Careers Resources

Careers Resources

Management

Prospects Profile: Business Adviser

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Business Development Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Compliance Officer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Economist

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Internal Auditor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Management Consultant

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Operational Researcher

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Talent Agent

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

TARGETjobs Business, Consulting and Management

Information on career options in this sector with employer profiles, work experience and graduate job adverts and articles offering advice on a range of topics.

TARGETjobs Explore Consulting

Interactive tool for exploring career options in this sector, finding work experience and making successful applications.

Institute of Internal Auditors

Information on what a career in Internal Auditing involves and details of professional qualifications.

Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

Professional body for managers in all sectors - website includes information on qualifications and professional training.

Institute of Consulting

Professional body for all consultants and business advisers. The Institute provides qualifications and memberships, including at student level.

Management Consultancies Association

Represents the consultancy industry to clients, government and media. Includes a careers section with careers advice and case studies and a directory of members.

How to become a Project Manager (projectmanagerjobs.co.uk)

Article with lots of useful information on what a Project Manager does and how to start a career in this area. There is advice on the skills required and training options.

Graduate Guide to Project Management (projectmanagerjobs.co.uk)

This guide contains useful information on what a career in Project Management involves, qualifications, work experience and sources of opportunities.

City Career Series

Articles with advice on career options in the City (including Commercial Law, Actuarial Work and Management Consultancy) and how to find work experience and graduate opportunities.

Climb in Consulting - podcast for Careers in Consulting

Listen to leaders in the Consulting industry talk about their careers and offer advice for developing your own career in Consulting.

Careers in Consulting blog (StrategyCase.com)

Links to articles with advice on making job applications, networking, entry requirements and work culture for the Consulting sector.

Consulting Interviews (gradinterviewprep.com)

Advice on preparing for Consulting interviews with practice questions/ examples for arithmetic, brain teasers, market sizing and case studies.

Institute of Risk Management

Risk management's professional education body. Website contains job listings and useful careers information.

Government Economic Service

The Government Economic Service (GES) is the largest recruiter of economists in the UK, working across 30 government departments.

The Economist

Online version of the weekly periodical.

Society of Professional Economists

Leading organisation for professional economists in the UK and Europe. Their website includes a careers section which has advice on becoming an economist and a listing of current opportunities.

"From Aberdeen to..." alumni story - Andrew Duffell (Economic Development leader)

The University of Aberdeen boasts a fantastic array of alumni working in diverse industries across the globe. In this article European Studies graduate, Andrew Duffell, talks about his experience studying at Aberdeen and career path to date.

"From Aberdeen to..." alumni story - Nathan Birch (CEO of a brand consultancy firm)

The University of Aberdeen boasts a fantastic array of alumni working in diverse industries across the globe. In this article Economics and Management graduate, Nathan Birch, talks about his experience studying at Aberdeen and career path to date.

Class of 2008 case study: Elisabeth Lamers-Schmidt (Genetics graduate)

Read how the 2008 financial crash affected the career journey this Genetics (Immunology) graduate and their advice for students graduating in tough economic conditions.

Class of 2008 case study: Brian Muguto (Management graduate)

Brian explains how the 2008 financial crash affected his career journey and offers advice to students graduating in tough economic conditions.

Bright Network career path guide: Consulting

Information on career options within this sector, skills required, qualifications and employers.

Bright Network career path guide: Management, HR and operations

Information on career options within this sector, skills required, qualifications and employers.