CAREERS BLOG: Graduate roles in retail


  Careers blog written by: Irena Zientek, Information Resources Manager, Careers Retail This is not just about being a store manager and stacking shelves. This fast-paced sector offers a range of graduate management jobs, including: Store management; Logistics; Marketing; Sales; Merchandising; Buying; Human resources; Finance; IT. Employing around three million people, the UK retail sector … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Graduate roles in retail

Careers Newsletter – Spring Weeks 7 and 8: Interview masterclass, entrepreneur visit, get a career mentor, graduate recruitment events and more


Careers Newsletter - Spring 2014, Weeks 7 and 8 In this issue: Interview Masterclass – the impact of body language! Professional Connect – linking you with the experts! Employability Tutorial (ET) – making the most of you! Workshops to Winners YSIS Plus workshops: Effective Teaching Skills and Working with pupils with English as a second language … Continue reading Careers Newsletter – Spring Weeks 7 and 8: Interview masterclass, entrepreneur visit, get a career mentor, graduate recruitment events and more

Careers News Weeks 9 and 10: York Award applications, Christmas market, international work plus starting your own business


Run it! Apply now to be a York Children’s University Ambassador Ever wondered how you’d set up your own business? York Award assessment for final years Holidays are coming with Careers' Christmas Market! Employer events in Weeks 9 and 10 Careers briefings in Weeks 9 and 10 Putting on a careers event? Get help with costs from … Continue reading Careers News Weeks 9 and 10: York Award applications, Christmas market, international work plus starting your own business

Check out our Professional Connect photo gallery


At our latest Professional Connect event on 2 May 2013, hundreds of York students had the chance to meet and network with over 60 professionals working in three job sectors: Media & Publishing, Technology, and Life Sciences & Environment. If you want to know what Professional Connect looks like, or see if you can spot yourself, check out our photo gallery … Continue reading Check out our Professional Connect photo gallery

CAREERS BLOG: It’s time to network at Professional Connect


Media & publishing Technology Life sciences & environment If you’d like to work in any of these sectors, come along to the Professional Connect event on Thursday 2 May (6.15 – 8.30pm) in the Physics/Exhibition Centre. At the start of the evening, there will be panel question and answer sessions for each of the three sectors, … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: It’s time to network at Professional Connect