European Civil Service - Graduate Entry
In keeping with our International Careers Week co-incidentally EPSO (on behalf of the EU Institutions) has announced it is launching a new competition for graduates (grade AD5) this spring! What does a graduate administrator do? Graduate administrators typically work...
Where are the jobs for me? 5 tips for looking in the right place
I'm starting to notice a theme with a number of students I have been talking to. They feel like there are plenty of jobs being advertised as well as employer events going on but there is nothing for them. There is...
Careers Fair 20th/21st October - Top Tips
Our Autumn Careers Fair is taking place on Thursday 20th and Friday 21st October which is fast approaching. For some this may well be your first ever careers fair while for others this may be a very different experience to the...
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