Employer Information Resources


These pages will help you find and research employers and enable you to:


They do not just list sites where jobs for graduates and undergraduates are advertised but also include resources that will help you to do more in-depth research to find out about employers.

This research will really help you to make your applications stand out – all graduate recruiters appreciate a candidate who has shown the motivation to research the company and its environment.

You should know:


When visiting an employer’s website, don’t just look at their graduate recruitment pages. Other sections (such as About Us, Media or News)will give you extra information that will help you find out about these current issues and latest developments.

Recruitment Sites

Most of these cover companies offering graduate jobs, internships and placement years and include background information as well as vacancies.

Graduate Internships

Many employers, from large companies to small businesses and from government departments to charities, are now offering internships to graduates. These are short-term, career-related posts which can start at any time of year and typically last around three to six months. They offer a good way to gain initial experience or to try out a career area that interests you.

Other Information Resources

The following resources are more general but may be helpful for employers that don’t recruit graduates on a regular basis

I want to work in …

Brief introductions to over 100 different careers with links to key employers and resources in that sector www.kent.ac.uk/careers/workin.htm

Recruitment agencies

CES pages listing Graduate and Specialist Recruitment Agencies and Job Boards www.kent.ac.uk/careers/recruit.htm

Employers in specific locations


Last fully updated April 2015