Careers and Employability Service

Careers Fair: Tuesday 1 November 2016

12pm-3pm, Sports Centre, Canterbury Campus

Kindly sponsored by:
Saga
ERAC
FDM

 

Exhibitor list: (this is constantly being updated so keep checking back)

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Accenture

Bring your talent and passion to a global organisation at the forefront of business, technology and innovation. Collaborate with diverse, talented colleagues and leaders who support your success. Help transform organisationsand communities around the world. Sharpen your skills with industry-leading training and development, as you build an extraordinary career. Discover how great you can be. Visit accenture.com/ukgraduates. As one of the world’s leading consulting and technology organisations, we achieve amazing things for our clients every day – whether that’s increasing profits, gaining a greater market share, redefining strategies, working with new technologies or offering better customer experiences.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Advanced Computer Software

Join a business that embraces innovation, gives you the scope to seize every opportunity and will help get you where you want to go. Life at Advanced begins in an unprecedented environment with a role that matters, taking you on a fast paced journey of discovery, however big that might be. We’re one of the UK’s largest and fastest growing software companies. True partnership is the defining thing that makes us different from the competition. We pride ourselves on delivering focused software solutions for public sector, enterprise commercial and health & care organisations that simplify complex business challenges and deliver immediate value.

Recruiting from: Business and Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate scheme

Allianz Insurance

Allianz have been trading since 1890.  Today, Allianz is a global leader in insurance and financial services, with approximately 142,000 employees worldwide.  The Allianz Group serves approximately 85 million customers in more than 70 countries, with 5,600 employees in our UK insurance business at over 20 office locations. Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and one of the leading integrated financial services providers worldwide and the largest property and casualty insurer in the world. At Allianz Insurance, we provide peace of mind and protection in unforeseen circumstances, for our clients.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Amazon

Amazon’s Graduate Team is hiring for our 2016 Area Managers. #AmazonGradsPioneer Amazon delivers millions of products to hundreds of countries. Our teams possess a wide range of skills and expertise. With more than 80 Fulfillment Centers worldwide, Amazon is growing at a pace that requires the best and brightest talent to be brought in to our company to help us continue to make history. Our overall mission is simple: We want Amazon to be the place where our customers can find, discover and buy anything online. With your help, Amazon will continue to enable people to discover new worlds.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Other

Animate Arts Company

Are you creative? Are you looking for a career in the Arts OR marketing? Do you like working with children, young people and in the community? If you answered yes to these questions, then come and find us! We want to meet individuals who are enthusiastic, friendly and creatives who are looking for work placements to develop their knowledge and experience in the world of participatory arts. From creating artworks in public spaces to arts marketing, we would like to offer placements to the right individuals and help them to step into the arts sector. www.animateartscompany.com

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience
  • Work shadow/insight days
  • Volunteering

Apogee

Apogee is a market-leading independent Managed Services provider of print, document and process technology across the UK and Europe. Our reputation as the first choice provider for multi-vendor print technology and service is built on the unique approach we have taken to Managed Services, pro-actively monitoring our clients to maximise their uptime, and the innovation we employ to maintain a portfolio of services which differentiate us. The fastest growing solution provider in the industry, Apogee provides tailored office and production print systems which combine the best hardware and software technology from market-leading manufacturers with our uniquely pro-active Managed Services.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience

The Army

The Army is recruiting. If you want a career that offers challenge and adventure, then a career in the Army could be right for you. To find out more about Army life search Armyjobs. The salary is competitive and you’ll get paid from the moment you start your training. With over 200 different roles, there’s a huge range of careers to choose from, including catering, logistics and engineering, medicine, Law, IT and many more.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Graduate jobs

APR LLP

APR provides actuarial solutions and other services including modelling, data analysis, and training consultancy to our clients, typically insurance companies and other large UK financial institutions. The key to our success continues to be our recruitment of a number of the UK’s brightest graduates who, after being provided with comprehensive training, support our clients on a wide range of projects.  New clients choose us and existing clients stay with us because of our reputation for developing high-quality actuarial talent that can assist them on some of their most challenging projects.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

ASOS

We’re a global online fashion retailer and, with over 75,000 product lines across womenswear, menswear, footwear, accessories, jewellery and beauty, we’re setting the pace in a worldwide fashion revolution. With around 3,000 new product lines being introduced each week, we’re ambitious and we know our stuff. We have websites targeting the UK, USA, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Russia, Australia and China and we ship to 240 countries from our distribution centre in the UK. We’re always looking for great people to join us – people who are as passionate as we are and, just as importantly, embrace change and innovation. As a place where fashion and technology make perfect partners, we have a real sense of excitement about the future and the possibilities it can bring.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate schemes

atom42

atom42 are an online marketing agency based in North London, who help their clients increase the business they get through their websites. Their specialisms include PPC, SEO, social, usability, plus web development and design.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs

AXA

Do you ever wonder about the never-been-done, the what-could-be? The world is constantly changing and we want to lead the way. At AXA, we’re thinking far beyond what you would expect in order to better care for our 103 million global customers. And we’re looking for curious, challenge-hungry minds to help shape the future. If you’re ready for a unique learning experience where you’ll go further, faster, where you’ll be challenged, developed and supported every step of the way, join our Graduate or Internship Programmes.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate schemes
  • Internships
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BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s most innovative companies, delivering a range of services from technology-led defence and aerospace systems to cyber security. The company’s Graduate Development Framework (GDF) enables talented graduates to develop their potential. With over 18,000 engineers in the UK, the company offers opportunities across a wide range of engineering disciplines. Openings in the defence and aerospace business cover everything from civil, electrical, manufacturing and naval architecture, to research, software and systems. There is also a continual need for people to support in business development, commercial, human resources, information technology, procurement project management and finance.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Bank of England

For over 320 years we have been at the heart of the UK economy – working to maintain monetary and financial stability for the good of the people. Whether it’s setting interest rates or issuing banknotes, regulating the financial sector or devising economic policy, our work touches the lives of everyone in the UK.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Bright Network

You’re remarkable. You probably don’t get told this enough (or if you do, lucky you) but at Bright Network we believe you’re rather special. That’s why we created Bright Network – to help you get to where you want to go in life. We’re here to support you both at university and beyond, giving you essential advice and personal career support. Whether you want to work at an established blue chip, tread an entrepreneurial route or simply wish to explore what's out there, we tell you about opportunities with exceptional companies and invite you to unique, career-focused events - from invitation-only networking, to bespoke workshops and skills sessions. Get ahead, get notice and be part of the only careers network for the brightest students. You are Generation Bright.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Summer internships

Brighton Journalist Works

At Brighton Journalist Works we do what it says on the tin: we provide you with the necessary skills to get you started on a career in journalism. You’ll be taught how to source and write a story; how to take shorthand notes; how to avoid being sued; how to set out a page; what makes the UK tick; and how to turn your mobile phone into a mini-newsroom. Our 16-week Fast-track course and our 38-week Part-time course are both accredited by the NCTJ, the industry’s training regulator. And the icing on the cake - we’re based in Brighton, the UK’s media city.

Recruiting from Journalism

  • Postgraduate study options

British Airways

The opportunities for graduates can be varied, and the list of fascinating challenges is endless. All British Airways employees play a key part of fulfilling a profound purpose, the promise British Airways makes to its customers – ‘To Fly. To Serve.’ These words describe the passion and expertise that British Airways sets out to demonstrate every day, delivering a unique personalised service to its customers. Any graduate joining British Airways can expect real jobs with real responsibilities. This takes ambition, resilience, and the drive to go above and beyond. There is a need to work smart, think innovatively and have the will to be the best. Graduates can expect to work across different business areas, be involved in key business decisions, and have opportunities to travel and work in different locations. Working on live projects with real impact, their placements see them making the most of their innovative thinking and problem-solving capabilities. With a comprehensive induction and a structured development plan, British Airways graduates will have all the support and opportunities they need to develop and fulfil their potential.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Postgraduate study options

British Psychological Society (BPS)

Psychology is the scientific study of people, the mind and behaviour. The British Psychological Society is the representative body for psychology and psychologists in the UK. We are responsible for the development, promotion and application of psychology for the public good.  We aim to be the learned society and professional body for the discipline, make psychology accessible to all, promote and advance the discipline, be the authoritative and public voice of psychology, determine and ensure the highest standards in all we do.

Recruiting from: Psychology

  • Postgraduate study options
  • Other

BT

BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications services and solutions, with customers in 180 countries. BT operates globally and delivers locally. BT’s unique breadth of scope, reach and capability helps solve the most complex business communications requirements on a global scale. We’re innovative in our thinking and dependable in delivery. But amazing projects don’t just happen by themselves. It takes the passion, drive and ambition of our workforce to help us get there. It’s about the right people for the job. Working on challenging projects in an amazing graduate community; there’s huge potential for graduates at BT.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate schemes

Burgess Hodgson

Burgess Hodgson are a Kent based accountancy firm with the skills and expertise to rival any other accountancy firm in the UK. Based in Canterbury, we have 15 partners, 9 associates, and over 100 staff, serving a portfolio of clients throughout the UK and beyond. We pride ourselves on being a training organisation and take the development of our staff very seriously; we operate a proactive training programme, not only for our accountancy trainees but for all our staff. As such, more than half of our staff are currently actively involved in some form of professional training.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
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Camp Leaders

Introducing the perfect summer jobs for students, grads, gappers and you ‘somewhere inbetweeners’ the Camp Leaders programme is your opportunity to get paid work in a traditional USA summer camp. If you’re thinking marshmallows on the camp fire, tree swings on the lake and a scorching hot summer, then you’re spot on. Summer camp jobs are like nothing you’ve ever experienced before. Working as a camp counsellor in the USA, or even behind the scenes as a support staff you’ll create memories to last a lifetime and come back to the UK with some legendary travel stories.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Postgraduate study options

Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church is a modern, multi-campus university, and is the largest centre of higher education in Kent for the public services – notably teacher training, nursing, policing, health and social care. The Faculty of Education is recognised as a centre of excellence for teacher education and development and is actively helping to shape education practice regionally and nationally, through its research and teaching. Our initial teacher training (ITT) programmes are considered to be among the best in the country. We have a wide range of postgraduate routes into teaching available which all lead to qualified teacher status (QTS).

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Postgraduate study options

Capacitas

Capacitas is an IT Consultancy based in central London specialising in capacity and performance management of IT Systems. We work with large organisations who have business processes entirely dependent on the smooth operation of their IT systems. We offer Consultancy roles for both Graduates and Years in Industry. In recent years, we were awarded ‘Best Company for Graduates to Work for’ by TheJobCrowd. For more information, please visit: Capacitas.co.uk

Recruiting from Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Careers & Employability Service

Our services are impartial, free of charge and open to all students of the University of Kent, whatever your year of study, and to Kent graduates for up to three years after graduation. Our friendly, helpful team of professional advisers can help you with all aspects career planning and decision-making, such as: making decisions about your future career, getting relevant work experience, planning your job search, making applications and preparing for interviews, looking at postgraduate study options, changing or leaving your course of study, taking psychometric tests and preparing CVs.

  • Advice and guidance

CGI

CGI offers a world of opportunity. We're a global company, so you'll benefit from the wide range of resources and experiences a company our size can offer as well as the local support you will receive from the student community. At the same time, you'll be part of a unique culture that gives you the freedom to innovate, to make decisions, to achieve your full potential and to chart your own career. CGI recruit graduates and industrial placement students into our major business units which are designed around industries and clients.

Recruiting from Business, Computing, Economics, EDA, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science, Physics

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Charityworks & Change 100

Charityworks is a paid, 12 month graduate scheme which gives you all the tools you need to build a career in the UK social sector. As a Charityworks Graduate Trainee you will deliver a full time job in a partner charity or housing association, and take part in an acclaimed leadership programme which will introduce you to all aspects of working and leading in the social sector. You’ll build experience of the sector, gain an understanding of the key issues, and have access to a national network dedicated to making a difference. 

Change100 is the summer internship programme designed to bring together leading employers with talented students and graduates with disabilities and long term health conditions. That might include people with physical impairments, sensory impairments, mental health conditions, learning disabilities or difficulties, and other long-term health conditions.  The programme aims to remove barriers experienced by disabled people in the workplace, to allow them to achieve their potential. You will have the opportunity to join a leading organisation and gain the experience, confidence, networks and skills necessary to accelerate your career.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Chavereys

We are a firm of Chartered Accountants advising the landed, property, energy and resource sectors and also wealthy private clients.  We have a belief that the rural economy is one which is critical but often overlooked.  We serve clients nationwide, acting for businesses such as farms and estates, vineyards and renewable energy to name but a few. We are a young organization (ninety percent of Chavereys are aged under 50) comprising six partners and thirty staff. We partner with our clients, think creatively and deliver a style of expert advice that is rarely available in our chosen sectors.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs

CIPFA

A career in public finance enables you to play a central part in changing lives and securing the health and wellbeing of society. You will have an important role in ensuring that public money is managed responsibly, with the highest degree of transparency, and that services are delivered in an efficient, cost-effective way. You could be managing a team, working across a range of departments with external clients. Starting salaries range from £18,000 to £30,000. Two years after qualifying, you could earn between £32,000 and £65,000. Senior level post holders can earn upwards of £80,000.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Civil Service Fast Stream

Graduates on the Civil Service Fast Stream scheme will be part of a workforce of over 420000 whose aim it is to make this country run as efficiently as possible. Education, national security, national health and transport are just some of the essential services that this country relies upon. Within four to five years, the Fast Stream will place graduates in leadership roles at the very centre of this. They will be provided with all the necessary resources to get there, and will follow a tailored learning and development pathway, which will include professional qualifications, mentoring and job-shadowing.

Recruiting from: Business, Computing, Economics, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Coty

Coty is a pure play beauty company with a portfolio of well-known fragrances, color cosmetics and skin & body care products. Coty's product offerings include global brands as adidas, Calvin Klein, Chloé, Davidoff, Marc Jacobs, OPI, philosophy, Playboy, Rimmel and Sally Hansen. We are a truly global player with about 10,000 employees, offices in over 40 countries & strong presence in over 130 countries. From the development a product, to the distribution at the end of the value chain, we have the people that push us faster, further and freer into the future and drive our success as a company.

Recruiting from: Arts, Biosciences, Chemistry, Digital Arts, Electronic Engineering

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Countrywide

As the UK's largest property services group, we operate from 1,500 locations across more than 50 brands. We have unparalleled coverage of the UK property market, and we are uniquely placed to support our customers across the residential and commercial property markets. We are specialists in both the residential and commercial property markets and employ more than 12,000 people who are passionate about property and work hard for our customers.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate schemes
  • Summer internships

Creative Access

Creative Access was founded in 2012 to provide opportunities for paid internships in the creative industries for young people of graduate (or equivalent standard) from under-represented black, Asian and other non-white minority ethnic backgrounds (BAME). We aim to improve their chances of securing full-time jobs and, in the longer term, increase diversity and address the imbalance in the sector.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs

Cummins Ltd

Cummins are global leaders in the diesel engine, power generation, turbocharging and emissions solutions markets. With manufacturing plants in 14 countries, 55,000 employees, turnover of $19.1 billion in 2015, you would be joining an organisation that offers massive opportunities on a global basis. Key markets are off-highway vehicles, industrial equipment and power generation. In addition, Cummins provides turbochargers for the automotive sector, along with filtration and acoustic systems, natural-gas engines, engine components and electronic systems.  Cummins engine installations vary from the world’s highest altitude rail vehicles in the mountains of Tibet to some of the biggest mine trucks around the world. A wide range of Professional, Graduate and Placement positions are available in Design Engineering, Manufacturing/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, Product Engineering, Shop Operations, Manufacturing Support, Product Development, Systems, Quality, Purchasing, Supply Chain Management, IT, Finance, HR and Marketing.

Recruiting from: Business, Chemistry, Computing, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science, Physics, Psychology

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
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Deeson

Deeson is a digital agency specialising in development, design, UX and strategy. We’re a team of strategic thinkers who believe passionately in collaboration. We've built powerful digital engines for organisations like ITV, Johnson & Johnson, and the European Human Rights Commission. We have the largest Acquia certified team in Europe, and we're one of the biggest contributors to the European Drupal community.

Recruiting from: Computing, Digital Arts

  • Graduate jobs

Dehns

Dehns is one of the largest patent and trade mark private practices with office presence across the UK and in Munich. The firm was founded in 1920 and has an international reputation for providing a high quality service in a wide range of sectors including: engineering, electronics, communications, IT, physical and materials science, chemical, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and life sciences. The firm can attribute much of its success to the internal support and excellent training provided, along with the organic growth of our client base. We recruit the brightest people which means we have teams of highly talented individuals. 

Recruiting from: Biosciences, Chemistry, Computing, Electronic Engineering, Languages and European Culture, Physics

  • Graduate jobs
  • Summer internships

Department for Education

We can help you get into teaching. Start a new rewarding career this September by taking your skills and experience into the classroom, inspiring the next generation and helping them realise their ambitions. You could join a whole range of candidates applying. Places are still available in most subjects, but you should apply now for the best chance of securing a place at your chosen provider. You can read our handy checklist to help you prepare your application. To receive tailored support during the application process, make sure you register with us.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Other

DSTL

What is the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl)? We’re the team who harness science and technology to protect our nation. Because we provide the UK Government with specialist S&T research, advice and analysis, our work is often sensitive and is operationally critical with the potential to save many lives. All of it is fascinating, state-of-the-art stuff. For ambitious, motivated and curious individuals, Dstl offers the chance to work on mind-blowing projects in a truly unique environment. It’s an inspiring setting where you can develop wide-ranging skills and experience while learning from some of the brightest minds in the UK.

Recruiting from Chemistry, Electronic Engineering, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Sciences, Physics

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
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Egress

Egress is a market leader in security and encryption software, providing award winning data security solutions to a range of clients - including local councils, NHS trusts, the London Fire Brigade, Marie Curie and Ladbrokes. In the last 3 years, we have developed from a small company with big ideas, to having a multi-award winning status, a headcount of 95 people and multiple offices across the UK and North America. Experiencing 100% year-on-year customer growth, Egress now has over 1,000 customer organisations. However, this is just the beginning. We are constantly seeking new ways to develop our existing products and stay ahead of the current market.

Recruiting from Business and Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

EmployAbility

 

  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

Add an annual turnover of more than $17.8 billion to a rental and leasing fleet of over one million vehicles spread across some 8,600 locations worldwide and you get Enterprise Rent-A-Car – a business that’s grown into the largest car rental company in the world. Just imagine the possibilities that come with joining a huge, internationally successful company with a personal, entrepreneurial approach which allows individuals to stand out. When you take one of our graduate or placement trainee jobs, you’ll be learning how to run the business yourself. And how many organisations with a $17.8 billion turnover can say that?

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

EURES

EURES is the European Employment Service, an information and advice facility set up by the European Commission in 1993 to offer support to EEA nationals who are looking for a job, placement, internship or just general information on living and working in another European country. EURES has recently introduced a new European Job-matching Service to which you are welcome to apply and details will be available on our stand at the event.Also attending will be two colleagues from DWP (Jobcentre Plus), who will be available to offer advice and information on more local jobs and opportunities.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Summer internships
  • Short term work experience
  • Volunteering

Explore Learning

Explore Leaning is an award winning tuition provider designed to support 5-14 year olds with their maths and English skills whilst developing their confidence, learning habits and self-belief. We’ve been doing this really well for 15 years and our success is down to our incredible people that live and breathe our vision and values, ensuring we are the best possible complement to a school education. We’ve expanded rapidly over recent years with over 125 centres across the UK and America and we’re continuing to grow.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Short term work experience

EY

EY is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London and is the third largest in the world of its kind. Working across four service lines – Assurance, Advisory, Tax, Transaction Advisory Services – or in Core Business Services, EY is committed to doing its part in building a better working world. We are 230,000 people based in 728 office in 150 countries. Our values define who we are and enable us to use professional skills to create positive change close to home and around the world.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Summer internships
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Facts International

Multi-award winning Facts International is one of the UK’s leading market research agencies. Future focused, it is renowned for its innovative approach of combining trusted, traditional techniques with advanced technologies to capture bespoke insights. With a client roster spanning agencies, charities and multi-national brands, Facts International is the go-to agency for graduates looking for innovation, diversity and growth.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Summer internships

FactSet

Financial Data. Made Smarter. FactSet delivers the world’s best insight and information to investment professionals through analytics, service, content and technology. More than 63,000 users make smarter investment decisions with FactSet’s analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. Having been voted one of the UK’s ‘Best Workplaces’ consecutively since 2008, FactSet is a great place to grow your career. FactSet hires Graduate Consultants and Software Engineers. Consultants work closely with our investment management and investment banking clients to ensure they seamlessly integrate our software into their investment process. Software Engineers drive reliability, performance, and usability in our products and applications. 

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Summer internships

FDM Group

FDM is a leading professional services provider with a focus on IT. We work with over 130 prestigious clients globally across a range of industry sectors such as Barclays, British Airways, Save the Children and Virgin Media. Building upon the skills you learnt at university, you will undergo 12-16 weeks of industry relevant training, funded by FDM, in order to develop your knowledge and confidence to succeed as an IT Consultant. Once you have completed your training you will be placed on site with one of our prestigious clients; our combination of training and commercial experience will fast-track your career progression.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Fidelity International

Fidelity International offers world class investment solutions and retirement expertise. As a privately owned, independent company, investment is our only business. We are driven by the needs of our clients, not by shareholders. Our vision is to deliver innovative client solutions for a better future. We invest US $273 billion globally on behalf of clients in Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and South America. Our clients range from central banks, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, large corporates, financial institutions, insurers and wealth managers, to private individuals. In addition to asset management, we offer investment administration and guidance for employer benefit schemes, advisers and individuals in several countries. We are responsible for US $84 billion in assets under administration.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Fidessa

Fidessa is a global software company, trusted by 85% of the world's premier financial institutions to provide them with their multi asset trading and investment infrastructure, their market data and analysis as well as their decision making and workflow technology.  $20 trillion worth of transactions flow across our global network each year. Established in 1981 with UK offices in London, Surrey and Northern Ireland; the company has grown to over 1700 employees worldwide with graduate opportunities and limited Summer Internships in software development, client support and implementation. Successful applicants require a computer science or numerate degree.

Recruiting from: Computing, Electronic Engineering, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Sciences

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Summer internships

Fivium

Fivium is the expert in workflow and bespoke IT products for the public sector. We're a London-based SME offering case management systems (for FOI requests and parliamentary questions, for example) and fully customised one-off applications. We're entirely self-financed and we don't have sales people. Our organic growth has come from our friendly and approachable team, which has led to a fantastic track record of improving user experience. We believe our products will immensely benefit all government departments and public sector organisations including councils, and we aim to serve as many as possible. We provide a fun and creative environment for our staff, and we support graduate developers entering the workforce.

Recruiting from: Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Frontline

Frontline's mission is to transform the lives of vulnerable children by recruiting and developing outstanding individuals to be leaders in social work and broader society.Our unique two-year on-the-job leadership programme will offer high-achieving graduates and career changers the opportunity to join one of Britain’s toughest and most rewarding professions. Participants will work as frontline children’s social workers in Local Authorities undertaking child protection work which will change lives.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Postgraduate study options
  • Summer internships
  • Work shadowing/Insight days
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General Dynamics

Givaudan

Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. From the fragrances which bring back happy memories to the flavours that improve diets by boosting the taste of healthy food, Givaudan works to make an real impact on people’s lives. We are headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 80 locations and more than 9,500 employees worldwide.

 

Recruiting from Biosciences, Business, Chemistry, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Psychology

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in industry

GoThinkBig/O2

GoThinkBig - GoThinkBig.co.uk is an online digital hub which provides exciting work experience opportunities, valuable career advice, industry contacts and exclusive features to help young people get on the career ladder. In 2015 O2 teamed up with Do-It.org to launch Gro, a free app which enables users to transform their CV by translating their voluntary work experience into skills that employers understand and value. Find out more at GoThinkBig.co.uk. Think Big - O2 and the Telefónica Foundation believe in the power of young people and their ideas, which is why they created Think Big. Think Big offers young people between the ages of 13-25 money, support and training to improve their community. The programme helps them launch ideas and projects that use technology to benefit the places where they live.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Postgraduate study options
  • Summer internships
  • Work shadowing/Insight days

GradsKent

We want to increase employment opportunities for graduates in Kent. This means that we're working hard to encourage Kent businesses to recruit at graduate-level, and making it easier for graduates to find appropriate work in the county. Most of this happens through our website, but we also have a small, dedicated team who can help with any queries you might have about the services on offer.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Postgraduate study options
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience
  • Other

graduate-jobs.com

Now in our 16th year - delivering students and graduates jobs, schemes and internships across Kent and the UK.Sign up (2mins) to receive one update email per week (no spam...promise) with the latest job and placement opportunities related to the industry sectors you're interested in. Upload your CV and be found by over 5,000 UK recruiters who search the site for students with skills just like yours! graduate-jobs.com also has internal vacancies in IT, sales and marketing. Come and say hello for more information. graduate-jobs.com is easy, quick and it works!

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  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
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Haslers

Haslers is a dynamic, award winning Firm of Chartered Accountants, Business Advisers and Tax Consultants with 12 Partners.  As a result of providing first class service to clients from our high calibre professional team of staff, we have established ourselves as a leading mid Tier firm.

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HM Treasury

HM Treasury is the government’s economics and finance ministry. We play a central role, maintaining control over public spending, deciding how money is raised from taxpayers, and playing a part in setting the direction of policies across government. We are part of the Civil Service, but run our own graduate programme.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras is the UK market leader for travel add-ons - airport hotels, parking, lounges, rail and coach, car hire and holiday insurance. We make arrangements for seven million travellers every year, with over 90% of these bookings coming from the website. Our team is made of Travel consultants, coders, marketeers, video directors, negotiators, data gurus and many more people who thrive from working directly with customers. Thats over 700 of us across the UK, Germany and Sofia all with one mission, all trying to make travel that bit easier for our customers.

Recruiting from all subjects, but particularly Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Home Bargains

It’s a way of life at Home Bargains. We have a passion for what we do; we are driven and possess a can-do attitude. We take pride in our work and our customers are always at the heart of everything we do. We are doubling in size from 400 to 800 stores throughout the UK and with our new state-of-the-art automated distribution centre and weekly store openings there really has never been a better time to join us!

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

HSBC

At HSBC we offer internships and global graduate programmes in many parts of the world, in Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, Global Private Banking, and Retail Banking and Wealth Management, including Global Asset Management. We aim to be the world’s leading international bank. We’ll achieve this by recruiting talented students and graduates who share our vision and can lead us into the future. Valuing difference is a core principle at HSBC. We know that we achieve more when we bring people together, in business and in communities. Ours is an inclusive environment that supports flexible working, treats people with respect and welcomes different opinions. We focus on doing the right thing, and delivering long-term sustainable value to our clients and communities.

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Hymans Robertson

It won't be long before you get first-hand experience of the values that underpin everything we do: being friendly, partnering, confident and straightforward. We'll provide you with the training, development and support you need to become an exceptional consultant. You'll work alongside some of the sharpest minds in the business, and you can be in front of our clients from an early stage, if you want to be.

Recruiting from: Business including Finance, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
  • Work shadow/Insight days

Hub for Innovation and Enterprise (HIVE)

HIVE, Hub for Innovation and Enterprise, is the University of Kent's dedicated support for students wishing to start up their own company based on a skill or idea. At HIVE, students are able to: develop their business ideas; gain access to sector specific mentors; meet with HIVE business advisors for free sessions on a 1-1 basis; attend seminars, exhibitions, conferences, and weekly entrepreneurial workshops; complete an online module; and compete in competitions. HIVE recognizes individual student ideas are unique. Student start-ups are nurtured from business concept to business launch and beyond, ensuring lower business failure rates and increase survival rates.

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IBM

We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity and here at IBM we are driving this transformation. We are one of the world’s leading IT services and consulting companies with over 500,000 employees world-wide. Whether you’re looking for a Summer Internship, 12-month University Placement or a Graduate role, we have plenty of exciting opportunities in a range of areas across our organisation. Whichever is right for you, you’ll collaborate with extraordinary people in a creative environment to make the world work better.  What better place could you think of to launch your career?

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

The Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS)

The Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) is the professional body for those who work within the field of biomedical science. The IBMS represents over 20,000 members employed predominantly within the healthcare arena, but also within university and veterinary laboratories, government agencies and other services. Other members also work in related commercial fields and academia. Membership includes practitioners working at all levels in biomedical science, some of which may be regulated as biomedical scientists through the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) or registered with the Science Council as Registered Technicians (RSciTech), Registered Scientists (RSci) or Chartered Scientists (CSci).

Recruiting from: Biosciences, Chemistry

  • Postgraduate study options
  • Other

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

If you’re looking for a rewarding career with the opportunity to work anywhere in the world, look no further than the ACA qualification from ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales). As a world leader of the accountancy and finance profession, we support over 146,000 ICAEW Chartered Accountants in more than 160 countries. You can become an ICAEW Chartered Accountant by taking our professional qualification, the ACA. With over 3,300 authorised training employers and a range of graduate, internship and placement opportunities on offer in the UK and worldwide, your opportunities are endless. Come and talk to us about kick-starting your global career in accountancy, finance and business.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Independent Clinical Services

The ICS Group is the UK’s largest healthcare recruitment company, regularly appearing in the Times Top 100 Companies list and with offices nationwide. We are searching for ambitious graduates from any subject background to join us as Graduate Recruitment Consultants, roles which will reward and challenge you in equal measure. We are specifically looking for people to join us across a number of central London sites and also at our Hobson Prior brand in Kent in Summer 2017, stop by our stand to learn more!

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate schemes

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)

Do you love maths? Do you thrive at problem solving? You should consider an actuarial career. Actuarial salaries start from £33,000. You can work all over the world. You'll experience a great work life balance. The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) is the UK's professional body dedicated to educating, developing and regulating actuaries based all over the world. Visit our stand to speak with an actuary, find out what it’s like to be an actuary and learn about career paths into the profession.www.actuaries.org.uk/become-actuary / www.facebook.com/Actuarial / @actuarystudents

Recruiting from all numerate subjects

  • Graduate schemes

Interactive Red

Interactive Red is a fast growing full service digital agency based in the centre of Canterbury with additional offices in Brighton and London. We design, build and maintain a wide range of websites, from 'brochure sites' to large online shops and bespoke web applications. We constantly strive to provide our clients with the best possible solutions to their website or digital problems. We are on the lookout for a talented person to join us as a PHP developer and help us and our clients achieve the best results.

Recruiting from Computing, Digital Arts

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Irwin Mitchell LLP

We are one of the leading Personal Injury and Medical Negligence litigation practices in the country and also handle a comprehensive range of private client work including Family Law, Wills, Court of Protection and Public Law. In recent years we have significantly expanded our commercial services to include Corporate, Litigation, Real Estate, Employment and Banking & Finance with the offering continuing to grow rapidly. We are developing a cutting-edge commercial service challenging the traditional City and national firms. We are diverse in terms of the people we employ and the work we do. We think this alone makes for a more interesting and enjoyable place to work and we think you’ll agree.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience
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Jigsaw Trust

Jigsaw Trust provides high quality educational, vocational and wellbeing services for children and adults with autism, learning disabilities and associated communication and behavioural difficulties. It is founded on the principle of excellence through continual learning and aspires to provide the highest quality of education and lifelong learning possible; to accelerate learning and the ability to learn in new ways as well as acquiring the skills to learn independently through behavioural methods.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience
  • Volunteering
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Kellogg's

An industry respected sales team working with some of the biggest food brands in the world. We offer opportunities to learn with us, shaping you to be a commercial expert and providing you with a chance to build a fulfilling career, in a direction that most suits you. Whether you are considering a sales or marketing career following graduation or looking to simply develop new skills, what better way than joining a global company as ambitious as you?

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Kent Business School - Aspire

The Business Start-Up Journey (BSUJ) is a step-by-step extra-curricular programme designed to encourage, nurture and support the development of student business start-ups. This philanthropically-funded project is being run at both our Canterbury and Medway campus. The BSUJ is open to all students across the university at all levels of study – undergraduate and postgraduate.

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Kent Police

Kent Police is a public sector organisation that protects and serves the people of Kent. We detect and deter crime, work with local and national partnership agencies and engage with the communities that we serve. We have many hardworking and dedicated people who work in frontline roles such as Police Officers, Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) or volunteer Special Constables and staff who work in roles like 999/101 call handling, Custody and Detention or one of our many key departments.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate Jobs
  • Volunteering

Kent Science Park

Kent Science Park is a national centre of excellence and a developing cluster for research and development, life sciences, environmental technology, food security, hi-tech engineering, ICT and knowledge-based service industries. Set in 65 acres of beautifully manicured grounds, the site has recently been awarded Best Life Science Research Facility in the South East at the International Life Science Awards. It is one of the largest in the South East, boasting high specification laboratories and business accommodation in 47 buildings. KSP offers a wide choice of accommodation suitable for start-up or micro businesses as well as established, growing organisations. Most space on-site can be tailored to a tenant’s exact needs.

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King's College London

King’s College London is a research-led university located in the heart of London, ranked one of the top 20 universities in the world (QS World Rankings 2015/16). With over 26,500 students from 150 countries, King’s is a global centre of academic excellence, and extensive links to London employers provides fantastic opportunities for work experience and internships. As a multi-faculty institution known for its interdisciplinary approach, King’s offers around 200 undergraduate courses including the arts, humanities, law, the sciences (including a wide range of health areas such as dentistry, medicine, nursing and psychology) and social sciences including international affairs.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Postgraduate study options

Kobalt Music

Kobalt is the leading technology-powered music services company, offering end-to-end solutions for over 50,000 artists and songwriters and 800 labels and publishing companies. Through Kobalt technology and services, creators benefit from more money, better reporting, and maintain ownership and control over how their work is distributed, tracked, collected, and monetized. With the award-winning Kobalt desktop portal and app, Kobalt clients get real-time insight into their work and activity. We’re currently over 400 people based across 10 offices and we’re expecting to grow. That’s where you come in.

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Kreston Reeves

Kreston Reeves is a leading accountancy and financial services firm located across London and the South East of England. We provide a full range of accountancy, business advisory and financial services that help our UK and international clients achieve their personal and business goals, with peace of mind. Since we started out, over 100 years ago, we’ve remained committed to setting the standard for business, wealth and tax, and offering services built on an integrated foundation of in-depth expertise and industry knowledge. We have offices across London and the South East and employ over 450 staff including 50 partners. Kreston Reeves is a top 25 accountancy firm in the UK. As a member of Kreston International a respected global network of accounting firms we are well placed to help our UK and international clients with their increasing cross-border requirements.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Short-term work experience
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Lawson Conner Services Ltd

An award-winning team of professionals with backgrounds in regulations, compliance, legal, risk management, hedge funds and FinTech. Founded in 2010, Lawson Conner helps financial services firms navigate through the complexities of compliance and regulations in the UK and the US using innovative solutions and expert advice, which save time, reduce risk and increase efficiency.

Recruiting from Business, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Lighthouse Systems Ltd

Lighthouse is a specialist Software Development "Microsoft Gold Partner" Company, using the latest Microsoft technology in .NET, C#, ASP.net and SQL Server to develop our globally recognised software product, Shopfloor-Online™.  Our team of Software Engineers and Developers are based at our Head Office in West Sussex and we have offices in the USA, Singapore, Sweden and France. We offer structured Placement and Graduate Training Programmes, career development and the opportunity to travel worldwide working with our international customers.

Recruiting from: Computing, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science, Physics

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Lloyds of London

With expertise earned over centuries, Lloyd’s is the foundation of the insurance industry and the future of it. Led by expert underwriters and brokers who cover more than 200 territories, the Lloyd’s market develops the essential, complex and critical insurance needed to underwrite human progress. Backed by diverse global capital and excellent financial ratings, Lloyd’s works with a global network to grow the insured world – building resilience for businesses and local communities and strengthening economic growth around the world.

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  • Graduate jobs
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M & S

Anything’s possible with M&S. If you have big plans for your future, you should talk to a company that has equally big plans for you. That company is M&S. We’re a dynamic £10 billion-turnover retail giant. We’re an expanding international, multi-channel retailer – and we’re focusing on digital to enhance our customer experience. All of which means there’s plenty of opportunity for you. Managing a £multi-million high-street store, sourcing the innovative products that go in them, or fulfilling your potential in a Head Office function are all within reach. So say yes to M&S – and you’ll never look back.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

Merkle | Periscopix

Merkle | Periscopix is a Digital Marketing agency based in London providing Pay Per Click Marketing, Programmatic Display and Google Analytics consulting. Our team of specialists features graduates in subjects ranging from English and Engineering to Psychology and Statistics. We’re actively recruiting graduates who demonstrate logical thinking, a curious streak and are driven to build a career within one of the leading, fastest growing teams in the industry.

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  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

MHA MacIntrye Hudson

Global, forward thinking and dynamic, we’re a top 20 independent accountancy firm. Our clients range from TV personalities to renewable energy enterprises and we get involved in issues that affect gaming developers to motorsports engineers. As a medium sized firm, we offer opportunities to work with our wide and eclectic client base across the accounting and financial spectrum. That means really getting to grips with the inner workings of a company and finding ways to help them fulfil their commercial potential. As a graduate auditor you can study the ACA, or for tax the ATT & CTA qualifications.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience

Microsoft

We live in a mobile-first, cloud-first world, within which we want our business and our customers to thrive through an interconnected set of products that make it easier for people to get stuff done. Microsoft technology enables people to work anywhere, keep in touch, entertain themselves and find information quickly. Across devices, like Windows Phone, Surface and Xbox, we provide access to Windows 10, Cortana, Bing, Skype, Yammer and Office 365, all of which is powered by Azure, our cloud offering. It’s the combination of these seamlessly connected products and services that empower individuals and organisations to be more productive.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Milkround

Milkround is your graduate career resource with hundreds of internships, placements, graduate jobs and schemes. Start your job search here, or use our advice pages to research careers and help with your decision making. We’re committed to giving students and graduates career confidence, and that means conquering fears of finding, applying and making that first step on the career ladder. With Milkround you get direct access to employers, with no mystery jobs and no unpaid internships. Whether you are a student or graduate, this site will help you make study decisions, guide you through university life, narrow your job search, apply for jobs and ensure you make the best possible start to your career.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley is more than a leading financial services firm. With offices spanning 41 countries and talented, passionate people bringing excellence and integrity to everything we do, the firm is truly global. Throughout the firm’s history, diverse and talented individuals have worked together to develop our new ideas and groundbreaking financial products. There is no typical person at Morgan Stanley. Our people come from a wide variety of backgrounds and interests but they are all high achievers who share integrity, intellectual curiosity and the desire to work in a collegial environment.

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  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
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  • Work shadow/Insight days
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NCC Group

NCC Group is a global information assurance specialist providing organisations worldwide with expert escrow, verification, security consulting, website performance, software testing and domain services. As the cyber arms race and technology revolution continue to outpace the ability of organisations to cope with the plethora of security, performance and availability issues, we are best placed to help organisations to manage the risk and limit the threat. With our knowledge, experience, capability and global footprint we are committed to ensuring that organisations have access to a total information assurance solution that works for them.

Recruiting from: Computing, Electronic Engineering, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Sciences

  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

NCS The Challenge

We are a government-funded, National youth and Community charity, the largest provider of the National Citizen Service, and we run 3-week summer programmes for 16-17 year olds. Through a variety of physical, personal and creative challenges, young people develop their leadership, team work and communication skills whilst engaging with their community. We work with hundreds of qualified teachers, undergraduates and PGCE students as staff members in various roles and contribute to their own professional development. The pay is extremely competitive and we have various roles available, depending on the availability and skillset of the candidates.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience

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Network Rail

The railway is vital to Britain’s future economic success. That’s why Network Rail manages more engineering projects and employs more specialists than other UK organisations. Our work programme for the next five years will have major benefits for the whole country. Our award-winning architectural developments are helping to regenerate towns and businesses, and we’re connecting communities with new train lines. We’re adding these to the 15,795 kilometres of rail, 2,515 stations, 32,000 viaducts, bridges and tunnels and 9,000 level crossings that we already look after.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate Schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

NHS Leadership Academy

The NHS is going through an unprecedented period of change. The UK population is living longer, our services are needed as much as ever, and we have to achieve efficiency savings of £20 billion over the next few years. By joining the multi-award winning NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme, you will be developing the skills and confidence you need to lead our organisation through its transformation into an ever more efficient, successful and professional health care service. You'll enjoy mentoring, support and first class training from some of the most brilliant minds in the NHS. You can choose from one of 4 specialisms: Finance Management, Health Informatics Management, Human Resources Management & General Management.

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  • Graduate Schemes

Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, strike, and logistics and modernisation to customers worldwide. Please visit www.northropgrumman.com for more information.

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Oracle

Oracle primarily specializes in developing and marketing database software and technology, computer hardware systems and enterprise software products.  It has a vast array of own brand database management systems and a comprehensive, fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate Schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
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PageSuite

PageSuite is a leading digital software company, working with more than 1,500 newspaper, magazine and brochure clients worldwide, specialising in web, tablet and smartphone applications. We currently operate offices in Ashford, Kent and Angel, London. We also have a US office, in Boston, working with many high profile US publishers, where travel opportunities may arise.

Recruiting from Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

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Premier Inn Whitbread

Whitbread is the UK’s largest hotel, restaurant and coffee shop operator with 45,000 employees who are passionate about making every day experiences special for our millions of customers both in the UK and overseas. With over 680 hotels in the UK and even more plans to grow, as well as countless industry awards, Premier Inn is the UK’s leading hotel brand. We have endless opportunities for ambitious, passionate people like you. Join us, and discover a place full of possibilities. A place made by you.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

PwC

Opportunities are at the heart of a career with us. And we’re proud, based on the opportunity we offer, that students have voted us the number one Graduate Employer in The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers survey for the last twelve years. So join PwC. We’ll help you reach your full potential. Take the opportunity of a lifetime.
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  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
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Quest School

The Quest is an outstanding specialist school for pupils aged 5-19, across the autistic spectrum. We seek to create a specialist learning environment designed around specific needs of pupils with autism, aiming to maximise opportunities for pupils and to enable them to reduce their dependency on adults now and in the future. The Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) approach is foundational to every aspect of learning within the school and uses a structured teaching approach built on the principles of behaviour science.  Quest is the only ABA school in Kent with only a handful of other ABA schools across the UK.

Recruiting from Psychology

  • Graduate jobs
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RateMyPlacement

Interested in getting some work experience during uni but no idea where to start? RateMyPlacement.co.uk can help! We are the UK’s leading undergraduate website helping thousands of students find placements, internships, vacation schemes and insights. The best bit is that you can read over 40,000 reviews written by previous students to find out what it’s really like to work in companies like PwC, Warner Bros, Jaguar Land Rover, Barclays, RPC and Microsoft. We also advertise 1000's of job opportunities so you’ll be able to find the job of your dreams at the touch of a button. What are you waiting for?!

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience
  • Work shadow/Insight day

Rawlinson & Hunter

Rawlinson & Hunter was established in 1933, we are a top accountancy practice with an enviable reputation. We have clients in many different sectors, but have specialisms in technology, luxury retail, motorsport and performance engineering, arts and antiquities. We provide opportunities to help you realise your full potential, including fully funded study support. Once qualified, your professional learning is supported through further qualifications or other training and development interventions. We are looking for individuals with a genuine interest in a career in accountancy following either an audit or private client tax route. Full training support is given for the ACA qualification.

Recruiting from Business, Economics, Electronic Engineering, History, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Redrow Homes

Redrow is one of the largest and most acclaimed housebuilders in the UK. Over the course of our 40-year history, we have built a reputation for quality in everything we do; from creating beautiful homes that people love to live in, to delivering an outstanding service to each and every customer. Redrow is not your average firm, and we don’t hire average people. We need bright graduates with real get-up-and-go to help us deliver more award-winning developments.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

REED.co.uk

reed.co.uk is the UK's #1 job site. Our mission is simple: to help the world Love Mondays. Each month, more than 7 million jobseekers turn to reed.co.uk in their search for work, making over 160,000 applications every day. We also offer a comprehensive range of courses and career advice to help you kick-start your graduate career. reed.co.uk features vacancies from over 25,000 recruiters a year, including a variety of private and public sector employers, multi-nationals and local enterprises. We feature 20,000 graduate jobs, alongside a range of work experience and internships, meaning whatever work you're looking for during your studies, we've got your back.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

REED Global

REED Global is made up of 4 key business areas: Reed Specialist Recruitment (with over 25 specialist divisions), reed.co.uk (leading online jobs board), Reed Learning (Offering internal and external courses / qualifications), and Reed in Partnership (supporting local authorities to improve individual job prospects). REED takes on 60 new graduates a year across 3 intakes of whom many stay on in senior management positions beyond their 3 years on the scheme.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Reflect Digital

Reflect Digital is an award winning digital marketing agency based in Kent. We specialise in everything creative and digital - from designing and building websites, to marketing those sites to ensure the right visitors are finding them through to print advertising. Our clients range from local business to Premiership Football Clubs. We are passionate about everything we do and always strive to demonstrate a return on investment for our clients. 

Recruiting from Business, Digital Arts, Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships

RM Plc

As a group, we’re here to improve the lives of educational users from early years all the way through to professionals. Whether it’s technology for schools or exam boards, or the educational resources you could find in a primary school, we have spent 40 years helping teachers teach and learners learn. Because that’s what each of us loves to do. We’re delighted that we have recently been certified a Top Employer UK for the 11th year in a row and that we were named a Top Company for Graduates to work for 2016/17, winners of the Industry award for the IT Support & Telecoms Sector.

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  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry

Royal Mail

Royal Mail connects companies, customers and communities across the country, delivering a ‘one-price-goes-anywhere’, universal postal service to more than 29 million addresses. As a FTSE 100 organisation, we are focused on being recognised as the best delivery company in the UK and across Europe and all our graduates have a key role to play in helping us achieve this. With eight programmes on offer, there’s something for everyone.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

RSM

RSM is a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services to middle market leaders, globally. We empower clients to move forward with confidence and realise their full potential. With around 3,500 partners and staff in the UK and access to more than 37,500 people in over 110 countries across the RSM network, we can meet our clients’ needs wherever in the world they operate. Our graduate training programme provides a great head start in the industry. We offer a unique blend of external training for a professional qualification (AAT, ICAEW, ACCA, CTA, ATT, IIA) alongside in-house technical and soft skills development training.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Short-term work experience
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Saga

Saga has become one of the UK’s most trusted businesses by providing customers aged over 50 with excellent products and leading customer service for 65 years. Having spent our first 30 years focused on travel, Saga launched the Saga Magazine and developed home and motor insurance and financial services in the 1980s. Since then the strength of the Saga brand has provided the continuous potential to expand into other business areas as the needs of our customers change. Saga's employs nearly 6,000 people, with everyone being hugely focused on the development and delivery of exceptional products and customer service on a day to day basis, whether this is within our UK call centres, as part of our Head Office teams, on our ships or at our holiday resorts across the globe.

Recruiting from Business, Computing, Digital Arts, Economics, English, Languages and European Culture, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Graduate jobs
  • Other

SEO London

Interested in securing internships and graduate positions with UK’s most prestigious firms?  SEO London is a not for profit organisation that helps students from under represented ethnic minority or low socio-economic backgrounds secure competitive internship and graduate roles with some of the UK’s top employers.  We partner with more than 60 of the UK’s most prestigious firms and provide career access and world class coaching, training and mentoring to underserved communities. SEO’s programmes support students in every year of study at university, studying any degree disciplines. One application to SEO provides access to a range of leading industries including investment banking, consulting, corporate law, technology, advertising, engineering.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience
  • Work shadow/Insight day

Shearwater Systems

Shearwater Systems designs and develops a range of software products providing mobile applications for the healthcare industry. Our product, Rapport, works across desktop computers, notebooks, tablets and smartphones providing access to clinical records and applications at work, home and even on the move.We are always on the lookout for new talent to join our current team who use agile principles to create innovative, high quality software that will revolutionise the healthcare industry, from .Net to Android and iOS Developers.

Recruiting from Computing

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in industry

St. Mary's University, Twickenham

St Mary’s University, Twickenham is London’s top university for teacher training and for student experience, achieving 93% student satisfaction for teaching, due to an excellent staff to student ratio and high quality instruction (in the Guardian 2017 University Guide).The university is committed to the highest standards in teaching across the wide range of postgraduate courses it offers, and workplace learning is incorporated into many programmes. In addition, we have a vibrant research culture and have achieved a 95% graduate employability rate, putting us in the top 10 nationally for graduate employability (HESA).

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Postgraduate study options
T

Teach First

We are an increasingly influential education charity, engaging the UK’s brightest talent to fight a serious social problem – educational inequality. Young people in low-income communities need leaders – exceptional people who can bring out the best in them. The Teach First Leadership Development Programme (LDP) will help you become such a leader. Our two-year LDP combines teacher training and a fully-funded Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) with one-to-one coaching, enabling you to develop personal and leadership qualities that you can take forward into any career. Apply now for the 2017 cohort and join thousands of others committed to ending educational inequality.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience
  • Work shadowing/Insight days

Thales

 

Recruiting from Business, Computing, Electronic Engineering, English, History, Law

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Placement year/Year in industry
  • Summer internships

Travel Insurance Facilities

Travel Insurance Facilities is one of the fastest growing and innovative insurance companies in the UK. At the heart of our business is a commitment to deliver outstanding service, high quality products and build long-term, transparent, and mutually beneficial relationships with our partners. We don’t just talk about setting high standards, we deliver them. This has helped us grow our business in recent years. Travel Insurance Facilities is made up of separate divisions, each offer specific insurance services such as broking, underwriting, customer service, medical assistance, claims handling that are supported by our Group services.

Recruiting from: Business, Computing, Digital Arts

  • Graduate jobs
U

Ultra Electronics CIS

Ultra Electronics is a group of businesses which manage a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products in the defence & aerospace, security & cyber, transport and energy markets. Ultra Electronics, Communication & Integrated Systems is one of the larger UK based Ultra businesses and is operationally run as five business units: AEP, Information Assurance, Secure Communications, Surveillance & Security Systems & EW Simulation Technology. We provide encryption, network protection, automated payments, tactical and commercial communications and telemetry systems, covert and mobile surveillance systems and situational awareness technology to defence, public sector and commercial customers worldwide.

Recruiting from Electronic Engineering, Physics

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Postgraduate study options
  • Summer internships
  • Short-term work experience

University of Kent

Kent postgraduates benefit from first-class teaching and research opportunities, access to fantastic facilities, excellent employment prospects and the choice of six inspirational locations: Canterbury, Medway, Brussels, Paris, Athens and Rome. As a top 20 UK university, our reputation for research quality is confirmed by our excellent performance in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. We are ranked 17th in the UK for research intensity and 97% of our research is of international quality. Our £9m scholarship fund supports our students with tuition fees and living costs and we offer a range of specific scholarships to assist students with postgraduate study.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Placement year/Year in Industry
  • Postgraduate study options

University of Law

Whether your ambition is to work as a lawyer or work in wider business, then studying at The University of Law will ensure you’ll get the best possible start to your career. Our innovative courses are designed and taught by lawyers with real business experience, with a clear focus on building the practical skills, commercial awareness and independent thinking that employers of today are looking for.  As the UK's largest law school with 8 fully resourced centres across the UK, including two in London, we’re the destination of choice for ambitious people.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Postgraduate study options

University of Reading

Ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide the University of Reading offers you an excellent environment for your postgraduate studies. Master’s level study at Reading offers excellent career prospects, with 98% of our taught postgraduate students in work or study within 6 months of graduating, and 97% of those working in professional or managerial jobs (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DHLE) 2014). With 98% our research internationally recognised (The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014), the University of Reading is also one of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities and a fantastic place to study for a PhD.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Postgraduate study options

University of Surrey

Ranked 4th in the UK by The Guardian League Table 2016 and being named the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016 ‘University of the Year’, the University of Surrey is one of the UK’s leading research universities with a global reputation for academic excellence. Located on a beautiful campus in Guildford just 34 minutes from London by train, Surrey's professionally focused degrees combine knowledge, skills and experience to prepare you for your future career. For more information on admissions criteria please see our Guide to Postgraduate Study or visit our website www.surrey.ac.uk/postgraduate.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Postgraduate study options

University of Sussex

Sussex is a leading research university situated within a National Park on the edge of Brighton. Creative thinking, pedagogic diversity, intellectual challenge and interdisciplinarity have always been fundamental to a Sussex education, and our goal is to deliver teaching and learning programmes that are informed by current research, are attractive to students from all socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds, and which deliver skills for life.

Recruiting from most subjects

  • Postgraduate study options

Version 1

We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies. We recognize that in order to empower our employees to continually strive to provide best in class customer service, we need a world class employee engagement strategy. To name but a few, we are a Top 10 “Best Place to Work” Large Workplace, a Sunday Times “Best Companies to Work For” accredited firm and a Deloitte “Best Managed Company”.

Recruiting from Computing and EDA

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
  • Postgraduate study options
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VMware

VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. Built on VMware's industry-leading virtualization technology, our solutions deliver a new model of IT that is fluid, instant and more secure. Customers can innovate faster by rapidly developing, automatically delivering and more safely consuming any application. With 2015 revenues of $6.6 billion, VMware has more than 500,000 customers, more than 75,000 partners, and 19,000+ employees in 120+ locations around the world. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community.

Recruiting from Business, Finance, Computing, Economics, Maths, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Graduate jobs
  • Placement year/Year in industry
W

Work Ready Graduates

Work Ready Graduates is the UK’s premier graduate training provider. We aim to narrow the skills gap in the UK graduate marketplace and increase the ‘soft skills’ and employability of students and graduates in order to ease their transition into the working world and to make them much more desirable and effective employees. We do this by bringing our specialist corporate-level trainers onto campus to run free skills development sessions which cover training strategies and techniques used by senior managers at some of the UK’s largest companies. We also offer online MicroLearning courses which are CPD accredited. So what are you waiting for? Attend one of our free sessions on campus and increase your chances of securing your dream graduate role!

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes

Worthwhile

Worthwhile is an organisation that creates career paths for young professionals in the social impact sector. Through our Graduate Scheme we facilitate meaningful work placements for grads with small, ambitious social impact organisations, and provide support networks, training and networking events - redefining 'entry level' so that grads can start building their careers in social impact from the get-go.

Recruiting from all subjects

  • Graduate jobs
  • Graduate schemes
XYZ

 

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