2015 Training Contract Opportunities with Eversheds in Birmingham

As a growing international law firm, Eversheds has market-leading teams of legal and business advisors across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. But international influence is only part of our strength. We are also recognised for our innovative thinking, our willingness to challenge industry norms and our client-centred approach to delivering results. This has produced a vibrant career environment – one that offers you the training, resources and opportunities to develop your talent and achieve your full potential.

We now have a number of additional training contract opportunities to start in 2015 in our Birmingham office. If you are available to start in September 2015 and are interested in applying, then please complete the simple application form and upload your CV by visiting the link below:


Please note that applications will be screened on a first come first served basis, and so please ensure that you apply as soon as possible to ensure you do not miss out on this opportunity.

Early Access Google Technical Internships for disabled and dyslexic students

EmployAbility is delighted to be working with Google to offer disabled students the opportunity this special opportunity to apply early for the 2015 Summer Trainee Engineering Program (STEP) and Software Engineer Summer Internship.
About the STEP programme

Deadline: 3rd August 2014

The Google 2015 STEP internships in EMEA is specifically designed for students of computer science and related subjects, who will complete the first year of their university studies by summer of 2015, or will complete the second year if they are on a 4 or 5 year programme.

This program will provide the successful applicants with invaluable experience within a professional computer science and software engineering environment, built around three core components: a software project, skills-based training, and professional development.

This program is open to all qualified University students and is committed to addressing diversity at Google and in the technology industry.

This summer trainee program includes:

  • Software Project: A 12-week development project that you will work on with a team of Googlers and other STEP Interns. Skills-Based Training: Enhance your coding skills; get exposed to new tools and programming languages.
  • Professional Development: Attend ongoing technical talks by senior Googlers, additionally, learn how to enhance your resume, tackle technical interviews, and improve your presentation skills.
  • Mentorship: Be matched with a Google engineer, other than your manager, to guide you through your summer experience.
  • Fun: Social activities, community building and networking. Build a relationship with your peers.
  • Exposure: A unique glimpse into applying your computer science studies in a professional environment.

Minimum qualifications

  • You will Have completed your first year of undergraduate studies by Summer 2015 and will be enrolled in a BA/BS program.
  • International students who are currently enrolled at a university within Europe and Israel are eligible to apply. If hired, students will need to provide Google with proof of authorization to work in the relevant country
  • You must be available between June and September 2015
  • Students should have programming experience in either Java, Python, C, or C++.

For more information and to Apply
Please visit the STEP 2015 page and click on the “Apply Now” button at the very bottom to start and submit your application.

A complete application includes resume, transcript (unofficial is acceptable) and evidence of a website or application you have created

About the Software Engineer Internship

Deadline: 3rd August 2014

Google’s software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how millions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Their ambitions reach far beyond just Search. Their products need to handle information at the the scale of the web. They are looking for ideas from every area of computer science, including information retrieval, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking, security, data compression, and user interface design; the list goes on and is growing every day.

As a software engineer, you work on a small team and can switch teams and projects as their fast-paced business grows and evolves. Google need their engineers to be versatile and passionate to tackle new problems as Google continue to push technology forward.

As a key member of a small and versatile team, you design, test, deploy and maintain software solutions.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a BS, MS or PhD in computer science or a related technical field. Typically with 12-18 months of further study to complete a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, or at any stage in your PhD.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience in systems software or algorithms
  • Excellent coding skill in C, C++, Java or Python
  • Knowledge of UNIX / Linux or Windows environment, and APIs
  • Familiarity with TCP/IP and network programming

For more information and to Apply

Please visit the Software Engineer Internship 2015 page and click on the “Apply Now” button at the very bottom to start and submit your application.


MICROBIOLOGIST ADVERT JULY 2014We are currently recruiting for the following position:
London Site Microbiologist

Salary starting from £29,000 – £32,828 Job Number MFG00004258

Key responsibilities:
•The Site Microbiologist will have overall responsibility for the development and implementation of the site’s microbiological program and ensure overall compliance of the site vs the relevant microbiological standards.
•Specifically you will be responsible for the following areas: a)Microbiology laboratory, laboratory standards and procedures; qualification of microbiology laboratory personnel b)Compliance to the requisite microbiological operating standards and procedures c)Microbiology Daily Management system

To submit your application and read more on each role please go to www.pgcareers.com

Use the search jobs function for the relevant job number found on this advert. Application deadline 31st July 2014


Oxylane recruits interns for 6 months at its headquarter in France, starting with September 1st 2014.



You guarantee reliable product quality and improve sustainable development in production.

  • You evaluate and ensure the quality of your products.
  • You carry out quality system control on your supplier.
  • You measure and correct discrepancies.
  • You explain and recommend changes.
  • You enforce the social charter.
  • You ensure that environmental and toxicology rules are respected.
  • You define the continuous improvement plan to optimize quality and efficiency
  • Concrete, you love to be on the field to test and apply your strategies.
  • A good communicator: you motivate your supplier and ensure their continual progression.
  • Organized: you endlessly strive to adhere to deadlines and prioritize your actions.
  • Responsible and thorough: you achieve high quality production.
  • Honest and committed: you apply the social and environmental charter with conviction and determination.
  • With your helpful attitude and love of sport you push yourself to find solutions.
  • Your pragmatism and energy allow you to achieve your goals.
  • You must speak good English.




You organise production according to delivery, lead time and stock imperatives.

  • You identify production needs.
  • You calculate and rationalise your component requirement.
  • You reduce stock costs.
  • You optimise production capacity.
  • You offset seasonal variations and unexpected requirements.
  • You track orders all the way to delivery.
  • You develop the performance and skill of your supplier.


  • Proactive and able to plan ahead, you ensure that production meets needs in spite of seasonal fluctuations or for other reasons.
  • You are committed to answering production needs within established deadlines.
  • You are organized and produce in an optimal way.
  • You communicate easily and transmit information to your supplier in a smooth and simple manner.
  • Since you don’t give up easily, you obtain for your supplier a maximum production capacity.
  • You are thorough and able to analyze well; you interpret numerical data in a reliable and efficient way.
  • Because you are eager to please and enjoy sports, you are able to make the extra effort to find solutions. Your practicality and vitality enable you to reach your objectives.
  • You must speak good English.

Oxylane is a French company and a market leader in sporting goods. The first “Decathlon product” is born in 1986. Today, we have 26 production offices in 22 countries.

Oxylane employs over 60,000 people worldwide and generated an income of 7 billion Euros in 2013.

Oxylane controls the entire product development chain: R&D, design, production, logistics and sales. All these activities have common purpose:

Make the pleasure and benefits of sport accessible to all.

The main brand store of Oxylane, Decathlon, provides to customers 65 sports under one roof, promoting the well-being of life and distribute our 20 “Passion Brands” (B’Twin, Domyos, Quechua, Tribord, etc.) created together with our production teams. It also distributes major international brand products.

You want to grow in an international and multicultural environment? You want a job with responsibilities and challenges?

You want to find good opportunities? Join us!

Send your application before September 30, 2014 to ana.birta@oxylane.com


About to graduate? Still looking for a graduate job?

KPMG’s graduate roles are perfect opportunities to nurture the expert in you. With positions across Audit, Tax and Pensions, Financial Advisory, and Technology Consulting, there’s something at KPMG for everyone.

You’ll get a fast-track career with one of the UK’s top graduate employers, a highly competitive salary, an excellent bonus scheme, 25 days’ holiday, world-class training, as well as financial support towards gaining professional qualifications.

Why not take a look at KPMG’s remaining opportunities in the Midlands and apply now?

Audit: Birmingham and Nottingham

Public Sector Audit: Birmingham and Nottingham

Tax: Birmingham and Nottingham

Pensions: Birmingham

Investment Advisory: Birmingham

Financial Advisory – Transactions & Restructuring: Birmingham and Nottingham

Financial Advisory – Transactions & Restructuring (Mandarin): Birmingham

Technology Consulting – Advisory Services: Birmingham

Technology Consulting – Solution Specialists: Birmingham

Click here to apply for opportunities in Birmingham.

Click here to apply for opportunities in Nottingham.


Want to meet KPMG in person? 

It’s the people that make KPMG – but rather than just taking their word for it, why not go and find out for yourself?

It’s only a year or two since the KPMG trainees on hand were in your position; researching different career options to ensure they chose the right programme and right employer for them.

KPMG’s people are in the perfect position to chat through their own transition from university to employment and answer any queries you may have about KPMG’s business areas and career options. Should you decide to apply, KPMG’s events are the perfect place to pick up a few helpful hints and tips about their recruitment process!

All degree disciplines welcome!


Wednesday, 25th June, 5pm ‘til 7pm


Monday, 7th July, 5pm ‘til 7pm

Places at these events are limited so to guarantee your spot, register here for Birmingham or here for Nottingham.

Dress code: Business casual

Apprenticeship Scheme 2014-15 – Spring Dance Company

8th July 2014 – London

Springs Dance Company is inviting applications for the remaining places for its
Apprenticeship Scheme commencing in September 2014. This is an intensive dance training course within a Christian context.

Dancers and students can apply to audition for the one year course, elevate dance company which culminates in a tour of performances and workshops. Those with less experience of dance or those wishing to undertake a course of enriching CPD can apply to audition for the three month elevate foundation course. Both courses commence in September 2014, and take place in South London.

To apply for an audition, please see our website for course descriptions and to download an application form. Alternatively, please contact the office for an informal conversation on elevate@springsdancecompany.org.uk or 07775 628 442. The next audition will be taking place on Tuesday 8th July in London.

Alternatively, for those applying from overseas, it is possible to send in an audition video
via DVD or web link – please contact us for further details.

Graduate Business Partnership

The Graduate Business Partnership is a project-based placement scheme organised by the University of Exeter. The scheme places recent graduates with local organisations between 8 weeks and up to 23 months. During the placements the graduate receives training from the University.

Application process:
You can apply to any of the placements by submitting an application form to Internships@ex.ac.uk for each project detailing your suitability to the project. Your application form will be forwarded to the host organisation. If they are interested in you they will then contact you directly and arrange an interview.

Graduates from any UK university with the right to work in the UK may apply.


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