This week for the #UndertheRadar Top 5 I have gathered some of the best and most promising graduate jobs on the site. They may not be the biggest or most fancy companies around, but they certainly have something to offer the promising graduate. So if you don't fancy joining the big corporate rat race, take a look at these 5 #UndertheRadar roles and see where your career could take you. What you need to know: Based in Pinner (Middlesex), working with the Creative Director on offline and print productions and online coding and marketing work
What you need to show: Working knowledge of Adobe Creative suite, artistic flair and be up to date with the latest design trends Perfect if you're interested in: Advertising and Public Relations, Media, Design and Internet and Digital Media
EvokeU are looking for a creative and artistic graduate to join them in Pinner, Middlesex. The role has two key responsibilities that they are looking for the graduate to satisfy. Firstly, they are looking for a graduate who would be competent designing, creating and managing the print related offline material for marketing. Secondly, designing, creating and coding of online web related marketing. For this role, EvokeU want a graduate who has a fantastic command of the Adobe Creative Suite, who is always up to date with the latest trends and motifs in design, as well as having a flexible approach to working on projects.What you need to know: Based in the South East, working with an international Environmental consultancy on water related projects What you need to show: Engineering degree, or suitable alternative, knowledge of water distribution and a full driving license
The RPS Group are an international Environmental consultancy and they are looking to add a graduate to their growing UK Water department. They are looking for a graduate who has an excellent grounding in Water, Water Networks and Engineering, who is looking to join an international company to build on these skills. Some of the duties that graduates could be trusted with include: Meter and PRV/PMA design, Leakage analytics and Large scale data manipulation and transfer.
What you need to know: Based in Bournemouth, with a salary of between £21,734 to £23,945, on a full training programme What you need to show: Be able to study and work at the same time, great team working skills and an interest in pursuing a career in Accountancy Perfect if you're interested in: Accountancy and Public Sector
Bournemouth Borough Council are looking to bring in and train an ambitious graduate who is looking for a career in Accountancy. They are offering a fully trained position where a graduate can work and learn at the same time as they are sponsored through their Accountancy qualifications. This is a fully structured programme which will include varied placements in their finance teams, including the Corporate and Technical team, Service finance teams and Audit and Assurance.
What you need to know: Based in Farnborough, with a salary between £20,000 and £22,000 and office based for the first 18 months
What you need to show: 2.1 degree, desire to start a business career and a great understanding of customer service Perfect if you're interested in: Sales and Retail
DKB Household are a globally leading company in home and kitchenwares, with some of their product lines and brands including Cole & Mason, Jamie Oliver, Ken Hom, Zyliss and Culinare. They are looking for a "can-do" graduate who will join them in their Farnborough Office for 18 months, learning how the business operates and more about the Sales role, as well as the network of wholesalers and distributors especially in the catering trade. After 18 months, graduates will be based regionally as an Area Sales Manager.
What you need to know: Based in West Malling, Kent, with a competitive salary and working with high end insurance What you need to sho w: 2.1 degree, full driving license and knowledge or experience of the insurance sector would be desirable
Perfect if you're interested in: Sales and Media Stirling Insurance are looking for a driven and ambitious graduate to join their team and embark on an exciting career in Insurance. Beginning on the Traineeship, the successful applicant will start the niche High Net Worth household insurance market where you will learn about High Net Worth underwriting. Also as part of the traineeship, graduates will be required to work towards their ACII qualifications to gain status as a Chartered Insurance Professional.