UCL Careers
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    The UCL Careers team use this Blog to share their ‘news and views’ about careers with you. You will find snippets about a whole range of career related issues, news from recruiters and links to interesting articles in the media.

    If you are a researcher, we a specific blog for you.

    We hope you enjoy reading the Blog and will be inspired to tell us your views.

    If you want to suggest things that students and graduates might find helpful, please let us know – we want to hear from you.

    Karen Barnard – Director, UCL Careers

    UCL Careers is part of The Careers Group, University of London

    Accurate at the time of publication
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  • UCL Jobs Market 2014 – 9th June 2:30 – 4:30pm

    By Manpreet Dhesi, on 30 May 2014

    Come and meet over 40 employers with jobs, internships and training opportunities available with a summer/autumn start!

    From big prestigious graduate schemes to smaller organisations and recruitment agencies offering a diverse variety of graduate jobs within finance, consulting, engineering, technology, media, sales &  marketing and charities & non-profits.

    Employer confirmed so far include: Arcadia Group, Capco, Colas Rail, Freshminds, ICAEW, IMS Consulting Group, KweekWeek, Management Solutions, News Associates, Ocado, PwC and Urban Times plus many more.

    When: Monday 9th June 2014 2:30 – 4:30pm

    Where: 3rd Floor ULU Building

    This is your one-stop shop to get on the career ladder this summer. To register: www.ucl.ac.uk/careers/summerevents

    The Small Companies Big Jobs Fair – Tuesday 3rd June

    By Manpreet Dhesi, on 22 May 2014

    Thinking of entering enterprise or starting your own? Then ‘The Small Companies Big Jobs Fair is for you!

    When: Tuesday 3rd June 1-5pm

    Where: North Cloister, UCL Wilkins Building

    There will be companies from an array of sectors offering internships, placement and job opportunities covering marketing, advertising, web development, digital music and production to name a few. Find out what it takes to get started and whether you have the right CV to get hired by attending one of the sessions on;

    •       Lessons from working in Start Ups: The good, the bad, and the awesome;
    •       Mistakes when starting up – and how to avoid them;
    •       Supercharge your CV – land that start up interview.

    To keep up-to-date on who’s coming and more details head on over to: www.ucl.ac.uk/careers/summerevents

    The Small Companies Big Jobs Fair is brought to you by: UCL Management Science & Innovation, UCL Careers, UCL Advances, Silicone Milkroundabout, FATJIL and the National Association of Colleges & University Entrepreneurs (NACUE)