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Roll up, roll up for The Big Careers Fair

12 Oct 2016

Encourage students to go along to our annual Big Careers Fair at Manchester Central Convention centre – organised by The Careers Service and open to all students and graduates

Over 150 leading employers will be attending over the two days, actively promoting their vacancies to students and graduates. Opportunities include graduate jobs, internships and placements for students of all year groups, including postgraduates.

Highly regarded nationally, with visitor numbers expected to reach 3,000 each day, the fair is ideal for students and graduates who are:

  • looking for a job, work experience or placement;
  • wanting to learn about careers in different sectors;
  • interested in making personal contact with employers and receive expert advice on finding their ideal career.

There will be different employers and different opportunities each day.

The Big Careers Fair Day 1 – Tuesday, 18 October 2016 (10.30am – 4pm)

Over 70 employers with opportunities ranging from consultancy, HR, retail management, finance, marketing and much more. Employers confirmed include ASOS, Barclays, PwC, Sky and Rolls-Royce.

The Big Careers Fair Day 2 – Wednesday, 19 October 2016 (10.30am – 4pm)

Over 80 employers with a range of opportunities in engineering, science, and technology. Employers confirmed include CERN, Transport for London, Jaguar Land Rover and Unilever.

Further information

More information, including a full list of employers and a programme of talks for each day, is available at:

Students can register for their free tickets for each day on Eventbrite: