At Accenture, high performance is an everyday reality of working for a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. This is a 190,000–strong firm that looks for graduates who want to build an exceptional career in the world of business and technology.
Graduates with Airbus never know what they might get involved in, but they will be part of the world’s leading aircraft manufacturer and a stimulating international environment.
At Aldi only the best will do. It’s a philosophy that has made us a driving force in retail. Now we’re looking for outstanding graduates, born leaders possessing the drive and ambition to succeed in a demanding and fast-paced environment. All in return for a market leading rewards package including a starting salary of £40K plus car and fantastic career prospects.
Allen & Overy LLP is an international legal practice with over 5,000 people in 36 major centres worldwide. The practice's client list includes many of the world's top businesses, financial institutions and governments. Allen & Overy is world renowned for the high quality of its banking, corporate and international capital markets advice, but also has major strengths in dispute resolution, employment and benefits, tax, and real estate.
Arcadia Group is the UK’s largest privately owned fashion retailer with over 28,000 employees, 2,700 outlets and over 400 international stores in 29 different countries. Arcadia’s portfolio of brands include seven of the high street best known fashion brands – Burton, Dorothy Perkins, Evans, Miss Selfridge, Topman, Topshop and Wallis – along with the shopping concept Outfit.
Being an Army Officer is a graduate career with a difference — from commanding a platoon of over 30 soldiers preparing for operations one week to organising a team training event the next, the British Army trains graduates to become some of the best leaders in the world.
Arup is a global firm of designers, engineers, planners and business consultants providing a diverse range of professional services to clients around the world. Arup’s innovative and fully–integrated approach brings their full complement of skills and knowledge to bear on any given design problem.
Part of the Wal–Mart family, Asda is one of the UK’s fastest growing and most successful retailers. The business employs over 170,000 people across 400 stores, 23 depots and its Leeds–based head office, Asda House.
As one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, AstraZeneca turns great ideas into innovative medicines which make a real difference to people’s lives.
Atkins is the UK’s largest engineering and design consultancy, using the depth and breadth of their expertise to respond to the world’s most technically challenging infrastructure projects — none more urgent than creating a low carbon future. In fact, Atkins is the first engineering consultancy to be awarded the Carbon Trust Standard in the construction and building management sector.
When looking for high performance, nothing beats the systems found in nature. Three billion years of evolution. That’s the inspiration behind so much of what BAE Systems do. Join them and become part of Europe’s largest defence, security and aerospace company with over 107,000 employees’ worldwide and reported sales of £22.4 billion.
Bain & Company is one of the world’s leading strategy consulting firms ranked #1 ‘Best Firm to Work For’ by Consulting Magazine for the past eight years.
Baker & McKenzie in London offers unparalleled opportunities to become a first class lawyer in the world’s largest global law firm. With a network covering 67 offices in 39 countries and a presence in every important financial and commercial centre worldwide, the Firm is able to attract the highest quality multi–jurisdictional clients.
Balfour Beatty is a world–class infrastructure services business. They deliver services essential to the creation and care of infrastructure assets, including investment, project design, financing and management, engineering and construction, and facilities management. The company is structured into four divisions: professional services, construction services, support services and infrastructure investments. The professional services division, Parsons Brinckerhoff, was acquired in 2009.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is part of Bank of America, one of the world’s largest financial institutions serving individuals, small and middle market businesses and large corporations with a range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk–management products and services. The company has relationships with 99 percent of the U.S. Fortune 500 and nearly 96 percent of the Fortune Global 500; it prides itself on offering an array of world–class products.
Barclays is best known as one of the UK’s top high street banks. The full picture, however, is much bigger. This is an enormously broad and far–reaching global financial services organisation, operating in over 50 countries and serving more than 48 million customers and clients worldwide. Global Retail Banking (GRB) alone provides retail banking and credit card services to 37 million of those customers from 3,500 distribution points in 21 countries. Welcome to big–time banking.
Barclays Capital has more than 25,000 people in offices around the world, and has the global reach and distribution power to meet the needs of issuers and investors in all the major financial markets. Graduate and internship opportunities are offered in areas right across the firm, from Investment Banking, Sales and Trading, to Operations, IT and Human Resources.
The BBC is one of the world’s best–known broadcasting brands and today’s digital BBC plays a key role in modern life. As an organisation funded by the universal licence fee, the BBC’s mission is to inform, educate and entertain.
Not all big accountancy firms are the same. BDO is building a strikingly different business, focused on exceptional client service. It employs exceptional people — and helps them get on with the job, without needless bureaucracy. Its systems work to support its people, not the other way around.
Bloomberg is a leading global provider of data, news and analytics. The Bloomberg Professional® Service and Bloomberg’s media services provide real–time and archived financial and market data, pricing, trading, news and communications tools in a single, integrated package.
Boots continues to enjoy phenomenal success as a leading UK health and beauty business. With last year’s profits soaring beyond £1 billion, they’re trusted by millions to deliver legendary customer care.
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. BCG helps their clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organisations and secure lasting results. BCG’s customised approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels in our clients’ organisations.
BP aim to meet a growing global demand for energy so they’re going further to discover new reserves, produce cleaner fuels and develop new energies, and they’re investing in the technology and the people to do it. Every year they commit more than $1 billion to technology that is shaping the future of the industry; and every year they hire 750 graduates and interns to become the managers and technical experts of the future.
From governments to charities to multinational companies. From shops to schools to families. Every day, across the globe, BT brings people together.
Cancer Research UK is the world’s leading charity dedicated to cancer research. Their vision is that ‘Together we will beat cancer’ and their people have a passion, energy and commitment to achieving this ambitious agenda.
Centrica is a top 30 FTSE 100 company with over 25 million customer relationships, a £21billion turnover and more than 34,000 employees. Sourcing, generating, processing, storing, trading, supplying, servicing and saving energy, the influence of this global company is all around.
Citi, the leading global financial services company, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 140 countries.
Education. Health. Justice. Employment. Defence. Transport. Climate change. International development and Foreign affairs. These are just some of the areas where graduates on the Civil Service Fast Stream get to put their ideas into practice, as they work on issues that affect the entire country and beyond.
At Clifford Chance, the goal is to be at the forefront of the elite group of international law firms that is emerging. Joining the firm means sharing its ambitions and developing potential as part of an exceptionally talented legal team.
With 15 different businesses, 4,900 outlets and 110,000 people, The Co–operative Group isn’t just a food retailer but also a travel provider, a funeral director, a pharmacist, a legal services provider, and much more.
Communicate Recruitment Solutions is a recruitment agency and a recruitment business that specialise in placing mid to senior Finance, Change, Strategy and Treasury professionals into banking, commerce and industry and consulting firms. We are experts in recruiting positions with salaries between £60,000 and £200,000 per annum and pro rata, covering permanent and interim vacancies for FTSE 100 and 250 companies.
Credit Suisse is one of the world leaders in global financial services, providing private banking, investment banking and asset management services to clients around the world. It is active in over fifty countries, with a team of 47,000 people. Credit Suisse offers advisory services and comprehensive solutions to companies, institutions and high–net–worth individuals worldwide. Its vision is to be the world’s most admired bank.
What can Deloitte offer graduates that no one else can? Discover more about Deloitte and find out. Deloitte rely on talented graduates. With their freshness, insight and innovative thinking, they can help them realise their goal to be the most trusted professional services firm in the world.
Deutsche Bank was founded in 1870 as a foreign trade bank, and within three years had opened branches in Japan, China and the UK. By the end of the century we’d financed a number of large-scale industrial projects, including the development of Germany’s electrical engineering industry and the building of the Baghdad Railway.
While they may not know the company, people everywhere have heard of the brands. Because Guinness, Smirnoff, Pimms and Tanqueray are among the world’s most loved. And graduates who’d relish the chance to join the team behind them all should get in touch with…guess who?
As one of the world’s largest investor owned energy companies, the decisions that E.ON makes matter. Using its size and resources to tackle climate change head–on, finding a way to produce clean, reliable and affordable energy, building a future infrastructure the world can be proud of; these are just some of the challenges E.ON faces. By joining E.ON, graduates can play a leading role in rising to them.
In the coming years, the energy industry will face some of the greatest challenges in its history. Fluctuating oil prices, fierce competition, the need for investment, the growing challenge posed by climate change — all of these will play a part.
Ernst & Young is interested in graduates’ individual strengths and abilities, not just what they’re studying. That’s because the things that make them good at what they do are the same things that make them successful at work. So working out what their talents are and making the most of them will help them go further, faster, and they’ll have a more enjoyable time getting there.
ExxonMobil is the world’s largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, providing energy that helps underpin growing economies and improve living standards around the world. It operates facilities or market products in most of the world’s countries and explore for oil and natural gas on six continents.
Eyears was established in 2005 as an independent agency and specialises in Childcare & Education jobs in Birmingham, Bristol and Wolverhampton. Since opening we have expanded the range of our business and the services we provide. In our chosen locations we have established a fully qualified and vetted staff pool of support staff and been able to supply to Clients who share the same qualities as us. Clients who look for the best in everything and don’t accept second best.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is one of a handful of leading international law firms. The firm’s clients are mainly big commercial businesses whose names are well–known. The type of work it does divides into helping clients achieve what they want through doing deals, advising them on real and potential problems, and helping them sort out their disputes.
GCHQ — the Government Communications Headquarters — is one of the UK’s three intelligence and security agencies (alongside MI5 and MI6). The only one based outside London — in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire — it plays a crucial role in countering threats to British people and interests.
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a place where ideas come to life. As one of the world’s leading research–based pharmaceutical companies, GSK is dedicated to delivering products and medicines that help millions of people around the world to do more, feel better and live longer.
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high–net–worth individuals.
Google is not a conventional company, and we don’t intend to become one. True, we share attributes with the world’s most successful organizations – a focus on innovation and smart business practices comes to mind – but even as we continue to grow, we’re committed to retaining a small-company feel.
Grant Thornton is the UK’s fifth largest accountancy firm. With 28 UK locations and 4,000 staff, they provide advice to clients of every description. As part of a global firm with a presence in over 100 different countries, they can also offer graduates opportunities for international exposure.
Hamilton Bradshaw is a leading mid-market private equity firm, based in Mayfair, London. We invest in companies across sectors and at all stages, from start-ups to long-established businesses. Our portfolio of companies has a combined turnover of £400 million. We also invest in specific Real Estate opportunities and have a portfolio valued at £35 million.
Pre–eminent in dispute resolution and with an outstanding reputation for high–value transactional advice, Herbert Smith LLP is a leading international law firm. Its main clients are prominent global and national businesses that it serves from a network of offices in Asia, Europe and the Middle East.
Hogan Lovells is one of the leading global law firms with over 40 offices in Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and the United States. Its distinctive market position is founded on its exceptional breadth of practice and on deep industry knowledge. It advises many of the world’s largest corporations, financial institutions and government organisations.
Headquartered in London, HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world. The organisation’s international network comprises around 8,000 offices in 88 countries and territories in Europe, the Asia–Pacific region, the Americas, the Middle East and Africa.
Think IBM is just a technology company? Then think again. IBM is an ideas company — one of the best in the world. Operating across diverse business streams, they embrace innovation at every turn, from Consulting, Sales and Development to IT and Technology.
The Identify Group is a collection of recruitment brands that deliver against global blue-chip businesses' and government organisations' talent strategies throughout Europe, The Middle East and Africa. Each of the group's brands is a specialist in its own marketplace, allowing each one to provide an exceptional level of expertise and customer service to its clients; often gaining trusted advisor status.
I.T. Skillfinder provides Contract and Permanent IT Recruitment Services in the UK, Europe & The Middle East.
From the start, J.P. Morgan’s goal has been to become the world’s most respected, successful and influential investment bank. Two hundred years on, this hasn’t changed. J.P. Morgan is an industry innovator, setting the pace of change in global finance, executing ‘first–class business, in a first–class way’.
Innovation, quality, performance and premium. Since conception, Jaguar Land Rover has been redefining the boundaries of luxury motoring. Each of these brands is a clear market leader in its field, known and desired the world over. Less well–known perhaps, is the quality of their 2 year graduate programme. Yet this too displays the same hallmarks of excellence as their exceptional vehicles.
The John Lewis Partnership is unique. One of the reasons for this is that the business puts the happiness of its people — its Partners — at the heart of everything it does.
At KPMG, the people make the place. And what’s that place like exactly? In short, it’s one where everyone feels valued, and hard work is recognised and rewarded. It’s also a place that’s growing. Since a number of European firms merged to form KPMG Europe LLP, they have become the largest fully–integrated accountancy firm in Europe, offering Audit, Tax and Advisory services to everyone from oil companies to music gurus.
Kraft Foods is everywhere. As one of the world’s largest food and beverage companies — with a huge range of delicious products across 70 different countries — its global portfolio of household–name brands are delivered through the talent of its people. Now that Kraft Foods has joined forces with Cadbury, opportunities for graduates couldn’t be more tempting.
Graduates joining the L’Oréal management training scheme will be given real responsibility, real challenges and real opportunities from day one. With 130 products sold per second worldwide, L’Oréal offers the most ambitious and entrepreneurial graduates the chance to work with, and become, the most inspirational minds in the business.
As one of the UK’s retail success stories, Lidl’s simple retail philosophy and efficient working practices allow them to focus on what they do best — providing top quality products at the lowest possible prices.
Linklaters is one of the world’s most prestigious law firms — a network of exceptionally talented, highly motivated lawyers, working as a team to fulfil their ambition of becoming the premium global law firm.
As the world’s leading specialist insurance market, Lloyd’s handles some of today’s toughest and most complex risks — like hurricanes, terrorism, cyber–crime and political unrest. Lloyd’s is relied upon by organisations, governments and individuals in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.
There is so much more to a career at Lloyds Banking Group. With over 140,000 employees, serving over 30 million customers across 40 countries, Lloyds Banking Group is proud to be one of the UK’s leading financial services organisations. With an impressive number of well–known brands, Lloyds Banking Group is offering graduates something very different.
The ngdp is a two–year graduate management development programme, run by Local Government Improvement and Development. The programme was set up to provide local government with the high–calibre managers their communities need — and to give committed graduates the training and opportunities to make a positive impact.
Graduates don’t need to work at M&S to have a special relationship with them. Just ask their millions of customers. But those who join the M&S graduate programme gain a unique insight into the hard work, expertise and passion that goes into creating one of the UK’s best–loved retailers. Whichever way graduates look at it, it’s the perfect platform from which to build a rewarding long–term career — and a place they’ll be proud to call home.
Mars®, Uncle Ben’s®, Whiskas®, M&M’s®, Dolmio®, Pedigree®, Maltesers®, Extra®… these are just some of the iconic brand names that form the global, $40bn Mars portfolio, making it one of the world’s biggest consumer goods companies.
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Forget the myth that says McDonald’s only offers McJobs. The reality is very different — and far more interesting. McDonald’s management careers offer exceptional challenge and support, some excellent rewards and all the potential of a world–famous brand.
McKinsey & Company helps world–leading clients in the public, private and third sectors to meet their biggest strategic, operational and organisational challenges. Their goal is to provide distinctive and long–lasting performance improvements — in short, it is about having an impact. Making a difference.
MI5 safeguards the United Kingdom against threats to national security. Talented graduates from a range of backgrounds and degrees join MI5 for demanding, stimulating and rewarding careers.
Since Microsoft was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen in the mid-'70s, we’ve looked to the future and the part we might play in it. This continuous projection has been key to our success, and an integral part of our market strategies. For we build products and deliver services that anticipate what people and businesses will need to fulfil their potential. Not just today, but the day after, and the one after that, too.
The Defence Engineering and Science Group (DESG) is the team of thousands of engineers and scientists working within the Ministry of Defence.
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm has over 60,000 employees in more than 1,300 offices in 42 countries, serving clients worldwide including corporations, governments, institutions and individuals.
Nestlé, the world's largest food and beverage company, is a place where performance drives opportunity. With a structured Graduate Programme, the highest-calibre graduates get to show us what they're made of.
No other organisation has such a marked and visible impact on the lives of people across Britain. Responsible for tracks, signals, tunnels, bridges, viaducts, level crossings and stations, Network Rail touches millions of lives across the nation, every day, delivering the better railway that is vital for the economic prosperity of this country.
As career opportunities go, there aren’t many organisations that can compete with the NHS. The NHS offers graduates personal challenge and stretch, a range of career opportunities across England, but in addition, it also offers the unique opportunity to make a real difference to people, to society and to the health of the 60 million people in England. Now that really is worth pursuing!
NonStop Recruitment has earned a strong reputation as a leading specialist recruiter in the Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Medical Devices, Engineering, Oil and Gas, and Social Care sectors The group has experienced phenomenal growth over the past 2 years, and with continued expansion over the next few years, is set to become one of the largest specialist recruitment brands in Europe.
RWE npower is one of the UK’s leading integrated energy companies and is part of RWE, one of Europe’s largest electricity and gas companies. npower gives creative and ambitious graduates the chance to work on exciting projects.
Ready to explore? Good. There¹’s plenty to discover about nucleargraduates — the most comprehensive graduate programme the energy industry has ever seen. This remarkable two year programme covers engineering, science, business, management and more. And it¹’s open to exceptional graduates from all disciplines and backgrounds.
Few organisations give graduates a genuine chance to make the world a better place. Oxfam does.
The Parallel Group is made up of ambitious, dynamic and fast growing specialist recruitment companies offering high quality permanent and contract staffing solutions to businesses and organisations throughout the UK and Europe.
Pareto has a unique approach to placing graduates in high-profile sales and marketing jobs. We are the UK's largest and most successful graduate assessment, placement and training organisation.
For seventy–five years Penguin has been the publisher everyone looks to not just for great books, but also for innovation and for how to act with dignity and integrity. It is always looking for different points of view, new voices and ways of working and always happy to listen to new ideas. This diversity among Penguin’s workforce enabled the organisation to face the challenges of the digital revolution by ensuring that its content in whatever remains the cornerstone of a thriving culture.
PiR Resourcing provide senior resourcing solutions to international life science organisations. We offer a range of recruitment services, core to these are senior permanent and interim staff. PiR Resourcing’s expertise is particularly evident across functions in high demand. These include Medical, Regulatory, Programme Management, Supply Chain, Market Access, Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HEOR), Pricing & Reimbursement and senior level Commercial roles.
A career in the police offers an exciting mix of challenge and reward. Policing in today’s police service involves reducing crime and the fear of crime, working in partnership with the public, supporting victims and witnesses whilst using the latest technology to assist with the detection and prevention of crime.
A UK top 10 digital design agency (Design Week Consultancy Survey 2011), we have spent the last 20 years making our clients more successful. Our formula is simple; we keep the customer – or rather our clients’ customers - at the heart of everything we do. We have offices in London & the South East, Cardiff, Edinburgh, and Perth-Australia.
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As one of the leading players in the global and UK lubricant markets, Q8Oils success is achieved by offering the highest standards of quality, service, profitability and innovation, supported by a robust business plan – all values that Q8Oils delivers to its business network. Refined thinking and smart solutions is the mantra of Q8Oils as we continue to demonstrate uncompromising standards of quality and service .
This is an exciting time to join The Royal Bank of Scotland Group. Graduates joining now will find themselves at the centre of their regeneration, redefining RBS and delivering the solutions that will shape not only their business, but the future of banking.
Most graduates embark on their chosen career with big dreams and ambitions, hoping to make a difference in the world. At Rolls–Royce graduates are not just encouraged to have these high aspirations, but they’re put in a position to realise them — daily.
Saatchi & Saatchi is the world’s most famous creative company and aims to build a culture that creates world changing ideas designed to inspire participation.
Sainsbury’s is not just a food retailer; it is a FTSE 100 business that is proud of its 141 year history of being at the top of British retail. Never one to rest on its laurels, Sainsbury’s has exciting plans for the future and is looking for graduates that will get involved to help make these plans happen.
We have now started to recruit for Graduate Opportunities in 2011. We will be releasing new schemes on a regular basis, in the meantime you can register your interest and we will email you with details of when we open for application.
Oil and gas company established in the year 1992
Whatever new technology the future holds, the world will need plenty of energy to power it and Shell is working on all sorts of ideas to meet the growing demand. With a large number of opportunities in a wide range of commercial and technical roles, they need ambitious graduates to help them tackle the energy challenge.
How can a sustainable future be created and a growing population be supported? How can growing energy demands be balanced with the needs of the planet? Big questions demand big answers. And that’s what drives everyone at Siemens, one of the world’s largest engineering companies.
Sky go beyond imagination. No wonder they’re pioneering 3D TV by introducing Europe’s first 3D TV channel, one of the most exciting developments in the history of broadcasting. It’s all about giving customers the best.
Slaughter and May is a leading international law firm whose principal areas of practice are in the fields of corporate, commercial and financing law.
Sony is a leading global innovator of audio, video, communications and information technology products for both the consumer and professional markets. From electronics to media and entertainment, Sony is at the heart of global popular culture.
It’s time to make a difference — to invest in changing lives and achieving something lasting. Energy, intelligence and creativity can transform the futures of students and drive up standards in challenging schools around the UK.
Tesco is best known as the UK’s number one retailer — a worldwide brand with a £62.5billion turnover. As the largest private sector employer, it’s no surprise that Tesco are also recognised for their fantastic graduate opportunities.
A life at sea has always attracted those with a taste for travel and adventure. But in today’s unpredictable job market, there are plenty of other reasons for graduates and final–year students to consider a career with the Royal Navy.
Over the last five years, tPoint Solutions have built and deployed a “break-through” internet-based, “cloud”, technology that is provided on a “pay as you go” model. tPoint enables enterprise clients to integrate multiple data sources “in the clouds” in a virtual single customer view and make it accessible in real-time to its contact centre, sales and service people anywhere in the globe through powerful intuitive applications and a simple web link.
Transport for London (TfL) has a huge part to play in making London what it is. The Tube, the trains, the buses, the river, the roads, the trams, the DLR, the taxis, the cycle lanes — TfL is responsible for virtually every mode of transport in the city.
Turnstone’s approach is different. We are quite simply the UK’s most effective sales recruitment and training firm. Working alongside dynamic and innovative businesses, Turnstone offers the UK's brightest graduates the chance to develop a challenging and long standing career in sales. Our client base is diverse and exciting, incorporating entrepreneurial start-ups and SMEs in addition to brands and corporates.
UBS is one of the world’s top financial firms, specialising in investment banking, wealth management and asset management. With offices in over 50 countries, the firm provides a variety of products and services to clients around the globe, including blue–chip companies, governments and wealthy individuals.
Unilever, a leading consumer goods company, makes some of the world’s best–loved brands: Dove, Ben & Jerry’s, PG Tips, Persil, and Marmite to name just a few. Across the world, Unilever is inspired to help people look good, feel good and get more out of life. That’s why 150 million times a day, someone somewhere chooses a Unilever product.
Vodafone UK is part of the world’s leading mobile telecommunications company, with 341 million customers in 31 countries around the world.
WPP is the world leader in communications services, made up of leading companies in advertising; media investment management; consumer insight; public relations & public affairs; branding & identity; healthcare communications; direct, digital, promotion & relationship marketing; and specialist communications.