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CII - Careers in Insurance and Financial Planning

Date: 22 October 2019
Time: 13:00

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Are you looking for a rewarding career utilising your degree? From cyber risk to climate change, you will help people and businesses to manage finances; risk including cyber risk, drones, catastrophe driverless cars and much more. The insurance and financial planning sector has significant influence in the economy and international reach – this could be your passport to success.

 

Are you good with numbers and like communicating with people? How about a profitable career in personal finance and financial planning?  A financial planning role could see you help your clients and businesses to grow and prosper, clients may range from individuals very much like yourself to high net worth earners from sports professionals and celebrities.

 

Considering a Career in Law? Businesses need qualified Legal professionals such as Commercial Solicitors, In-house Case Investigators or Paralegals to name but a few.

 

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Medical Writing at Ashfield Healthcare

Date: 22 October 2019
Time: 13:00

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Enjoy science, but don't want to work in a lab? Enjoy writing?

Jon Griffiths, a recent Faculty of Biological Sciences graduate, is coming in to tell us about being a medical writer at Ashfield Healthcare and will give tips for how to get into the industry.

Location: Roger Stevens Lecture Theatre 3.



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Year in Industry Employer Presentations: British Airways - Airbus - Leeds Internship Programme

Date: 22 October 2019
Time: 15:00

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Are you looking for a Year in Industry placement?

At this event, three placement providers will talk about the opportunities at their organisations, as well as tips for the recruitment process etc.

3pm Tuesday 22nd October in Roger Stevens LT 17 (7.17)


Beccy Hutchinson
is currently an undergrad student at Leeds studying Politics completing her placement year with Airbus. Her role at Airbus is Public Affairs Intern and she is situated at the Broughton (North Wales) plant. Her role includes:

  • Organising and hosting visits to the Broughton plant by stakeholders including MPs, AMs, Councillors, etc.
  • Updating the Airbus Public Affairs Website.
  • Writing a weekly political round up for our stakeholders.
  • Responsible for the Airbus newsletter which goes to our political stakeholders.
  • Write policy papers for Airbus managers.

Beccy will give an overview of Airbus and its placement opportunities - which range from cover a variety of areas including comms, engineering, HR, etc… - focussing on the Political Affairs and CSR internships


Tom Raffan is in his final year of study, whilst also being the Campus Ambassador for British Airways at the University of Leeds. His job is to promote the wide range of roles they have available to university students. They have eight different programmes available, including three-month summer internships, eleven-month industrial placements and graduate schemes of varying lengths. He will be providing details of these programmes, including what they entail and how to apply, and he will be sharing his experiences from his year in industry on the Future Leaders Business Placement.

Tom recently completed a year-long placement with British Airways himself, so he knows what it is like from a student perspective.


Mary Cawley, works at the University of Leeds Careers Centre, and will talk about the Leeds Internship Programme. Its a set of paid internship opportunities ( 8-12 week summer / winter internships or 9-12 month Year in Industry placements) that are exclusively available for University of Leeds Students. Many of these are with local charities and small and medium sized organisations, whilst others are working on projects here at the University.

3pm Tuesday 22nd October in Roger Stevens LT 17 (7.17)




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Media Futures - Designing for the Global Entertainment Market

Date: 22 October 2019
Time: 16:00

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DESIGNING FOR THE GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT MARKET

NEWSUBSTANCE is an award winning Leeds based design studio who imagine, design, build and perform for the global entertainment industry.

Managing Director Mungo Denison will be talking about the inherent challenges of working in a global entertainment market, the approach NEWSUBSTANCE has taken to grow and develop its offering and the skills and attributes they look for in new hires.

4-5pm, Speakman Lt, Clothworkers Building North





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DLA Piper UK LLP - University of Leeds Company Presentation & Networking Evening

Date: 22 October 2019
Time: 18:00

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Please sign up via : www.dlapipergraduates.com/uk/events

Venue : DLA Piper -Leeds office (Princes Exchange, Princes Square, Leeds, UK, LS1 4BY)

Come and experience an evening with DLA Piper where you will learn about the firm's international presence, culture and career opportunities. You will have the chance to meet with inspirational colleagues from across the firm.

We welcome applications from non-law and law students. We are recruiting predominantly for our 2020 UK Summer Internship

Programme (relevant for final year non-law students and penultimate year law students) and our 2020 First Year Insight

Programme (relevant for second year non-law students and first year law students).





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