Career Support

Help at every step

In today’s competitive business climate, it is more important than ever to adopt a strategic and pro-active approach to your career.

The Careers Service is available for one-to-one careers consultations to talk about career plans, help you produce CVs and advise on interview techniques. We can also provide insights into companies and sectors.

One-to-one Support

The careers team offer a personalised one-to-one service from consultants with a wealth of industry experience.  You can use this service for any careers related need including:

  • Help with your next career move
  • Advice on your career strategy
  • Help exploring opportunities
  • CV, Cover letter, Application reviews
  • Mock interviews


As alumni you have access to a wealth of online resources to help you with the following:
–  Explore and understand different industries and roles
–  Access job opportunities in the UK and abroad
–  Research companies and industries to help give you a competitive edge in the recruitment process
–  Negotiate a better salary
–  Expand your network

These are all available through the Careers team.

Take part in one of our professional development webinars covering topics such as “How to achieve a promotion: building a career in house” and “Interviewing with impact”.

We offer a range of professional development events to all alumni including recruitment presentations, guest speakers, special interest groups, networking and social events, and webinars.

Visit the Business School events page regularly for information regarding events that will help alumni advance or change their careers. And make sure you read the monthly alumni e-bulletin with the latest news and events from the School and the College.

We provide access to an online careers service jobs board called ‘Symplicity’, which lists vacancies targeted at alumni. If you are looking for new employment opportunities, register for a personal account via the careers team

We will upload your details to the jobs board database and you will receive a welcome email with information on how to access and view advertised job opportunities. If you are a recent alumnus (i.e graduated in the last academic year) and already have a Symplicity account, there is no need to re-register.