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A&O SHEARMAN BRAND AMBASSADOR!

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We are now accepting applications to become the next A&O Shearman Brand Ambassador!

You will be paid £13 per hour for this role

You will be required to work approximately 2 hours per week over a 16 week period starting in mid September 2024 - February 2025

We are hiring 30 Brand Ambassadors for our 2024/25 campaign from the below universities:

Bath
★ Birmingham
Bristol
★ Cambridge
★ Cardiff
★ Durham
East Anglia
Edinburgh
Exeter
★ Glasgow
★ Imperial
★ Kent
★ Kings College London
Lancaster
★ Leeds

Leicester
★ Liverpool
LSE
★ Manchester
★ Newcastle
Nottingham
Oxford
Queen Mary
★ Queens Belfast
★ Sheffield
★ Southampton
St Andrews

★ Surrey
★ UCL
★ Warwick
York

WHO ARE A&O SHEARMAN?

Since the two legal powerhouses – Allen & Overy, and Shearman & Sterling – joined forces in May 2024, A&O Shearman has proven to be a force to be reckoned with, a new type of industry leader with truly global capabilities. And as our clients navigate an increasingly complex world, we continue to rise and meet that challenge.

With offices in a vast range of global locations, here, you’ll be able to work on the most complex, high-profile, interesting legal work for the world’s biggest businesses. We are the only firm with this strength and depth, giving you the perfect platform to learn, develop your skills and show what you’re capable of at the highest levels.

As your career develops with us, you’ll benefit from being part of our global community of world-class lawyers – with a shared culture that will support you to be your best and thrive wherever your career takes you.

This firm is built for the future of law, and for your future too.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF AN A&O SHEARMAN BRAND AMBASSADOR

  • Work towards objectives and targets set by On-Campus Promotions and A&O Shearman

  • Collaborate with clubs and societies to raise awareness of A&O Shearman

  • Carry out promotional activities on campus to raise awareness of A&O Shearman, such as “Meet the Brand Ambassador” events, lecture shout-outs, event stalls and more

  • Utilise social media channels to share information about A&O Shearman

  • Promote engaging content such as newsletters, reels, and graphics to support the A&O Shearman campaign

  • Gather feedback from students and provide insights and reports to the On-Campus Promotions team

ROLE REQUIREMENTS

You must be a 2nd or penultimate year student as of September 2024 - we will not be accepting final year applications

You must be on track for a 2:1 & have gained AAB or equivalent at A-Level

Availability to work 2-3 hours per week both on and off campus from September - February

Comfortable working independently, both on campus and on social media

Ability to maintain regular communication with your On-Campus Promotions manager via our mobile app

Passionate about the law industry and helping others achieve their career goals with A&O Shearman

ROLE REQUIREMENTS

You ideally will be a member of your university Law Society, other society memberships are also preferable

You must be confident producing social media content, including short form video content

We are especially interested in candidates who understand the significance of DE&I, particularly in engaging with and inspiring commitment from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds

You must be able to think outside the box and always seek out new opportunities

THE BENEFITS OF BECOMING AN A&O SHEARMAN BRAND AMBASSADOR

Get exclusive access to undergraduate/graduate opportunities at A&O Shearman and gain valuable insights into the application process

Build useful skills for your CV such as public speaking, networking and time management

Get paid £13 per hour + bonuses

Receive personalised training from A&O Shearman including a two day training programme at the A&O Shearman office in London

Regular calls and group catch ups with On-Campus Promotions and other Brand Ambassadors to ensure you are supported throughout

Gain valuable marketing and promotional experience

What is the application process?

Step one: Register with On-Campus Promotions & apply for the Single-Employer Brand Ambassador role

Step two: If eligible, you will be invited to complete a content creation task specific to A&O Shearman

Step three: If successful, you will then be asked to

create a 2 minute video specific to A&O Shearman's campaign objectives

Step four: What you've been waiting for! Attend a 20 minute virtual interview with OCP & A&O Shearman

The deadline to apply to become an A&O Shearman Brand Ambassador is Wednesday 31st July 2024.

Upon a successful application, you will be invited to the A&O Shearman London office in August for a 2 day training programme. You must be available to attend on the 20th and 21st August 2024.

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