Disability Insight Days 2019: law and banking

Investing in Talent  is taking place on the 25th October in Canary Wharf. It will bring together disabled students who have an interest in investment banking with leading banks including Goldman Sachs, HSBC, JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley and UBS.

Explore the Law is taking place on the 27th November in Central London and this will bring together bright, ambitious students with disabilities who have an interest in commercial law with leading law firms. Confirmed firms so far include: Baker McKenzie, DLA Piper, Hogan Lovells, Linklaters, Norton Rose Fulbright and Slaughter and May.

As before, there is no cost to attend and reasonable student travel expenses will be re-imbursed.

Both events are taking place in London; please note that the actual venue is only communicated to students once they have applied to attend and their place has been confirmed.

Further details will follow.

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Investment Banking Careers Event for LGBTQ+ students – 24 September

INSIDE & OUT - LGBTQ+ Investment Banking Careers Event

When: Tuesday 24th September 2019, 3pm- 7:30pm

Where: City of London. Travel expenses reimbursed up to the value of £75

Attending firms: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas, Citi, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Nomura and Royal Bank of Canada.

To apply and find out more info visit: https://www.insideandout-banking.com/

The day will include an introduction to banking, as well as sessions with recent graduates- so don’t worry if you’re unfamiliar with financial services. Drinks and nibbles will be provided too!

 

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Careers workshops this week

Wednesday 28 August 

Job Club

2- 4 pm TM2-01, Roding Building

Thursday 29 August 

Assessment Centres

10 am – 11.30 am TM1-41 Red Zone Tower Building

To book a place please go to:

londonmet.ac.uk/careersevents

 

 

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BME Women’s Insight Day Friday 13 September London

Date:BME Women’s Insight Day

Time: 10am-4pm

Location: Plantation Place,

30 Fenchurch Street

London EC3M 3BD

You should be about to go into your final year, or recently graduated with a predicted/ achieved grade of 2.1 in any discipline. From a BME background and identify as  a female.

 The event will involve a panel discussion where you can ask our graduates about everything from employability skills to the work we do and our culture. You will have a tour of our innovation centre, get involved in recruitment sessions and find out how to excel at an interview, as well as network with experts from various business areas over lunch. Impress us and you will be fast-tracked through to an assessment centre for one of our graduate programmes.

Requirements:

You should be about to go into your final year, or recently graduated with a predicted/ achieved grade of 2.1 in any discipline. From a BME background and identify as  a female.

The event will involve a panel discussion where you can ask our graduates about everything from employability skills to the work we do and our culture. You will have a tour of our innovation centre, get involved in recruitment sessions and find out how to excel at an interview, as well as network with experts from various business areas over lunch. Impress us and you will be fast-tracked through to an assessment centre. For one of our graduate programmes

For more information and to register go to:

https://www.accenture.com/gb-en/careers/jobdetails?id=00740727_en-GB&title=BME+Women%27s+Insight+Day+-+13th+September+2019&keyword=headstart

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Aviation Job Fair – 3 October London Gatwick

Aviation Job Expo, will be held in October at London Gatwick.

This is the first job fair for the entire aviation industry, and it could be of real interest to students who are recently graduated.

Exhibitors include BA City Flyer, KLM Engineering and headline sponsors, BAE Systems.

Register now
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Careers workshops this week

Tuesday 20 August 

How to create a Linkedin profile for networking

10am TM 201 Roding Buiding

Wednesday 21 August 

Job Club

2pm TM 201

Thursday 22 August

Professionalism and Business Awareness

10 am – 11,30 am TM1-41 Red Zone Tower Building

Preparing for Psychometric Testing: Situational Judgement

2 pm 3.30 pm TM2-01 Roding Building

To book a place on a place on any of our workshops go:  londonmet.ac.uk/careersevents

 

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Tech Festival for STEM students; Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 October 2019

You have been given the opportunity to attend Tech. taking place at Printworks in London on the 2-3 October.

Tech. is Europe’s largest two-day festival of digital commerce and the technologies driving it. Over the 2 days, 3,000 attendees from 800 companies will come together to innovate the industry by discussing key themes – all the themes for 2019 can be found here.

Within retail and commerce companies there is a huge need for STEM talent. As a student studying one of these subjects you have been given the opportunity to meet retail brands, network with other universities and see exciting content from retailers that are revolutionising their industries, to the tech firms creating the most innovative products.

At the event you can visit the Tech. Campus, a space for you to meet other students and hear from retail brands who will be able to talk about graduate opportunities within their business.

If you would like to attend, please email Tiffany Platt; T.Platt@londonmet.ac.uk before 12 midday on 30 September.

 

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Virtual Event for students interested in a career in policing

The College of Policing has developed a Virtual Event platform for all police jobs and opportunities

This is a great opportunity for  students wanting to join the police service.  The platform promotes vacancies, volunteering and development opportunities across England & Wales. It hosts a whole array of useful resources to access from their mobile or desktop device.

Registration is very quick and easy. Students can find out more and sign up here.

 

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Free tickets to Catalyst London for 100 students

Are you a university student looking to boost your future STEM career?

Here’s your chance!

Our generous sponsors are funding 100 university students to attend Catalyst London for the full ticket price! Yes, we are serious! The first 100 people to claim their FREE STUDENT TICKET while they last will get full access to all sessions at this energizing and inspiring day-long event!

Don’t wait! Use the code CATALYSTSCHOLAR at checkout to snag your spot!

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Careers workshops this week

Wednesday 14 August

Career Skills:Team Development Skills

10-12.00 TM1-44, red zone Tower Building

Develop an understanding of the purpose of teams and how you can confidently contribute to the work of a team.

By the end of the session you will be able to: discuss the difference between a group and a team, identify the contributions that you make to a team activity and discuss the varied roles that individuals play within a team.

JOB CLUB

2.00-4.00 TM2-01, Avocor, IT Lab, Roding Building

This is a practical and interactive job club, which gives students the opportunity to access Careers support, to explore the range of resources available, and to receive individual advice and guidance, and to apply for jobs

Thursday 15 August

Top Tips for Effective CVs & Cover Letters

10.00-11.00 TM1-41, red zone

In an increasingly competitive job market, you need to make an impact when completing your CV and cover letter. Come along to this workshop to find out how you can make the most of your skills and promote yourself effectively in your CV and covering letter.

Preparing for Psychometric Tests – Verbal & Numerical Reasoning

2.00-3.30 TM2-01, Avocor, IT Lab, Roding Building

During this workshop you will learn about both numerical and verbal reasoning tests used by employers during recruitment. Participants will get the chance to look at example questions as a group and work through some further examples in a supportive environment.

To book a place of any of our workshops go to: londonmet.ac.uk/careersevents

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