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European Student Placement Agency
6 Month Data Analysis and IT Internship NETDA1205
ESPA finds the best international interns for the best companies in the UK and Ireland. For each of our internships you will be provided with accomodation and commute during the full duration of your stay. Our service is free to students so hesitate no more and apply for the internship that suits you!
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ESPA or European Student Placement Agency is a recruitment agency whose goal is to find high quality internships for European students and recent graduates in the UK. We work closely with our host companies to ensure the positions provide the candidates with a great experience, both professional and personal.
REQUIREMENTS: ESPA vacancies are open to all EU passport holders able to travel to the UK for an educational work placement, without the need for visa documents. You have to still be a student or have graduated in the last 12 months. Any student who is unsure of their visa situation should check with their university before applying.
The Host Company
This company is an independent IT and telecoms consultancy business providing advice on all aspects of telecommunications and IT to businesses in the UK, Ireland and across Europe. Formed in 1999, it provides impartial advice and outsourced management. They have expertise in cost reduction analysis, contract negotiation, hardware selection, tendering, and industry benchmarking, along with ongoing support and monitoring services.
The host company is looking for an open, trustworthy and professional candidate who has the passion for developing IT solutions.
The candidate will be assessing Microsoft SQL reporting technology. They will collaborate on reporting specifications, by working closely with customers to identify requirements and build solutions. Moreover, they will get the chance to teach user research across the teams. The successful intern will have considerable learning resources at their disposal, as well as access to experienced technicians for support.
6 to 12 months (12 months preferable).
Brighouse, extremely well placed town with links to other large towns such as Halifax and Huddersfield. Manchester and Leeds are just 30 minutes and 15 minutes away respectively.
Good written and spoken English. (B2/C1 minimum)
In accordance with the current best practice guidelines, you will be able to offer experience in more than one of these roles, with the aspiration to eventually master all of the following:
Create and maintain the various SQL BI models which support the business solutions
Develop new or improve existing format, use and control of Microsoft SQL
Publication of secure, intuitive business solutions to the SQL reporting server
Demonstrate good customer service with all the end users
Perform ad-hoc analytical requests and research projects assigned by management
Communicating effectively with the team, with developers and management
How to apply
STEP 1) Please, register with us at http://www.espauk.com/students/register-with-us
STEP 2) Please, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the reference code NETDA1205 attaching your CV as a pdf file. A cover letter is always helpful.
Are you eligible?
ESPA vacancies are open to all EU passport holders able to travel to the UK for an educational work placement, without the need for visa documents.
Background in computer science or mathematics
Passion for developing IT solutions
Database and SQL skills
Outstanding communication, organization, time management and interpersonal skills
Strong analytical skills
Clear evidence of attention to detail
Solid knowledge of design principles
A proactive approach to a wide and rapidly changing workload
Experience conducting user research is a plus
.Net and C# skills are an advantage
Previous work experience is not essential but preferred
BENEFITS: All ESPA’s services are free for students and alumni. The benefits are:
1) Paid Accommodation.
2) Paid Utility Bills (electricity, gas, water and council tax) + Internet Access
3) Commuter travel to work (accommodation will be found within an acceptable commuting distance from the workplace, if that requires more than a sensible walk then a bus/train ticket will be provided).
This will be sourced and managed on your behalf by ESPA. These benefits have an approximate value of 700€-1000€ per month (depending on location).
There is no salary over and above the benefits offered, unless specifically stated.
To know more, please visit: www.espauk.com
As most of European grants are no longer than 6 months the host company has agreed to offer a grant subsidy payment in the second half of the internship (months 7 to the end) in addition to the regular benefits.
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