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The #HottestjobsintheWorld are back and this week there are some crackers in the Top 5. We've got a mixture of graduate jobs from the heart of government, luxury car manufacturers and international banks. While they are all offer something different for the aspiring graduate, some of the scheme that have made it into the top 5 #HottestjobsintheWorld are full of promise for graduates with the right potential. So enough of my waffling, check out the #HottestjobsintheWorld right now!
What you need to know: Based in London, with a salary of £27,451 and working to start your career in a specific area of financial or economic policy
What you need to show: 2.1 degree, 320 UCAS points, the ability to see the bigger picture and an excellent analytical mind Perfect careers available if you're interested in: Public Sector, Management, Accountancy and Finance HM Treasury are looking for the best graduates and not necessarily those from a financial or economic background. As a Policy Adviser, you will be working at the heart of government and at the centre of the decision making that's shaping the nation's future. Graduates will specialise in a of finance or economics and managing tasks such as Researching, analysing and evaluating complex data, then developing or enhancing policy ideas, writing briefings for Ministers and senior managers and responding to written questions from MPs and members of the public. As this is undoubtedly a popular job, HM Treasury are looking for a 2.1 degree and 320 UCAS points. On top of these skills, the Treasury wants to see an analytical mind, the ability to see the bigger picture and excellent communication skills.
What you need to know: Based in London, with a £30,000 salary and working to support all aspects of asset management, acquisitions and fund management
What you need to show: Great degree ideally in a maths related field, be highly motivated and have a strong interest in finance Perfect careers available if you're interested in: Finance, Banking and Research and Analysis Dalmore Capital have achieved the impossible, they have managed to jump from the #UndertheRadar Top 5 - The best jobs you may have missed right into the #HottestjobsintheWorld. An incredible feat, but shows that this job must certainly be tickling the interest of graduates. This role is the opportunity to join a relatively new and fast growing investment management company. They are looking for a bright and determined graduate who can learn fast and is looking for a career in Finance. Some of the duties that will be entrusted to the successful applicant would be work around asset management, acquisitions, fund management, value enhancement, preparation of investor reports, presentations, finance, admin, ad hoc analysis and support.
What you need to know: Opportunities nationwide, with a starting salary of £27,000 and a two year scheme to develop you into a future leader at Barratt
What you need to show : 2.2 or higher degree, ideally in a related field, real desire to pursue your chosen area as a career and the ability to pick up things quickly Perfect role if you're interested in: Property, Architecture and Construction, Engineering, Design and Logistics
The Barratt Aspire Graduate Schemes have returned again. Last year they were an ever present feature in the #HottestjobsintheWorld, but now they are back again within a week of going live. Barratt's Aspire Graduate Scheme has something for every graduate with a range of opportunities and streams open so you can really develop your career at the UK's favourite home-builder. This is a 2 year graduate programme which will teach you about finance, construction, sales, land buying, engineering and design, as well as quantity surveying and procurement skills. To be considered for the scheme, Barratt want to see at least a 2,2 degree. Ideally they would like graduate with relevant degrees to apply, such as the built environment. However, they are more than willing to look at applications from graduates who are really passionate about what they do and share the same values as Barratt.
What you need to know: Based in locations across the UK, with a competitive starting salary and 6 programmes to start your career
Nobody is surprised to see Santander in the top 5 most popular jobs of the last seven days. The only surprise maybe, is that it has been kept off the top spot. However, for graduates considering applying to this scheme, be quick as it closes on November 30th. This is a scheme that offers everything a graduate could want. They have 4 opportunities that you can apply for, including Marketing, UK Banking, Risk and Technology and Operations. Theses are fields that Santander can offer you the best training and support to ensure that you are a success. They are looking for you use your initiative and to help Santander become one of the best banks operating in the UK.
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What you need to know: Based in the North West, with a salary of £25,000 this is a two year programme with streams in business departments and various engineering fields
What you need to show : 2.1 degree in a relevant subject, experience or great interest in the automotive industry and second language preferable (ideally German). Perfect role if you're interested in: Engineering, Manufacturing and Production and Finance
From scraping into last week's #HottestjobsintheWorld to cruising to the top, it might be a while until this fantastic opportunity from Bentley is knocked off the top spot.As a world leading luxury car manufacturer, Bentley are looking for a range of business savvy and engineering graduates to join them in Crewe. Their Graduate development Programme is looking for graduates who have a 2.1 and a passion for the automotive industry. The Development programme is a 24 month long campaign designed to develop graduates both technically and professionally towards becoming our future leaders and technical experts. They have openings in the following: Engineering Whole Vehicle, Engineering Chassis, Engineering Electrical, Engineering Styling, Engineering Body & Trim, IT, Quality, Purchase, Sales & Marketing and Manufacturing