Careers Service Vacancy Database

Search for graduate jobs posted on the Careers Service Vacancy Database

General Vacancy Websites

Use these external links to search for graduate jobs:

Making Speculative Approaches

Rather than rely soley on advertised vacancies, making a speculative application can be a useful part of your job hunting strategy. This involves approaching an organisation directly about the possibility of working for them and promoting the skills and experience you have to offer.

Making a Speculative Application

Industry Specific Vacancy Websites

Advertising, Marketing, PR and Sales
Buying, Selling and Retailing
Construction, Civil Engineering and Property Management

Graduate Job Sites

AgencyCentral - Access to recruitment agencies for graduates in Civil and Structural Engineering.

Anders Elite - A free Construction and Engineering recruitment service to students looking for assistance in their careers.

Bulldog - A recruitment agency for the UK engineering industry.

CareersInConstruction - Jobs related to construction engineering such as structural and civil engineers, architects, surveyors and estimators.

Engineering Council UK - Regulation of the Engineering Profession in the UK. Links to websites of Employment opportunities.

Fish4Jobs- Rrecruitment website with section for Engineering jobs.

Gradcracker - If you're an engineering student, gradcracker is your site. No other site in the UK is geared entirely around careers for graduate engineers.

Inside Careers - Whether you've already decided on a career as an Engineer or you're just looking for more information before you make your mind up, Inside Careers has in-depth and structured information and advice.

Institution of Civil Engineers - 'ICErecruit' - the official ICE recruitment site dedictaed to serving the needs of engineering professionals.

Institution of Structural Engineers - Website contains vacancies advertised in the current edition of 'The Structural Engineer', which is published fortnightly.

Jim Finder - Engineering and Manufacturing jobs.

Jobs.ac.uk - Academic and research posts for postgraduates in science and related proffesions. The website has vacancies from universities, colleges, research institutions, public sector bodies, charities and commercial organisations in the UK and abroad.

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships - KTP allows the student to enhance career prospects by benefiting from business based training and personal and professional development whilst managing a project within a company.

Talent Scotland - TalentScotland – website managed and funded by Scottish Enterprise.Vacancies include Optoelectronics and Communication Technologies.

TARGETjobs - Construction, Civil and Structural Engineering opportunities

Thomas Telford Recruitment - The official recruitment consultancy of the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Chemical Engineers. It is also a recruitment consultancy specialising in civil, construction, structural and chemical engineering.

UK Engineering Recruitment - Enter the word 'graduate' in the Advanced Search facility

Education

MyJobScotland - Helping you search for Scottish Local Government jobs

Institute for Outdoor Learning - jobs, training and professional development

Outdoor staff - jobsite

Scottish Outdoor Education Centres - including job opportunities

Energy and Renewables

Gradcracker- If you're an engineering student, gradcracker is your site. No other site in the UK is geared entirely around careers for graduate engineers.

Rigzone – Oil and Gas job search.

Renewable Energy Jobs - job board for renewable energy roles.

Renewable Energy Jobs UK - job board for UK based renewable energy roles.

Renewables Careers - via Total Jobs recruitment agency.

Renewable UK Jobsite - UK's leading renewable energy trade association.

Renewable Energy Association Jobs - not for profit trade association representing British renewable energy producers.

Renewable Energy World Jobs (Global) - provides access to renewable energy focussed services including job vacancies.

Environment Jobs - job board for environment focussed roles.

ENDS Job Search - environment and energy jobs.

Green Jobs - specialist renewable energy careers and renewable energy employment website.

Energy Jobline - works with renewable energy employers and recruitment agencies providing a range of renewable energy jobs worldwide.

JustEngineers - graduate jobs and recruitment services.

Matchtech - focussing on temporary and permanent renewable energy jobs.

Eden Scott - recruitment agency specialising in renewable energy.

Earthworks 

Engineering and Manufacturing

Gradcracker- If you're an engineering student, gradcracker is your site. No other site in the UK is geared entirely around careers for graduate engineers.

Bright Recruits - View and apply for all the latest graduate vacancies in the engineering sector.

Bulldog - A recruitment agency for the UK engineering industry.

Institution of Chemical Engineers - Members have access to the latest job vacancies in the industry.

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships- KTP allows the student to enhance career prospects by benefiting from business based training and personal and professional development whilst managing a project within a company.

Manufacturing Recruitment Ltd - All kinds of Engineering related jobs, within the UK

Oil Careers- The recruitment site for the worldwide Oil and Gas Industry. Oilcareers is an independent company with the sole objective of facilitating recruitment and providing career related services to the Oil and Gas Industry.

Thomas Telford Recruitment - The official recruitment consultancy of the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Chemical Engineers. It is also a recruitment consultancy specialising in civil, construction, structural and chemical engineering.

Totally Engineering - Engineering and Manufacturing jobs – profiles of companies currently seeking engineering graduates.

Anders Elite - A free Construction and Engineering recruitment service to students looking for assistance in their careers.

Career Engineer - Specialist recruitment website for the Engineering industry including automotive, aerospace, defence, construction, civil and petrochemical sectors.

Institution of Engineering and Technology - service for professionals, recent graduates and students, including a database for vacancies as well as advice, information and support.

Talent Scotland - TalentScotland – website managed and funded by Scottish Enterprise. Vacancies include Microelectronics and Communication Technologies.

UK Engineering Recruitment - Enter the word 'graduate' in the Advanced Search facility

Environmental Management and Protection

Bright Green Business - offers placement programmes for students and graduates.

Countryside Jobs Service - jobs and volunteer placements in conservation, ecology, countryside and wildlife sectors.

Earthworks-jobs.com - wide variety of jobs related to geology, earth science and geoscience.

ENDS jobsearch environment and energy roles.

Environmentjob.co.uk

EnvironmentJobs.com - UK and international green jobs.

GreenJobs.co.uk Environmental & renewable energy jobs.

GreenRoles Environmental & renewable energy jobs.

Stopdodo Global environmental career site.

Conservation Jobs Conservation sector.

Environmental Jobs Environmental industry sector.

Waste Jobs Waste and recycling industry sectors.

Water Jobs Water industry sector.

Environment Agency - EA is an executive non-departmental public body sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Green Jobs Online - Environmental and renewable energy jobs.

The Wildlife Trusts - 46 independent wildlife trust charities.

Finance, Insurance and Pensions

Finance

AgencyCentral - Access to recruitment agencies for graduates in Accountancy and Finance.

AccountancyAgeJobs.com - UK Financial & Accounting job opportunities ranging from Graduate and Trainee to Finance Director vacancies. Free registration, job alerts by email and an unique CareerPath service.

Banking Jobs UK - Latest Banking & Finance Jobs in the UK for those just starting out on the career ladder and experienced professionals.

City Jobs UK - Jobs in Banking, Accounting, Insurance & Financial Services.

eFinancialCareers - Jobs in the Financial Markets, Banking & Finance.

Financial Times - Appointments in the Financial Times.

GAAP Web - Accounting & Finance Jobs in the UK.

HAT Group - HAT Group of Accountants provides recruitment services to small and medium sized firms of accountants nationwide.

Inside Careers - Whether you've already decided on a career or you're just looking for more information before you make your mind up, Inside Careers has in-depth and structured information and advice.

Quant Finance Jobs - A job board for quantative finance, financial engineering and risk management.

Reed - Graduate trainee listing.

TARGETjobs - Finance graduate jobs, internships and careers advice including banking, investment, accountancy and financial .

Totally Financial - Financial recruitment site.

Insurance and Pensions

AgencyCentral - Access to recruitment agencies for finance graduates.

The Actuary - Website for the magazine The Actuary. News and events and some vacancies though mostly for qualified/experienced actuaries.

Acumen Resources - Specialist international recruitment agency with searching vacancy database.

All About Finance Careers - careers advice and jobs/work experience website for students and graduates.

Be An Actuary - US site with careers information and job postings.

Darwin Rhodes - Specialist international recruitment agency.

Discover Risk - See who's currently recruiting, or offering graduate recruitment schemes, and discover when you should be applying for summer internships.

Gaaps International - Specialist recruitment agency.

Hanover Search and Selection - Specialist recruitment agency.

Inside Careers - Details of graduate vacancies postings, work experience opportunities and company profiles plus general information on the profession.

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries - Contains careers information, professional issues, examinations and has a listing of graduate and vacation work vacancies.

Jobs4u - Lots of information on job types, including case studies and current job listings.

Government, Social Enterprise and the Third Sector
Health Care
Hospitality, Sport, Leisure and Events
HR, Training and Recruitment
  • UK Recruiter - a specialist information resource for recruiters. You can search for jobs and make use of their networking resources.
  • Recruiter- online magazine for the recruitment industry.
  • People Management - an online version of CIPD's magazine. This will keep you up to date on what's happening within HR and you can also use the searchable database of vacancies.
  • Personnel Today - online magazine for human resources news and issues. This comprehensive site includes a good careers section covering getting into HR and a guide for graduates as well as vacancies and a searchable database for HR consultancies and agencies.
Information Technology

AgencyCentral - Access to recruitment agencies for graduates in Computing and Information Technology.

Aardvark Swift Consulting Ltd - Games recruitment consultancy.

Anders Elite - A free Construction and Engineering recruitment service to students looking for assistance in their careers.

Career Moves - Computer Weekly's web service featuring jobs from named employers.

Change - A leading recruiter for the world-wide video games industry. Search and apply online for jobs.

Computer Futures - A recruitment website providing contract and permanent work for IT and computer proffesionals.

CV Screen - An IT recruitment agency advertising jobs around the UK.

Datascope Recruitment - Recruitment specialists for the Interactive Media industries.

e-Placement Scotland - Search the latest placement opportunities from employers across Scotland.

Games Options Ltd - Providing employers with a steady flow of high calibre graduates to inject enthusiasm and new ideas into development studios.

Gradcracker - If you're an engineering student, gradcracker is your site. No other site in the UK is geared entirely around careers for graduate engineers.

GraduateJobs.com - Graduate jobs in the computing sector.

Graduate Recruitment Bureau - Recruitment agency specialising in graduate vacancies particularly in the IT, Engineering, Science and Business Sectors.

Inside Careers - Whether you've already decided on a career as an IT professional or you're just looking for more information before you make your mind up, Inside Careers has in-depth and structured information and advice.

Interactive Selection - Openings in creative, technical, production, sales, marketing and buying departments.

ITRM - IT Services company, specialising in IT Recruitment and Technical Services.

IT Jobs for Graduates - Search Graduate IT jobs and internships.

IT Jobs Post - Recruitment service to anyone wishing to find a job within the IT industry.

Jobs.ac.uk - Jobs in Reasearch, Science, Academic and related professions.

Jobserve - Openings in the IT and engineering professions.

OPM Response Ltd - Specialist recruitment consultancy in the computer, console and tabletop games industry.

RecruitNet - A recruitment site for IT professionals in the Asia/Pacific rim. Search for jobs in China, Hong-Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and the Philippines.

Specialmove Consultancy Ltd - Specialise in the recruitment and placement of game developers and management staff.

TARGETjobs - IT opportunities

Tech Jobs Scotland - Designed to assist IT and Technical recruitment throughout Scotland.

Technojobs - The Technical Recruitment Site featuring jobs in the IT, Electronics, Engineering and Telecoms industries.

The Graduate - Includes graduate programming positions.

The Tech Partnership - Network of employers collaborating to create the skills for the digital economy.

Ashdown Group - Specialise in IT, Marketing, Accountancy, and HR recruitment.

Language Careers

Academics.com - English language career site for working in the German-speaking area. The website is aimed at foreign academics, researchers and junior academics.

AgencyCentral - Access to recruitment agencies for graduates in languages

Association of Translation Companies - With a database of member companies

Babels - Babels is an international network of volunteer interpreters and translators whose main objective is to cover the interpreting needs of the Social Forums.

British Council - Language assistant opportunities

Corinium Language Associates - Multilingual recruitment service

Euractive - Publishing jobs and internships in EU affairs, from junior to top-level positions, the EurActiv JobSite provides you every day with the hottest vacancies in EU circles.

Europe Language Jobs - is an exciting job board specialised in multilingual job vacancies. We are a meeting point between candidates and companies, operating in over 48 countries and 33 languages.

European Selection and Recruitment - Specialises in candidates who are fluent in two or more languages with additional skills such as IT, Sales, Marketing, Technical and Scientific

Euro London - Consultancy for language recruitment

IOL - Institute of Linguists job opportunities page

Language Matters - Multilingual recruitment consultancy covering permanent, temporary and contract jobs in London, the Home Counties and Europe

Lingo24 - Translation Agency based in Aberdeen and London and a memeber of the Association of Translation Companies

multilingualvacancies.com - An online job board solely specialising in advertising language jobs in London, across the UK, Europe and worldwide.

Top Language Jobs - Specialist language recruitment website for language jobs in the UK, London and Ireland.

Law and Justice
  • CILEx Recruitment - provided by the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx), it advertises legal executive job vacancies within different sectors and practice areas throughout the UK.
  • Lawscotjobs - traineeship legal vacancies (Law Society of Scotland)
  • All about law - careers information, vacation schemes, training contracts and jobs throughout the UK
Media, Creative and Cultural
  • Creativepool- is a recruitment agency specialising in broadcast, publishing and other creative sector jobs. The site contains a useful advice and articles section.
  • Mediargh- hosts an active media jobs board, advertising vacancies throughout the UK. The website also provides media careers advice and blog posts.
  • ACM Jobs - advertises jobs throughout the UK in the creative sector, including media and performing arts.

 

Scientific Work
Self Employment and Starting Your Own Business

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Social and Community Work
Textile Design and Fashion
  • APA Retail - Specialises in the career development of young people in roles such as Merchandising, Buying and Design.
  • The Appointment - The Careers magazine for retail, fashion and hospitality.
  • Careers in Design - Specialises in the placement of new and recent graduates, matching skills and portfolios to suitable companies.
  • Denza International - Specialises in design, manufacturing, retail and management positions. Lists design opportunities and has section for graduates.
  • Draper's Record and Menswear - Subscribe to get the latest vacancies.
  • Fashion & Retail Personnel - One of the UK's leading recruitment agencies. Provides temporary and permanent positions for professionals and graduates within design and retail, both nationally and worldwide.
  • Fashion Web - Useful site for designers with sections for menswear, womenswear, knitting etc. Has listing of jobs in fashion and a Fashion Directory where people working in the field can register and make the industry aware of the goods or services they offer.
  • Four Seasons Recruitment - Market leading recruitment specialist to the Fashion & Retail industry, handling jobs at all levels from graduate entry onwards. Positions include Design, Retail Sales, Buying, Visual Merchandising, Technical, Production, Merchandising and Retail Management.
  • People Marketing - Recruitment specialists in Clothing, Textiles, Footwear, Accessories & Fashion Retail, offering a wide range of vacancies in the UK and overseas including Design, Sales & Marketing, Garment Technologists, Fabric Technologists, Sourcing, Quality, Production, Buying & Merchandising.
  • Recruitment Agencies - Search online database for an accredited agency in the sector and location of your choice.
  • Retail Careers - Wide variety of positions within the retail sector. Has separate section for graduate appointments.
  • Retail Choice - Retail positions including Buying and Merchandising. Has graduate section.
  • Talisman Retail & Personnel - Experts in recruiting for fashion and textiles, for retail, head office, in store, manufacturing and wholesaling positions.
  • Textile Jobs - Textile and apparel industry recruitment service.
  • University of Arts , London - Large selection of graduate vacancies including opportunities in design, buying, marketing
Transport, Logistics and Supply Chain