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Employers on Campus: The Boston Consulting Group

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 03:00:00 +0000

The Boston Consulting Group is the worlds fastest growing global premium consulting firm. In Australia, we have the largest consulting footprint of all the premium consulting firms. Our consultants create impact daily, helping the world`s most ambitious firms transform their businesses by delivering strategic insight and transformative change -collaboratively. If you are someone with outstanding academic results in your chosen discipline, who sees a problem as an opportunity to find a solution, who not only wants to make a difference but is determined to make it happen, we encourage you to attend.



Employers on Campus: Jones Day

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers, including 550 in Europe and 250 in Asia, located in centers of business and finance throughout the world. Jones Day provides significant legal representation for almost half of the Fortune 500, Fortune Global 500, and FT Global 500. In this presentation, we will discuss: - Student paralegal opportunities and Graduate positions - What to expect when working for a global commercial law firm - Life at Jones Day and how we truly offer a `One Firm Worldwide` approach - How to be successful in joining Jones Day - Gift bags provided to attendees - Presenters include John Cooper, Brett Heading and Annie Leeks Seats are limited-register on Student Hub to reserve your place! 28 Feb. 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room, Building 14



Employers on Campus: Bain and Co.

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

Bain & Company is one of the world`s leading global business consulting firms, serving clients across six continents on issues of strategy, operations, technology, organisation and mergers and acquisitions. Have you considered a career in Management Consulting? Do you want to find out more about working for Bain & Company and the type of work we do? If so, then come along to our recruiting presentation to meet Bainies and hear all about the work we do.



Employers on Campus: AECOM

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

At this presentation, we will provide insight into our 3- year graduate program and what it`s like working in an engineering consultancy company, especially in a large multinational company. AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public – and private – sector clients. AECOM value collaborative thinking, bold use of technology and we have an appetite for delivering solutions to complex challenges. Our Graduates are pivotal to keeping our business energised and fit for the future. Come along to learn about AECOM and our Growing Professional Skills (GPS) graduate program. Seats are limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place today! Wed. 1 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room, Building 14



Employers on Campus: Peterpans Adventure Travel

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

The Peterpans Travel Group have been creating unique travel experiences since 1998. Roaring into the youth adventure travel scene, we celebrate a vibrant culture built by our passionate staff fighting for a fair deal for the traveller. We will provide an overview of backpacker & budget travel sector, introduce The Peterpans Travel Group, and discuss our internship program & open vacancies. Seats are limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place! Thurs. 2 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room, Building 14



Employers on Campus: Port Jackson Partners

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

Port Jackson Partners’ Employer Presentation Port Jackson Partners is one of Australia`s leading independent strategy consulting firms. We work in small Principal led teams to set corporate direction, define business strategies, and solve complex problems for our top-tier clients. A career at PJP will give you greater and earlier responsibility for an unparalleled development experience. PJP is a close-knit firm, with a strong collaborative and highly social culture. Our people are talented, hard-working, fun and inquisitive. A background in business is not necessary – our consultants come from a variety of disciplines including Science, Arts, Law, Engineering, Economics and Commerce. If you are passionate about problem-solving, have rigorous analytical capabilities and intellectual curiosity, paired with a strong academic record, we would be pleased to meet with you. Come along to our employer presentation to hear more about the work we do, meet some of our recent graduates, and learn why they chose to build a career with impact at Port Jackson Partners. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. 2 March 2017 1:00-3:00 Innes Room Building 21C, UQ Union Complex St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: McKinsey & Company

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

McKinsey & Company is the world`s most influential management consulting firms. We serve private companies and public sector institutions from more than 100 offices in over 50 countries around the world. We are looking for bright, creative women and men of exceptional intellectual ability and character to join our consulting team as Business Analyst. We will talk about Graduate opportunities and tips for a successful application. Seats are limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place! 3 March 2017 1:00-3:00 Innes Room (UQ Union Complex)



Employers on Campus: PwC Strategy &

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

By joining Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business, you will be part of a legacy of pioneering ideas. You’ll work with the brightest minds to solve today’s most challenging strategic issues and inspire companies to take bold actions. You’ll be surrounded by supportive and collaborative people who are genuinely dedicated to helping you learn and grow. You will turn big ideas into action, reshape business, and create lasting impact. We would like to provide you with an insight to Strategy& and the opportunities that we offer. Meet a few members of our team from Associate to Partners. Discuss Graduate and Winter Intern opportunities. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. 6 March 2017 1:00-3:00 Innes Room Building 21C, UQ Union Complex St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: AT Kearney

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

AT Kearney: We`ve got plans for you! Come and meet Consultants from A.T. Kearney and how to kick start your career in consulting! We are recruiting for Business Analysts to join in early 2018. A.T. Kearney is a leading global management consulting firm with offices in more than 40 countries. Since 1926, we have been trusted advisors to the world`s foremost organizations. A.T. Kearney is a partner-owned firm, committed to helping clients achieve immediate impact and growing advantage on their most mission-critical issues.



Employers on Campus: McGrathNicol

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

At McGrathNicol, we specialise in Advisory, Forensic, Transactions, Restructuring and Insolvency. We help both listed and private companies, including some of Australia’s leading and best known organisations to perform better. Presentation will include general information about McGrathNicol, working at McGrathNicol and our Vacation and Graduate programs. Target Areas: Commerce and Economics Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your seat. 7 March 2017 1:00-3:00 Innes Room, Building 21C UQ Union Complex St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Partners in Performance

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

Partners in Performance (PIP) is a unique and dynamic management consulting firm that delivers big, rapid, sustainable results for clients. Our firm is built around the simple premise that clients are looking for bottom line results, not ideas that may or may not be implemented. We deliver this by partnering with clients and by coaching them in real time, to create measurable and sustainable results. Partners in Performance will be presenting to students interested in applying for roles in management consulting in 2018. We will be showcasing our organisation: what we do; the clients and industries we serve; the results we deliver and how we are different to other management consulting firms. A Partners in Performance Director will present to students on the graduate opportunities offered at Partners in Performance including ‘Why PIP?’, the application process and tips and tricks for case study interviewing. http://www.pipint.com/en/ Seats are limited-register on Student Hub to reserve your place. 9 March 2017 1:00-3:00 Innes Room, UQ Union Complex Building 21C



Employers on Campus: Jardine Matheson

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Jardine Matheson Career Presentation Are you interested to develop a challenging business career in Asia with a multinational organisation, with extensive leadership development and mentoring support, and exposure to senior management? Jardine Matheson is a highly diversified group focused principally on Asia but respected on an international level. Today, our businesses comprise a combination of cash generating activities and long-term property assets. From property development to engineering, motor trading to hospitality, Jardines’ interests are far and wide. Learn about the Group’s interests at www.jardines.com. At Jardines, we’re looking to recruit future business leaders through our three graduate schemes: Jardine Executive Trainee Scheme (JETS), China Management Trainee Scheme (CMTS), Southeast Asia Talent Scheme (SEATS). We want to develop young managerial talent who will be capable of leading one of our Jardine Matheson Group businesses in Asia in the future. We’re coming to the University of Queensland to showcase what we can offer you, and we’d like you to join us. You’ll get: Insight to the Jardines Group businesses Understand how you could develop and progress your career through our graduate schemes Hear about our trainees’ journeys Learn about the leadership capabilities required to be successful at Jardines Acquire a good understanding of the application process Opportunity to network with our guest speaker and have your burning questions answered! No matter what you’re studying, if you have a passion for Asia, we’d love to meet you. Target disciplines: Business Management & Communication, Commerce, Economics, Engineering, IT, Computer & Software Engineering, Languages, Law Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your space. 10 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Quantium

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Quantium is one of Australia`s leading data analytics organisations. Partnering with almost every major brand you can think of, we work with them to analyse their own data and augment the models using our data partnerships. A data partnership is where we receive trillions of lines of transnational & customer data from NAB, Woolworths, Foxtel, Corelogic and Suncorp. Our insights are activated through Facebook and other media channels. Augmenting client data by leveraging data asset partnerships with leading companies across supermarkets, pay tv, banking, insurance & real estate, Quantium offer applied analytics consulting services and products to the biggest brands in the world. We will be presenting on Graduate opportunities. Come and see how you can share in the journey as we pave the way in Big Data! Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. 15 March 2017 12:00-1:00 Terrace Room, Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Vision Teaching

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

Vision Teaching is a London based teacher recruitment agency, who are currently recruiting for several teachers to join our staff for 2018! We have a variety of full time contracts and substitute teaching contracts available, both contracts offer guaranteed pay whether you work or not. This presentation will explore everything you need to know regarding the opportunity to teach in London, from visas, flights and costs to training and induction. Our presentation will cover the following four topic areas: - Teaching in London: UK Education System and Job Opportunities - Financial costs / salary Start up costs and salary - Required documentation Visas - Vision Teaching Seating is limited-register onStudentHub to reserve your place. 15 March 2017 13:00-15:00 Innes Room, UQ Union Complex St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: J.P. Morgan

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

If you`re ready to build your career, your way, or want to find out more about us, please visit our careers website: JPMorgan.com/yourcareer At this presentation, representatives from J.P. Morgan will discuss our summer opportunities. Seats are limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place! Thurs. 16 March 2017 1:00-3:00 Innes Room, Building 21C (UQ Union Complex)



Employers on Campus: Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Since 1947 Bank of America Merrill Lynch has been offering working capital solutions in Asia Pacific tailored to meet the growing needs of our clients with diverse geographic presence. Come meet with our senior executive in the presentation and speak with our representatives in different lines of businesses to know and understand our business, culture and workstyle. Come to this presentation to hear from our representatives and learn more about our business. You will also have the chance to network with our representatives. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. 16 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room, Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Suncorp

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Suncorp is a top 20 ASX-listed company with $96 billion in assets. The company has evolved into a unique franchise,delivering highly-valued banking and wealth, and insurance products and services across Australia and New Zealand. Our company employs approximately 13,500 employees and serves close to nine million customers through its trusted brands including Suncorp, AAMI, GIO, Shannons, Vero and Apia. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. Friday 17 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: HNA Group International

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 03:00:00 +0000

HNA Group is now ranking at No.353 among the global Fortune 500. HNA Group will provide the fresh students a comprehensive understanding about the group also the future career opportunity accompanies with this 18-24 months. HNA is a conglomerate company involved in aviation, real estate, financial services, tourism, logistics, and other industries. HNA International Talent Program HNA will offer the 18-24 months globally based training program, they will experience different opportunities though job rotation and relocation globally. HNA Group is now ranking at No.353 among the global Fortune 500. HNA Group will provide the fresh students a comprehensive understanding about the group also the future career opportunity accompanies with this 18-24 months. We are recruiting from all programs and all students-both domestic and international. Seating is limited-register below to reserve your place. 17 March 2017 1:00-3:00 Innes Room, UQ Union Complex St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Inspire Health Services

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Inspire Health Services are allied health providers for South East Queensland. With over 30 locations in Brisbane, our HQ are based at our Performance and Rehab Centre at West End where we have a comprehensive team of experts to look after your fitness and nutrition needs. Our key services include Physiotherapy, Exercise Physiology and Science, Athlete performance testing & programming, Dietetics, Sports specific training & Clinical Pilates. Our presentation will guide you on how to have a successful career in allied health. Speakers will include: Wayne Zivanic - CEO Zac Litherland - Exercise Physiology Dorothy Hawkins -Physiotherapist Sally Baumann - Dietetics James Nightingale - Sports Science Seats are limited-register at StudentHub to reserve your place! Tues. 21 March, 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room, Building 14



UQ Careers Fair 2017

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000

The UQ Careers Fair is an annual event that brings together university students and major employers from across the country. Students are invited to attend the Fair to meet employers, each of whom will have their own booth and display area. The 2017 Careers Fair will be held on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 at the UQ Centre. For UQ students, the event offers a unique opportunity to meet face-to-face with leading employers from government and private industry. The Careers Fair enables students to explore their career opportunities and obtain specific information about individual companies. In addition, a number of participants will be giving away useful information on finding employment, preparing resumes and performing well at job interviews.



Employers on Campus: Justteachers

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

justteachers tailors our service to your needs. Tell us the type of teaching position you would prefer, in the location of your choice and we will find a school that matches your needs. With a national shortage of teachers in England we can guarantee you work tomorrow! In this presentation, we will discuss graduate opportunities for teachers interested in working in schools throughout England, what to expect, how we can help to subsidize your trip, step by step instructions to clear you to work in England. Presentation will include a 3 minute power point presentation on who we are as a recruitment company and what England offers to you as an Australian teacher ready to take on the world. Free Flight Offer, Guaranteed Payment Plan, Face to Face Principal Interview and Q & A time. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. Terrace Room Building 14, St Lucia Campus 23 March, 2017 12:00-2:00



Technology for Food Businesses

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:30:00 +0000

In hospitality and always wanted to bring some new technologies into your business? Love food and would love to see technologists and foodies working together? Just love eating food and talking about tech? We have an event for you. River City Labs bringing together talented technologists, foodies and talented local Brisbane business people to discuss how food businesses can embrace technological change and improve their business. Whether it`s online ordering and delivery, taking your inventory and point of sale online, e-marketing or managing your back office from a browser, technology`s impact on food businesses is real and will only continue to grow. This event is a panel discussion featuring: Susan Lloyd Anderson - General Manager, UberEats Qld Chelsea Ford - Growth Strategist, Mentor and founder of Females in Food Angela Hirst - Founder Wandering Cooks and food community activator + one other special guest panellist to be announced soon. The event structure is as follows: 5.15-5.30pm – Arrival, drinks and networking 5.30-5.40 – Guest Introduction and Panel Presentations 5.40-6.15 – Panel Discussion: Technology in Food Businesses 6.15-6.30 – Question and Answer time with the audience 6.30-7pm – Drinks, snacks and networking



Employers on Campus: Carlton & United Breweries/AB In Bev

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) is one of Australia’s most iconic companies. We locally brew some of Australia`s most famous beers including Victoria Bitter, Carlton Draught, Pure Blonde, Great Northern, Matilda Bay and ciders including Strongbow, Mercury and Bulmers, as well as distribute some of the world’s leading international brands including Corona, Stella Artois and Budweiser. This presentation will give students an understanding of the CUB & Ab InBev businesses, our Global Management Trainee program, functional graduate programs and other opportunities. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. 28 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room, Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand is a professional member body which represents 115,000 accountants. At this presentation, we will provide you further information about how to become a Chartered Accountant and how to successfully pursue a career in accounting. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. 29 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room, Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Accenture

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Accenture solves our clients` toughest challenges by providing unmatched services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. We partner with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. With expertise across more than 40 industries and all business functions, we deliver transformational outcomes for a demanding new digital world. Cognitive Robots possess the kind of intelligence that humans have – they can reason, remember, learn, and communicate with each other and people. During this session, students will learn how these emerging technologies are changing the world. Target Areas: Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Business Management, Communication, Commerce, Engineering, IT, Computer and Software Engineering, Law, Maths, Physics, Pyschology and Social Work. Seating is limited-register on StudentHub to reserve your place. 30 March 2017 12:00-2:00 Terrace Room Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Employers on Campus: Teach Now

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 02:00:00 +0000

Teach Now specialises in supporting Australian teachers with finding relief work, long term and permanent teaching roles in London. We are unique among recruitment agencies as we believe in the importance of offering a personal, fully bespoke service to every teacher. We also have a unique partnership with local principals who are readily available to provide curriculum support via Skype and bespoke PD training. During the presentation, we will be discussing long term, permanent and day to day teaching work in London. We will also present our support services available to overseas teachers, which includes bespoke PD training. Our CEO will explain how you can Skype a London Principal to discuss teaching vacancies, provide support with the UK curriculum, interview tips and how you can be supported with your transition and throughout your stay in the UK. Our CEO will be presenting to graduate teachers and alumni the benefits of living and teaching in London. On the day of the presentation we will be able to arrange interviews via Skype with London Principals to discuss current teaching vacancies. Seating is limited-register on Student Hub to reserve your place. 12:00-2:00 31 March 2017 Terrace Room, Building 14 St Lucia Campus



Careers that shape the World

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 22:30:00 +0000

Careers that shape the world is an exciting student experience day designed to help Year 11 and 12 students choose a career that`s right for them. Students will take part in interactive, career-focused sessions delivered by industry professionals, academic experts and students from UQ. Sessions will be from areas including: Business, Economics, Tourism and Law Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology Health Sciences Humanities, Social Science, Education and Arts Science



UQ Gatton Open Day

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:30:00 +0000

Description: Learn about careers in agriculture, agribusiness, animal studies, veterinary science, plant science, food and the environment at our Gatton Open Day. Hear from leading researchers and current students about the diverse and exciting opportunities available to UQ Gatton students and graduates. Check the program for more information on scheduled tour times.



Postgrad Advice Night

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:00:00 +0000

Have your coursework and research questions answered, at UQ`s Postgraduate Advice Night. Discuss your study options, attend seminars, explore the campus and find out how UQ`s world-class postgraduate qualifications can help advance your career.