Name Deadline Guide
Accept international students? (graduate, full time in most cases)
Abbey National (Santander) No
Absa Capital Yes
Bank of America Merrill Lynch ? 11/6/2009
Barclays Capital Yes
Berenberg Bank ?
BNP Paribas Yes 10/31/2009
Broadpoint Gleacher US only
Bryan Garnier ?
CIBC World Markets ?
Citi Yes 11/8/2009
Close Brothers ?
Collins Stewart ?
Credit Suisse Yes
Credit Agricole ?
Daiwa Securities SMBC ?
DE Shaw ?
Deutsche Bank Yes
Fortis Bank ?
GMP Securities ? Year round
Goldman Sachs Yes 10/18/2009
Greenhill & Co ?
Grisons Peak ?
HSBC Global Banking & Markets Yes
Houlihan Lokey ?
ING Group Yes
IW Bank ?
Jefferies Bank Yes
JP Morgan Yes
Kaupthing Bank No
Laiki Bank ?
Macquarie Bank Yes
Mizuho International ?
Morgan Stanley Yes
Nomura Yes 11/15/2009
ODDO et Cie ?
RBC Capital Markets ?
RBS Global Banking and Markets No
Rothschild Have Grad opportunities in several global locations
Santander (Global Banking & Markets)
Societe Generale No
Standard Bank Yes 11/16/2009
Standard Chartered Global locations
Troika Dialog (Russia) Yes
UBI Banca (Italy) ?
Unicredit Group Yes
UOB Group (China, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand)
West LB Yes
2:1 required for Finance and Internal Audit programmes. For retail state "We accept applications from graduates in
all degree disciplines for our Retail programme. Your degree result is less important to us than your skills in
South African based bank, but training takes place in London. Apply July to August.
Boutique investment bank, specialising in hospitality/food&drink/retail/real estate. Apply speculatively with CV online. Recruit analy
Recruit for both Analyst (MSc) and Associate (MBA) level positions
Barclays Capital is the investment banking division of Barclays Group. "please note that work permit regulations vary
between the different locations. You should be aware that the granting of work permits is beyond the control of
Germany's oldest private bank. Have London office. Roles advertised on an ad-hoc basis through Careers Service.
We consider graduates from all degree disciplines as long as you can demonstrate excellent academic performance. Although we c
Investment banking and investment management. No info online, but there is a grad scheme and it may be best to apply speculativ
US based bank. Advisory services, capital raising and research, sales and trading, venture capital. Apply speculatively online.
No graduate scheme, so check website for current vacancies. Sometimes contact ICBS with ref to ad-hoc internships.
Canadian bank. Apply online in August and September. See here for current opportunities posted online: www.cibcwm.com/wm/ca
Information from efinancial careers: Degree class: 2.1. A strong master's degree and extenuating circumstances may
Apply speculatively online. Consult website http://www.collins-stewart.com/OurCompany/Careers.asp
Advertise ad-hoc graduate positions through the careers service throughout the year. No 'graduate programme' as such.
Credit Suisse is an international financial services group
Apply speculatively online. See website www.daiwasmbc.co.uk/careers
One of the worlds leading financial service providers. Prefer Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science and
Websites outlines requirement for "Masters degree" in most areas and "first class academic record". Do have "Associate" level posi
Investment Bank based in Canada and London. Can apply speculatively on their website to IB, Sales & Trading and Research.
Global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Goldman Sachs welcomes applications from suitable non
Given the challenging nature of the Firm‘s work and the high standards our clients and colleagues expect, Greenhill
looks to recruit only the brightest and most capable individuals. Application is by CV and cover letter - no guidance
Check efinancialcareers website for current vacancies. Established in 2003, Grisons Peak is a London based
European and North Asian investment bank focused on cross-border transactions within the financial services sector.
Summer analyst positions, usually advertised around March time. Alumnus there.
As a multinational financial services company with a wide range of career opportunities, ING look for people with different personali
Apply online in October. Jefferies is hiring for positions in Boston, NY, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and W
The firm is a leader in investment banking; financial services for consumers and businesses, financial transaction processing, asset
Kaupting Bank is a Northern European bank offering integrated financial services to companies, institutional
investors and individuals.
Laiki Bank (Marfin) is a full service Greek and Cypriot commercial bank.
No explicit MBA programme although graduate information on website outlines that "Higher qualification i.e. PhD or MBA may enab
Lazard is one of the world's preeminent financial advisory and asset management firms.
The Macquarie Group is a diversified international provider of banking, financial, advisory and investment services,
headquartered in Sydney, Australia.
Leading Italian investment bank. Has London office. Apply speculatively online. Jobs also advertised through careers service.
The majority of the positions outline "A minimum 2.1 honours degree is required for students in the United Kingdom, and an equival
Yes. Nomura can organise a work permit for you should you get an offer.
French bank. Website in French. Most opportunities (full time and internships) in Paris, although some in Madrid. Primarily recruit
RBC Capital Markets is a premier Investment Bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations
On website outline need for "eligibility to work in the country you wish to apply to"
You should have very good A level, Highers, Baccalaureate, International Baccalaureate, Arbitur, Selectividad or Maturita results (o
Main careers website is in Japanese. Structured finance recruiting has own section.
SG is a leading European corporate and investment bank.
A leading global emerging markets corporate and investment bank.
Will Standard Chartered apply for a work permit on my behalf? No, we don't arrange work permits on your behalf. As a minimum req
Russian IB. Internships available, plus also check website for full time positions. Have been on campus in the past, recruiting at MB
efinancial careers states that: UBS does not stipulate the class of degree to be achieved and this holds across all
IB/Markets grad programme and Corporate Banking grad programme. Also internships in Poland, Italy, Germany, Austria, Croatia,
Management Associate Programme suitable for MScs. Mid Career Management Associate Programme suitable for MBAs.
We require a minimum of a 2.1 degree and 300 UCAS points or equivalent. They take on between 15 and 20 graduates each Septe
tively with CV online. Recruit analyst, associate + experienced professionals.
ough Careers Service.
d it may be best to apply speculatively.
tal. Apply speculatively online.
to ad-hoc internships.
ed online: www.cibcwm.com/wm/careers/entry-level-opportunities.html#canada
Sales & Trading and Research.
an Francisco, Silicon Valley, and Washington DC, as well as Europe and Asia. Applicants to our Analyst or Associate Programs in Investment Banking ca
ertised through careers service.
h some in Madrid. Primarily recruit students through internships, most need to be French/English bilingual.
campus in the past, recruiting at MBA and MSc level.
d, Italy, Germany, Austria, Croatia, Bulgaria
gramme suitable for MBAs.
t or Associate Programs in Investment Banking can apply to be a part of the Generalist, Aerospace & Defense, Energy, or Technology groups.
efense, Energy, or Technology groups.
Regular Deadline Guide
International Students? UK Graduate Recruitment?
Marshall Wace Y Y November
Aberdeen Asset Management N Y
Absolute Return Partners LLP
Aegon N Y February
Albourne Partners Limited
Antarctica Asset Management
Aquamarine Capital Management
Arden Asset Management
Asset Alliance International
AXA IM Y Y
Baillie Gifford N Y
Bank of Ireland Asset Management
Barclays Global Investors Y Y
BlackRock Y Y
Blackstone US only
BlackTree Investment Partners
BlueCrest Capital Y
Bourne Park Capital
Brevan Howard Y Y
Brewin Dolphin N Y June
Cambridge Place Investment Management
Cantab Capital Partners LLP Y Year round
Capital Group Companies Y (international programme)
Y (international programme) October
Capula Investment Management
Chancery St James
Cheyne Capital Management
Citadel Y November
Commerzbank (UK Hedge Fund, Germany Asset Management)
Dexia Asset Management
DQN Global Capital Partners LLP
F&C Investments Y
Fidelity N Y November
First State Investments
Fortune Asset Management Y May
GAM N Y
Generation Investment Management
GIC Y Y
Henderson Global Investors Y
Hermes Investment Management Limited
Ignis Asset Management
Insight Investment Management (HBOS) Y October
International Asset Management Limited
Ivy Asset Management
JP Morgan Asset Management Y Y October
L. H. Ward & Co. Limited
La Fayette Investment Management
Laven Partners Y
London Diversified Funds
M&G Investments N Y
Majedie Asset Management
Man Global Strategies
Man Investments Y Y
Martin Currie Investment Management Y December
Morley Fund Management N Y
Morningstar Y Ongoing
Mount Row Capital LLP
Norges Bank Y October
Old Mutual Asset Managers
Orbis Investment Management Y
Overlay Asset Management
PaR Asset Management LLP
Pine River Capital
PiRho Investment Consulting Ltd
Prytania Investment Advisors LLP Y Ongoing
RCM Asset Management N Y February
Resilient Capital LLP
River & Mercantile Asset Management
Russell Investments Ongoing
SB Capital Partners
Scottish Widows Investment Partnership Y Y
Shroders N Y
Societe Generale Asset Management
St james's place
Standard Life Investments Y Y
Strategic Investments Group Y Ongoing
Strathmore Capital LLP
Sussex Partners UK
Temasek Y Asia only
Thames River Capital
Threadneedle N Y
Trafalgar Asset Management
Valiance Asset Management
Veritas Asset Management
Wadhwani Asset Management
Wellington Management US only?
Winton Capital Management
Hedge fund. Also opportunities for MBAs. London and Hong Kong. Apply online.
Based in Edinburgh
Advertise 'trainee' (i.e. analyst for MSc students) and Associate (MBA) positions online. Check website for current vacancies.
US Graduate Recruitment, but sometimes advertise jobs in UK. Check website.
Internships advertised through careers service.
Apply speculatively online. Alumnus there.
Check website. Most vacancies based in Paris (only 8-10 in London). MBAs can apply on spec (upload CV online). Also have inte
Based in Edinburgh
Ad hoc roles advertised through careers service. May be possible internships and MBA projects - contact careers service.
Also hire into Private Equity
New analyst jobs in London are posted online ad-hoc. Also hire into Private Equity
Hedge fund. Advertise roles on an ad-hoc basis on Jobslive and through careers service.
Apply by CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Apply no earlier than May. Strong links with the Business School.
Have a grad intake, but not advertised online. Apply speculatively and you may be considered for it. Alumnus there. Sometimes a
No rec info online. Alumnus there.
Also have MBA Programme (autumn deadlines, check website)
Property asset management. Intern opportunities advertised ad hoc via the careers service.
Usually attend Imperial careers fair.
Email careers contact on their website for more information.
2 Alumni there. Main offices in Luxembourg and Belgium. Apply speculatively online. Also attend Careers in Belgium events.
Grad internships on offer.
Sustainable investments. Founded by Al Gore and David Blood. Tend to advertise jobs on Net Impact jobs board. Prefer MBAs.
Sovereign Wealth Fund. Apply speculatively with CV online. Look for MScs. Recruit into Risk and require a masters. Also mid-ca
Renewable/sustainability focussed invesment management firm.
Only recruit graduates every 2 years.
Asset manager of the Halifax and Bank of Scotland group. Alumnus there in Quant role. Apply through HBOS grad scheme: http:
Fund of hedge funds.
Fund of hedge funds.
Fund of funds.
Investment management consulting. Internships available throughout the year and will be advertised through the ICBS careers ser
Fund Management & Operations grad scheme. The latter recruits later in the year (May)
Occasionally advertise for Grad Equity Analysts through jobslive. offices in London, Hong Kong, Geneva and the Cayman Islands
Primarily a US trading house, recruiting trainee traders in Europe (apply online year-round). However, also have UK based hedge
Based in Edinburgh. Also offer internships. www.martincurrie.com/careers
Analyst level positions posted online on an ad hoc basis. Recruit MScs and MBAs. Can speculatively upload CV. Alumnus there.
Norwegian SWF. Grad programme based in Oslo, but with opportunity to have assignments in London, New York and Shanghai.
Apply speculatively online at http://www.orbisfunds.com/Recruitment.aspx . Also advertise opportunities from time to time through
Apply speculatively online.
Check website for current vacancies. Offices in Geneva and Zurich.
Use Imperial Business School CV database.
Office in Frankfurt. Alumnus works there.
Modelling roles. Alumnus there. Apply speculatively to email@example.com
Part of Allianz (http://www.rcmgraduates.com)
Tend to exhibit at Imperial careers fairs.
Advertise on jobslive
Grad level positions advertised through careers service when they have any.
Speculative applications accepted from candidates with a real-estate or investment banking background - see website.
Entry level grad positions are available, but there is no scheme. Check website for live opportunities.
Stamford Associates Limited is a leading international investment consultancy firm. Recruit ad-hoc through careers service.
Entry level and internship positions are available, but there is no scheme. Check website for live opportunities.
No grad programme. Vacancies posted through ICBS careers service as they arise.
SWF. Apply speculatively online
Advertise ad hoc roles through jobslive.
Can spec upload profile on their website. Offices in London and Hong Kong.
Apply speculatively. Tend to exhibit at Imperial careers fairs. Some jobs listed on jobslive.
heck website for current vacancies.
spec (upload CV online). Also have international MSc programme.
ojects - contact careers service.
ered for it. Alumnus there. Sometimes advertise IM trainee programme through milkround.com in June
o attend Careers in Belgium events.
n Net Impact jobs board. Prefer MBAs.
Risk and require a masters. Also mid-career opportunities. Have GIC Professionals Programme which looks for 0-4yrs work experience.
Apply through HBOS grad scheme: http://www.hbosbeamazed.co.uk/graduate-schemes/specialist/insight-investment/default.aspx?click=selector
advertised through the ICBS careers service. Part-time work also available. Apply speculatively online.
Kong, Geneva and the Cayman Islands
. However, also have UK based hedge fund, recruiting Quant Analysts (apply speculatively online or through careers service). WEMBA student is CO
peculatively upload CV. Alumnus there.
nts in London, New York and Shanghai. Check website for details.
opportunities from time to time through careers service.
ng background - see website.
it ad-hoc through careers service.
or live opportunities.
h looks for 0-4yrs work experience.
hrough careers service). WEMBA student is COO.
Name Deadline students?
Accept internationalGuide (graduate)
3i 3i doesn't operate a classical graduate programme, as given the nature of our b
http://www.3i.com/careers.html MBA: http://www.3i.com/careers/faq
Abraaj Capital Abraaj Capital is a private equity firm specializing in buyouts and buy and build s
Baring Private Equity Partners
Blackstone http://www.blackstone.com/careers/new_analysts.html http://www.b
The Blackstone Group is a company that provides private equity, financial advis
BlackRock Y Recruit a couple of analysts into PE from time to time, but not every year. Chec
Bryan Garnier & Co Internships advertised through the careers service on an ad hoc basis.
The Carlyle Group http://www.carlyle.com/Contact/item8483.html
Outline an Associate programme for MBAs, but no clear graduate recruitment
Centreview Partners US only Advisory and PE. Apply speculatively online. US locations only.
EPIC Private Equity April Usually advertise summer internship around April/May. EPIC Private Equity ("E
Go4Venture Corporate Finance Advisory, specialism in VC and entrepreneur advice. Interns
Terra Firma Private Equity Analyst (graduate/MSc or MBA with limited experience) and Asso
Wellington Partners Check website. VC. Investment areas include Digital Media, Information Techn
zing in buyouts and buy and build strategy. The firm seeks to invest in real estate sector. It invests in companies based in the Middle East, N
e to time, but not every year. Check website.
rvice on an ad hoc basis.
US locations only.
April/May. EPIC Private Equity ("EPE") focuses on niche investment opportunities throughout the UK and Europe, structuring acquisitions fo
C and entrepreneur advice. Internships may suit MSc or MBA wanting a way into VC or corporate finance advisory. Intern is entry level. Als
with limited experience) and Associate (MBA with relevant experience) programmes
de Digital Media, Information Technology, Cleantech and Life Science.
sed in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia (MENASA) region.
structuring acquisitions for distressed companies as well as smaller UK Management buyouts.
Intern is entry level. Also recruit analyst who must have 2+ years finance experience.
Name Deadline Guide
Accept international students?
Advantage Capita ?
All Options Yes
Allianz Insurance Plc ?
Alvarez & Marsal ?
Aspen Re No
Atlantic Trading ?
Audit Commission No
Axa Rosenberg ?
Bank of England Yes
Barclays Wealth Yes
BBVA (Spain) ?
Bloomberg ? (see notes)
Bridgepoint Capital ?
Candover Investments ?
Capital Group Y (international programme)
Chartered Insurance Institute Varies
Chatham Financial ?
CHP Consulting ?
Clearwater Corporate Finance ?
CMC Markets ?
Copal Partners Y
DRW Trading ?
Duff and Phelps ?
Execution Limited ?
Financial Services Authority (FSA) No
GETCO Algorithmic Trading ?
Gleacher Shacklock ?
Glencore ? Mid November
HSBC Yes (see notes)
Yes (global opportunities)
IFC (International Finance Corporation)
Islamic Development Bank
Jane Street Capital Yes
Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT Group) Yes
Kiln Group ?
KBC Financial Products ?
Liquid Capital ?
Lloyd's (the market itself) No 1/31/2010
Lloyd's Insurance Market (individual schemes at companies that are part of the market)
Lloyds TSB No
Legal and General ?
Madison Tyler Europe Year round
Mako Global ?
Matrix Data Solutions ?
Marsh Ltd ?
Munich Re ?
Norwich Union No
Optiver Derivatives Trading ?
OTC Exotics Yes
Quantitative Risk Management ?
Quantify Solutions International roles
RBS Yes (see notes)
Ronin Capital ?
Royal Financial ?
Royal Sun Alliance No
Standard and Poors ?
Standard Life Yes (for some programmes)
State Street ?
Strategic Investments Group Yes
Swiss Re No (but have Asia and US intakes)
Tishman Speyer Yes
Trading Screen No
Tradition Financial Services ?
Tricorn Partners ?
Tullet Prebon No
Willis Yes (international opportunities)
WH Trading ?
Boutique risk measurement and management consultancy focusing on strategic advisory / solutions implementation for banks, hedg
American International Group Inc. International insurance and financial services organization, with operations in
approximately 130 countries and jurisdictions.
No clear graduate programme. Graduates can apply to specific opportunities on website. The ones I looked at did not state level ne
Trading. No deadline. Amsterdam, Switzerland, Curacao, Hong Kong and the People‘s Republic of China. Check current opportun
Allianz is one of the largest insurers in the UK. End of Feb deadline.
Analyst vacancies in Corporate Finance suitable for MSc Finance or Risk. Associate & Analyst vacancies in Turnaround consulting
Risk management, insurance, reinsurance www.whatifaon.co.uk
They operate in three major jurisdictions: the United Kingdom, Bermuda and the United States. Aspen Re is the largest independen
Trainee auditor programme.
Entry requirements: "Eligibility to work in the EU for the duration of the programme" - which in general last 2 years. June deadline.
No information on website. Outline they recruit at "postgraduate" level at graduate schools
"We'll be looking for a strong academic background, but the right attitude is as important as a quick brain" - Business Banking. Reta
Ideally, you‘ll have: An exceptional academic profile. A good degree in any subject. Yes, but please note that work
permit regulations vary between the different locations. You should be aware that the granting of work permits is
Grad positions in Spain. Other positions in South America.
Benfield Group plc provides reinsurance and risk advisory services to a global customer base.
Recruit at Associate level, but do not specifically mention MBA. MD meeting with Blackrock showed do accept work permits.
Bloomberg.com is among the top five most-trafficked financial sites on the Web. Welcome applications from
No information on web page
No information on web page
Grad and MBA programmes. Autumn term deadines, check website.
Insurance and reinsurance. Grad programmes for underwriting, actuarial, catastrophe management and finance.
Good centralised resources for careers in insurance industry. See www.insurancecareers.cii.co.uk
See website for information: "hire people, not positions"
Asset finance consulting. Grad scheme. Apply any time of year.
Corporate Finance house based in Birmingham, London, Manchester, Nottingham.
See website for information on current recruitment
Coutts is one of the UK's leading banks owned by RBS.
Recruit english and mandarin analysts on an ad hoc basis. Check website for vacancies.
Recruit trading assistants (up to 1 years work experience) to London, Chicago www.drwtradinggroup.com
See website for information on current recruitment. Do mention they recruit MBAs - invited to search current vacancies
"Join us" link on esure website is not currently working
Leading investment banking boutique providing advisory services to multinational corporations on significant mergers, acquisitions,
See website for current graduate internships and full time positions.
Execution is a full-service agency broker providing clients with execution, sales, trading, research and corporate access, free from t
Recruit into consulting. Leading provider of financial information.
Finalta is an independent advisory company that helps financial institutions to achieve higher levels of business performance.
Fitch Ratings, Ltd. is an international credit rating agency dual-headquartered in New York City and London.
UK financial services regulator.
Flow traders, a Dutch arbitrage trading house is looking for traders on an ongoing basis to join its rolling two-month in-house junior t
Positions in US, London and Singapore (http://getcocareers.com/index.html). Targeting Imperial students.
Corporate Finance Advisory
Advertise on milkround.com for positions including trading and risk. Can only apply through milkround.com
Corporate Finance Advisory, specialism in VC and entrepreneur advice. Internships may suit MSc or MBA wanting a way into VC o
Insurance. Grad scheme, open for applications in October.
The HSBC Group is one of the world's largest financial services organisations. They welcome applications from
Interdealer brokers. Graduate Opportunities (usuall Dec deadline) + Risk (usually Mar/April deadline).
IDEAcarbon is an independent and professional provider of ratings, research and strategic advice on carbon finance.
IFC recruits Investment Analysts (suitable for MScs) globally on an as-needed basis throughout the year. Summer MBA intern prog
Investec is an international specialist banking group that provides its select clients with innovative products and services
Search on their website for Young Professionals Program
Proprietory Trading. Roles inc trading, quant research, operations
Risk and Insurance. Programme usually open for applications from January or February, deadline usually April or May. Recruit abo
International insurance and reinsurance company, part of Lloyds exchange. Rotational grad scheme, open for applications in May.
On online application they ask you to state whether you require a work permit to work in the UK. They also ask if you have above 32
Derivatives trading. Trader grad programme. Also recruit into Risk. See www.liquidcapital.com and apply with CV and cover letter
Recruiting heavily, despite downturn. Www.lloyds.com/graduates
Our Business Specialist Programmes are suited to those individuals with strong A-Levels and/or degrees. We
welcome applications from graduates to these programmes regardless of degree classification. For "Specialist
See website for specific vacancies and specific requirements.
MTE is a leading, high-frequency quantitative trading company that employs sophisticated proprietary technology to profit from shor
Primarily a trading house, recruiting trainee traders (apply online year-round). However, also have UK based hedge fund, recruiting
Financial software solutions. Graduate programme advertised on their website in June.
Summer internships and Finance grad programme. Markit was founded in 2001 as the first independent source of credit derivative
Marsh is the world's leading risk and insurance services firm. Recruitment for 2008 is currently on hold.
Millen Consultancy provides bespoke derivative pricing solutions to other member firms in the group and externally for those seekin
No specific graduate programme - see website for specific vacancies and specific requirements
"An exceptionally good degree" is stated on their website as a requirement
Quant roles posted online. Different roles suitable for MScs with or without experience. Alumnus works there.
Online application asks: "If you are applying for a position within the UK, are you eligible to work in the UK?" - if you
Financial modelling consultants. See website and submit CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Small inter-dealer broker, based in South Kensington. Advertise roles through Business School careers service.
Submit CV online at http://www.qrm.com/Careers/careers.htm
Financial software company (modelling and sales roles available). Analyst level roles posted online: www.quantifisolutions.com. In
Although on RBS website they state: Do I need to prove that I have the current right to work in the UK? For the vast majority of the p
Reuters is a leading global provider of news, financial information and technology solutions to financial institutions, the media, corpo
Prop trading. Check vacancies at www.ronin-capital.com
Expanding their Risk team.
Outline don't restrict for degree class, except for Actuarial programme where standards are high. Website outlines that you must be
Applications are per position and no standard graduate programme. Do offer internships. Check website. Vacancies advertised th
Insurance and asset management.
Investment technology. Usually present at Imperial every autumn. Search for entry level positions on their UK website.
No grad programme. Ad-hoc vacancies advertised through ICBS careers service.
Swiss Re is a reinsurance and financial services group. Ask for "excellent academic track record" and "when
Trader and Software Developer opportunities. London and Amsterdam. CV to email@example.com
Real Estate Finance. Analysts recruited to London, Frankfurt, New York and Paris. Associates (MBA) recruited to London and New
Commodities trading. Also has offshore hedge funds.
Global Business Graduate Scheme, usually advertised in March. TradingScreen, the leading global provider of multi-broker, multi-a
Interdealer broker. Please refer to our website www.tradition.com and our adverts on www.efinancialcareers.com (graduate section)
Corporate Finance Advisory www.cornellpartnership.com/tricornpartners
Interdealer brokers. Global.
Periodically advertised trader analyst positions at www.whtrading.com
Ask for "demonstrated track record in their chosen course of study". Then outline on another page 2:1 requirement. Do offer a Glob
ons implementation for banks, hedge funds and insurance companies
c of China. Check current opportunities at www.alloptions.nl/careers
vacancies in Turnaround consulting, but need relevant experience first. Vacancies posted online at www.alvarezandmarsal.com
n significant mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings and other strategic transactions. Corporate finance advisory analyst roles, usually recruit e
h and corporate access, free from the conflicts inherent in proprietary trading and corporate broking.
els of business performance.
s rolling two-month in-house junior trader training programme, based in Amsterdam. Email applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sc or MBA wanting a way into VC or corporate finance advisory. Intern is entry level. Also recruit analyst who must have 2+ years finance experience.
http://www.hsbc.com/1/2/student-careers/frequently-asked-questions#4. http://www.hsbcnet.com/hr/careers/analyst-opportunities h
the year. Summer MBA intern programme. Please visit the Current Opportunities section of our Careers website to view and apply for open positions in s
ne usually April or May. Recruit about 6 a year.
eme, open for applications in May.
and apply with CV and cover letter to John Nicholson at email@example.com
etary technology to profit from short-term pricing inefficiencies in financial markets. Search vacancies online. Recruit analysts. Need a 1st.
ve UK based hedge fund, recruiting Quant Analysts (apply speculatively online or through careers service).
pendent source of credit derivative pricing. Today, our data, valuations and trade processing services are regarded as the market standard in the global fi
oup and externally for those seeking to manage risk in real estate markets. Keen on MSc students. Advertise roles by posting them on jobslive or throug
ine: www.quantifisolutions.com. Internships also available, check with careers service.
ns on their UK website.
(MBA) recruited to London and New York. October deadline.
obal provider of multi-broker, multi-asset trading systems to the buy-side, is accelerating the technical evolution of the financial markets by providing a fully
ncialcareers.com (graduate section), around April / May
ate finance advisory analyst roles, usually recruit early October (contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info)
st who must have 2+ years finance experience.
s website to view and apply for open positions in specific locations.
online. Recruit analysts. Need a 1st.
re regarded as the market standard in the global financial markets, helping our clients to reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. www.markit.com
dvertise roles by posting them on jobslive or through careers service.
volution of the financial markets by providing a fully integrated, customer-oriented trading service platform to institutional investors on a software-as-a-serv
velopmentProgramme.htm. http://www.zurich.co.uk/home/careers/graduateopportunities/Ourselectionprocess.htm http://www.zurich.com/main/aboutus/C
d improve operational efficiency. www.markit.com
m to institutional investors on a software-as-a-service (SaaS) model.
Name students? Accept 2:2? MBA programme?
Baker Tilly No No No
BDO Stoy Hayward Yes No No
Bentley Jennison No Yes No
Yes (there is also an
Deloitte programme) No No
Dixon Wilson Chartered
Accountants ? No No
Yes (for one vacancy
Ernst & Young Yes only - see notes) No
Goodman Jones ? Yes? No
Grant Thornton No No No
H W Fisher & Company Yes? No No
Horwath Clark Whitehill Yes (see notes) No No
HW Group ? Yes? No
KPMG Yes (see notes) No No
Mazars Yes (see notes) Yes (see notes) No
Mercer & Hole ? Yes No
Moore Stephens No No No
PKF UK LLP No No No
PricewaterhouseCoopers Yes (see notes) No No
RSM International Global opportunities Yes No
Smith and Williamson Yes ? (see notes) No
SWAT UK ? Yes
Tenon ? No No
Vantis ? Yes No
Website outlines they can't accept http://careers.bakertilly.co.uk/fo
applications from those that require work rms/graduate/brochure/FAQ.as
permits to work in the UK. px
Audit, accounting and business services firm. 07
RSM Bentley Jennison is increasingly being
regarded as one of the most progressive http://www.bentleyjennison.co.u
professional services firms in the UK today. k/
An organization of member firms that provide
professional services and advice to more
than half of the world's largest companies.
Placements in IT, accountancy, consultancy,
tax. Deloitte said at their Cardiff presentation
in December that 'There are no restrictions
on the number of International Students they
can recruit. All work permit applications were
successful last year. Paperwork takes around
6 weeks to complete' Other big accountants
also take on (limited) numbers of
International Students for overseas offices. http://careers.deloitte.com/coun
See www.deloitte.com/gup try_custom2.aspx
Private client accountancy firm offering a
personal service to wealthy individuals and http://www.dixonwilson.com/gra
their businesses. duates/our_requirements.asp
Major international accounting and consulting nt.nsf/UK/_Careers_-
firm. Require 2:1 except for Assurance _Graduate_-_How_to_Apply_-
Technician role. _Application_FAQs
Goodman Jones are a firm of chartered
accountants and registered auditors based in
London. "A strong academic background is
an important factor in qualifying as a
Chartered Accountant. As a guide, we look
for a minimum of 320 tariff points (excluding
General Studies) and an upper second-class
degree. However, we look at the ‘whole
person‘ in making our selection, and some of
our best candidates have been those with a
lower –second or who have had a ‗blip‘ at A
"We do not accept applications from http://www.graduates.grant-
candidates requiring a work permit" thornton.co.uk/
The Fisher Organisation is a multi-faceted
group dedicated to the provision of a wide
range of professional services. H W Fisher &
Company receives many applications from
"resident workers", however we do consider
applications from those requiring work
permits. The law states that in order for H W
Fisher & Company to obtain a work permit on
your behalf, we would need to prove that we
have been unable to recruit sufficient
persons with a "resident worker" status (a
"resident worker" is defined as a European
Economic Area national or a person who has
settled status in the UK within the meaning of
the Immigration Act 1971) onto the training http://www.hwfisher.co.uk/site/c
A leading national provider of accountancy
and business advice. If you have not quite
achieved our criteria due to extenuating
circumstances, you can still apply. Work
Permits - If you require a work permit you
may still apply, but please be aware that we
have to consider applications from within the
European Economic Area first.
"You will be a self motivated, strong graduate
(preferably 2:1 or above)". Ask whether http://www.hwca.com/recruitgra
require work permit on CV upload. d.php
KPMG in the UK is a leading provider of
professional services, which include audit,
tax, financial and risk advisory. Welcome
applications from international students that
might require a work permit. KPMG offers
'Chinese National Graduates programme' for
Chinese nationals that have gained a UK
degree to join KPMG in the UK's Audit or Tax
practices. You can earn professional
qualifications with KPMG in the UK and then
return to China to work for a Chinese
member firm (Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou,
Shenzhen, HK, Macau). This programme is
only for Chinese nationals, fluent in Mandarin
(verbal and written) with the motivation to
return to China after 3 years of training in the
Mazars is an international business advisory
and accountancy firm, represented in over 58
countries worldwide. Its clients include owner-
managed businesses, international corporate
organisations and private individuals. In the
past, we have taken people on with fewer
UCAS points or with a 2.2, but you‘ll need to
show evidence of particularly strong
achievements in a different area. You are
welcome to apply if you require a work
permit, , but by law we have to consider
applications from within the EEA (European
Economic Area) first. We may write to you
and say we‘d like to keep your application on
hold. But the truth is, we get a lot of
applications from within the EEA. In the last
three years we‘ve been unable to offer
training places to anyone requiring a work
Mercer & Hole is a medium sized firm of
Chartered Accountants and Registered
Auditors with offices in St Albans, London,
Milton Keynes and Northampton. 2:2 degree http://www.mercerhole.co.uk/ca
is required reers/overview/C98
A global network whose services include
corporate finance and business http://www.moorestephens.co.u
PKF provide a full spectrum of accountancy
and business advisory services to a wide
variety of clients. They carry out work for
companies of all sizes, from small family
firms and start-up businesses to large
organisations, and handle many industry
sectors including the public sector. Around
the UK they have 25 offices, with 110 http://www.pkf.co.uk/pkf/career
associated firms worldwide. s/trainees/home
They do support work permits. Some of their
graduate schemes, Business Recovery
Services, Corporate Finance, Public Private
Advisory, Market & Value Advisory, Data
Assurance, Technology Assurance and
Strategy cannot consider applications at any
time from candidates who require permission
to work in the UK (so you would have to http://www.pwc.com/uk/eng/car-
apply for other areas). inexp/student/apply.html
International group of professional services
firms (includes Bentley Jennison above):
Require "strong second class degree".
"Smith & Williamson sponsor work permits
for international applicants, which allow you
to work for Smith & Williamson in the UK for
three years. We apply for a work permit on http://www.graduates.smith.willi
your behalf should you be successful in the amson.co.uk/search-apply/who-
recruitment process." we-look-for/
No deadline. Www.swat.co.uk/recruitment
Tenon is a leading provider of accounting http://careers.tenongroup.com/f
and business advice to owner-managed and orms/multipage/Default.aspx?B
private business. rowserTest=done
Name students? Deadline guide
ABT Associates Yes? (see notes)
A D Little ?
Adelphi Group ?
Anthony Kelly Associates
Limited (AKA) ?
AT Kearney Yes
Atos Consulting No (see notes)
Babtie Group ?
Bain and Company Yes (see notes)
Bearing Point (US?) ?
BMB Mott MacDonald ?
Europe and Hong
BMT Group Kong.
Booz Allen Hamilton ?
Boston Consulting Group
BT Consulting Group No
Cap Gemini No
(formerly Charles River
Credo ? December
Deloitte Consulting Yes
Diagonal Consulting ?
Diamond Consultants ?
EC Harris No
Epos Health Consulting Global positions
Eurohealth Group ?
Frost & Sullivan ?
Frontier Economics Yes
Future Foundation ?
Greenwich Consulting ?
Yes (but see
Hartley McMaster notes)
Hay Group No
Impact Plus ?
J&D Associates ?
Marakon Associates ?
Resources Consulting /
Consulting Yes (see notes)
Monitor Group Yes
MRL Public Sector
Oliver Wyman Yes
PA Consulting Group Yes
Penna Consulting ?
Pittiglio Rabin Todd &
RAND Europe ?
REL Consultancy Group ?
Roland Berger ?
Spectrum Value Partners ?
SQW Consulting ?
Towers Perrin Yes
Vector Management ?
Watson Wyatt Yes
WG Consulting ?
Work permit: "Yes. However, Abt Associates will generally only
provide visa sponsorship to foreign candidates who have a
specialized skill set that cannot be found in the US labour market."
Outline that strong academic record required.
Our minimum requirements for graduate application into Accenture
are a 2.1 Degree and 320/26 UCAS points (or equivalent). If you do
not meet the minimum criteria, you may still apply: in these cases we
look for other areas of your application to be particularly strong - for
example strong career focus or relevant work experience. We look at
every application and take in to account all aspects. Need to be
eligible to work in the UK.
Is a global corporate advisor in strategy and operations
management, serving major corporations and organisations
Adelphi is an international agency supporting the healthcare industry through expert leadership in market research, health economic
AKA is a forward thinking consulting practice with its Head
Office is in Berkshire, in the United Kingdom.
Analysys is a global telecoms consultancy / research company/
Analysys Mason has a diverse range of nationalities and we
are happy to arrange a work permit if necessary.
We welcome applications from those who are legally entitled to
work in the UK on a permanent basis and without restriction.
We regret that, due to Home Office regulations, we are unable
to apply for work permits on behalf of candidates.
Jacobs Babtie is one of the leading technical and management
consultancies operating in transport and development,
environment and utilities, property and structures, defence and
Bain and Company is a global management consulting firm.
Bain and Company will apply for a work permit if required.
MBA students with relevant experience usually start as
consultants. Undergraduates start as Associate Consultants if
they have a minimum of 1 year relevant work experience
(finance, banking, management, advisory, industry).
Candidates without previous or relevant work experience are
strongly advised to show their involvement in related extra-
curricular activities!! Do I need a work permit? No. As long as
you have a degree, we can apply for a work permit on your
behalf. Education: include degree results to date in your CV,
predicted degree results (where available), A Level and GCSE
results (or equivalent). Play up important skills if not otherwise
obvious (eg maths qualifications if not taken to A-Level)
One of the world‘s leading management and technology
BMB Mott MacDonald is a prominent Management
Consultancy Company providing innovative management and
BMT is a leading international multi-disciplinary engineering, science and technology consultancy offering a broad range of services
Booz Allen Hamilton, a global strategy and technology
consulting firm, works with clients to deliver results that
International strategy and general management consulting
firm. When and if required, BCG can apply a work permit on
the applicant's behalf but an offer is subject to the relevant
authority issuing the work permit. All undergraduate and
postgraduate degrees, including MBAs; Business and Finance
degrees preferred. Relevant work experience and/or extra
curricular activities much welcomed. Wide range of areas of
expertise: branding, corporate development, strategy, e-
commerce, financial services, retail, technology and
Starting salary- £25.000, number of graduate vacancies
2007/2008- 200. Appropriate immigration permission to work
in the UK or Ireland without any restrictions.
CG is a major French company, one of the world's largest
information technology, management consulting, outsourcing
and professional services companies with a staff of over
83,000 operating in 36 countries.
Strategy consulting. To be considered for our assessment
process in January, please send in your CV and cover letter to
email@example.com, by December
Deloitte provide the UK Government and a broad range of
public sector departments, major international and UK
corporates, mid market and high growth smaller companies
and many private individuals with Consulting, Tax, Audit
Detica is a specialist business and technology consultancy
focused on turning complex information into relevant and
actionable intelligence. For all roles, you will need a strong
affinity with technology and its application in a business
setting. You will typically have a strong set of A-Levels (or
equivalent) and will be expecting or already have a minimum
2:1 degree (or equivalent) in a numerate discipline.
Diagonal Consulting, part of the Morse Group, is a leading
business and technology consultancy, helping clients to solve
complex business and IT problems.
Diamond is a premier management consulting firm that looks
for the excellent degree-holders from good universities and
business schools. November deadline for MScs.
Project management and management consultancy.
EPOS Health Consultants, a multinational health consulting
company headquartered in Germany. EPOS is a leading
This is an health consultancy firm and not-for-profit group
working mainly within the field of health care providing
technical assistance and support across the globe.
Largest independent health consultancy
The business consulting firm Frost & Sullivan offers market
analysis, research, and reports. Value language skills and
degrees preparing skills in analysis, consultancy, research,
Fujitsu Consulting provides a full range of information
technology consulting, implementation and management
Strategic Consultancy and Think-tank
Strategy & Management consulting for the Telecommunications & Media sector
Small management consultancy, specialising in analytics.
Accept applications from international students and can take
them on if outstanding candidate, BUT can be difficult because
some work is defence related and therefore procludes non
Hay Group, a global management consultancy.
Hedra is a consulting, solutions and managed services
Due to current work permit guidelines, we cannot accept
applications from graduates who require any kind of work
permit to work in the UK. We ask that applicants are expecting
or have obtained a minimum of a 2:1 honours degree
Impact Plus is a well established independent Management
Consultancy that specialises in all aspects of change, including
strategy, distribution, culture, process and IT consulting.
Impact Plus operates across a wide variety of sectors including
Banking and Finance, Insurance, and Public Sector. We
accept applications form all nationalities and are willing to
apply for a work permit if required.
Small healthcare consultancy. Apply speculatively online.
Some analysts, some more senior level.
L.E.K. Consulting is an international strategy consulting firm,
specialising in strategy development, transaction support and
performance improvement consulting.
In simple terms, we help other organisations make the most of new technology. Whether it‘s through our technical expertise in IT
Management Consulting Group PLC is an umbrella
organisation for a diverse range of consulting and professional
Marakon Associates is an international strategy consulting firm
that works with top executives of top companies to help them
maximize long-term value.
Mars & Co is an international strategy consulting firm focused
on providing its Fortune 100 clients with breakthrough
strategies to outperform their competition.
McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm
that focuses on solving issues of concern to senior
management in large corporations and organizations.
McKinsey serves as a trusted advisor to the world‘s leading
businesses, governments, and institutions
Global HR firm offers human resources management news,
articles, software and consulting services. 2.1 required for
graduate positions. Grad positions require mathematical,
economics or numerical subject.
Methods Consulting is a UK top 20 Business and IS
consultancy. They provide a support in project and programme
management; business and IS strategy; enterprise
transformation; interim management; IT consulting; service
delivery and procurement and client side consulting.
Monitor Group is a privately-owned global management
Health & Pharma. www.moorhouseconsulting.com
Analyst positions available. MBAs can apply speculatively
online. Check website.
Health & Pharma. www.newchurch.co.uk
The firm is led by a closely-knit international group of partners
with experience in other leading consulting firms and
industries. We welcome applications from international
students and to reflect this we do sponsor Work Permits for
successful full time candidates.
Oliver and Wyman is a leader in financial services strategy and
risk management consulting. The firm has more than 900 staff
working out of 27 offices in 13 countries throughout North
America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
PA Consulting Group is a leading global management,
systems and technology consulting firm.
Penna is a global human capital management consultancy.
PRTM management consulting. Leading thinking for lasting
Think tank/consultancy. Recruit at all levels. Check website.
Alumni contact there.
REL Consultancy Group (REL), the specialized global leader in
best-practice financial and operating processes and working
One of the largest strategy consulting firms. Main practice
areas in London are: telecoms, transportation, financial
services, utilities and chemicals and oil. German speaking
students needed. Number of graduate vacancies in 2007/2008-
Spectrum is a Value Partners Management Consulting
company. The two firms merged in early 2007. Number of
graduate vacancies in 2007/2008- 6.
Health & pharma. www.sg2.com
SQW Consulting is a leading independent consultancy in the area of economic and social development. There is a grad programm
Global firm provides reinsurance consulting and intermediary
services, actuarial and management consulting. Number of
graduate vacancies in 2007/2008 in London- 7. Starting salary-
£32.000. Yes we recruit from outside the EU and accept
applications from students requiring a work permit
Sectors include aviation and healthcare. Check website for
Watson Wyatt is a global consulting firm focused on human
capital and financial management. Starting salary -£ 25.000-
WG Consulting was the pioneer of effective systems and techniques to manage the entry of new health technologies into the NHS.
Xansa plc trading as Xansa is a British outsourcing and
technology company. With effect from 31 March 2008 Xansa in
the UK has been rebranded as Steria.
ing the healthcare industry through expert leadership in market research, health economic analysis, patient-based studies, and medical communications.
We look for well-rounded individuals with an
excellent record of achievement in both
academic and extra curricular activities. In
general you will have a 2:2 or above in a
technical or business related degree discipline.
inary engineering, science and technology consultancy offering a broad range of services, particularly in the defence, energy, environment, shipping and
You must already have the permanent right to
work in the UK. (If you do not possess a valid
UK work permit please visit our global website at
www.capgemini.com) Starting salary - £32.500
Do you accept applications from graduates who
require a work permit?
Yes. We do not have any restrictions at all, so if
you are a foreign student and you wish to apply,
your application will be welcomed by us. Please
note that it can take up to 3 months for us to get
your permit through from the UK Home Office,
so we suggest applying earlier rather than later
We recruit around 100 graduates throughout the
year, across all parts of our business including
software/electronic engineering and data
Telecommunications & Media sector
. We offer a very competitive starting salary
ranging between £25,000 and £30,000
depending on the business area you join. Some
areas also offer a sign on bonus.
ions make the most of new technology. Whether it‘s through our technical expertise in IT and systems integration or our groundbreaking consultancy and
2:1 required or 2:2 for retirement analysts. We
do accept applications for our graduate positions
in the UK from students requiring work permits.
All their work is currently in UK.
consultancy in the area of economic and social development. There is a grad programme and you have to apply by 31st March, see http://www.sqw.co.u
e systems and techniques to manage the entry of new health technologies into the NHS. Established as an independent consultancy in 1996, it has deve
hip in market research, health economic analysis, patient-based studies, and medical communications. We have been providing strategic research and co
tancy offering a broad range of services, particularly in the defence, energy, environment, shipping and ports and logistics sectors.
AAA at A level and a minimum 2.1 degree (consultancy)!
t‘s through our technical expertise in IT and systems integration or our groundbreaking consultancy and Global Service Delivery, our ultimate objective is a
evelopment. There is a grad programme and you have to apply by 31st March, see http://www.sqw.co.uk/recruitment/graduate-recruitment
new health technologies into the NHS. Established as an independent consultancy in 1996, it has developed an unrivalled reputation for market access a
providing strategic research and communication in the healthcare arena for over 20 years.
Delivery, our ultimate objective is always the same: to help clients capitalise on new technology to achieve their business goals.
alled reputation for market access activities within the NHS and the pharmaceutical industry.
eve their business goals.
Name students? Deadline Guide MBA programme?
SEE "CONSULTANCY" TAB FOR DETAILS OF PHARMA & HEALTH CONSULTANCIES
SEE "COMMS & CREATIVE AGENCIES" TAB FOR DETAILS OF PHARMA & HEALTHCARE COMMUNICATIONS
Allergan Limited ? ?
Amersham Biosciences ? ?
AstraZeneca ? Yes
Atos Healthcare ? No
Bayer Schering Pharma ? Yes
Boehringer Ingleheim ? Yes
Bristol-Myers Squibb ? ?
Pharmaceuticals ? ?
British Biotech Plc ? ?
BUPA ? 11/13/2009 No
Chiron ? Yes
Healthcare ? Yes
Eli Lily & Co Ltd No Yes
Emergis ? ?
FirstHealth Solutions ? ?
GE Healthcare No Yes
GlaxoSmithKline No Yes
Global Forum for Health
Research ? ?
Health Analysis ? No
Johnson and Johnson No Yes
Merck and Co ? Yes
NHS ? Yes
Novartis ? Yes
Pfizer No Yes
No, but some roles ask
PharmaNet ? for MBA
Reckitt Benckiser ? No
Roche Holding Ltd ? Yes
Sanofi-Aventis Yes ?
No programme, but do
recruit MBAs as
Sg2 No experienced hire.
Synovate ? ?
Vertex Pharmaceuritcals ? ?
Wyeth ? Yes
F PHARMA & HEALTH CONSULTANCIES
PHARMA & HEALTHCARE COMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES
Allergan is a global specialty pharmaceutical company
that develops and commercializes innovative products
for the eye care, neuromodulator, skin care and other
Alliance is a speciality pharmaceutical group based in
the United Kingdom.
Amersham is a world leader in medical diagnostics and
in life sciences.
AstraZeneca is a large Anglo-Swedish pharmaceutical
Bayer Schering Pharma is one of the ten largest
specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world and
the company's goal is a leading market position in each
of its specialist fields. Www.mybayerjob.com
Boehringer Ingleheim's businesses consist largely of
Prescription Medicines, Consumer Health Care,
Industrial Customers (Biopharmaceuticals,
Pharmaceuticals Production, Pharma Chemicals) and
Bristol-Myers Squibb manufactures prescription
pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter drugs and health
care products in several therapeutic areas.
Britannia Pharmaceuticals Limited, located in the South
of England, is a niche pharmaceutical company
specialising in products for diseases with orphan
indications (small patient populations) which are
normally not developed by larger pharmaceutical
British Biotech Plc is a British biotechnology company.
Bupa is a health and care company and requires
caring, commercially minded people to keep our
customers at the heart of everything we do. The
graduate entry programme is specifically designed to
free the potential of high quality candidates
Chiron/ Novartis AG is a world leader in offering
medicines to protect health, treat disease and improve
You are likely to be an experienced senior manager,
clinician or management consultant. You should have a
good degree and at least seven years‘ experience in
Eli Lilly and Company Limited is the UK affiliate of
major American pharmaceutical manufacturer, Eli Lilly
and Company. In most cases, Lilly does not offer visas
or work permits. You will need to have work
authorization for the country for which you wish to work
unless otherwise stated in the position description.
Is a Canadian information technology leader that
focuses on the health & financial services sectors.
FirstHealth Solutions specialise in innovative products,
which help solve difficult health related issues &
associated problems affecting the wellbeing of our
GE Healthcare provides transformational medical
technologies and services that are shaping a new age
of patient care.
GSK is the world's second largest pharmaceutical
company and a research-based company with a wide
portfolio of pharmaceutical products covering anti-
infectives, central nervous system (CNS), respiratory,
gastro-intestinal/metabolic, oncology, and vaccines
Check website for current vacancies
London private hospital group
The world‘s premier consumer health company.
A. Merck & Co., Inc. is a global research-driven
A Work Permit will be required for applicants from
outside the EEA. An employer will not be able to get a
work permit for an applicant if the post can be filled by
a UK or EEA resident and therefore are unlikely to
consider applicants resident outside the EEA area if
the post can be filled from within. NHS employers will
indicate in their advertisements whether applicants
from outside the UK will be considered.
Novartis International AG is a multinational
pharmaceutical company based in Basel, Switzerland
that manufactures drugs. Graduate opportunities and
internships available, check website job search. Also
includes Novartis Animal Health.
Check website for current opportunities. Some (e.g.
Business Development) roles ask for MBA.
Sales, Marketing, R&D and Supply Chain roles
available. Grad programme.
The company operates two segments, pharmaceuticals
and diagnostics, and sells its products in more than
Sanofi-Aventis is a multinational pharmaceutical
company. Sanofi-Aventis engages in the research,
development, manufacturing and marketing of
pharmaceutical products for sale principally in the
prescription market, but they also develop over-the-
London based healthcare consultancy. Recruit MBA,
MSc and PhD into specific roles. Grad applications
usually open from January. MSc IHM might suit
analyst or account specialist roles. Check Experienced
Hire part of website.
At Synovate, we're looking for people like you who
think like us — with curiosity. It doesn‘t matter where
you are because as a global Market Research
company, we have job opportunities all around the
Vertex Pharmaceuritcals is a global biotechnology
company committed to the discovery and development
of breakthrough small molecule drugs for serious
Wyeth is a research-based, global pharmaceutical
company responsible for the discovery and
development of some of today's most innovative
Name Accept international students? Accept 2:2? MBA programme?
Adelphi Group ? No
No, but some
Not for UK, but check website for some relevant work
Huntsworth Health international positions. No experience
Millward Brown No No No
Virgo ? ? No
Munro & Forster ? ? No
Athena ? ? No
Burson Marsteller ? ? No
Packer Forbes ? ? No
CCA (Chandler Chicco)
GfK NOP ? ? No
Purple Hat Communications ? ? No
Large diverse marketing & comms agency.
UK's largest healthcare communications company, but part
of a large global group so check website for non-UK
Market research (including Health). Have grad scheme.
Specialist Healthcare communications. Check website. Small company, but respected. Apply speculatively o
healthcare, public sector and consumer communications. Apply speculatively online.
Medical PR. Apply speculatively online.
Big global PR agency with healthcare division. Internships available. Apply speculatively online.
February Very large global market research company. Including a healthcare division.
Medical science communications.
Market research (including healthcare), based in Netherlands, but also have opportunities in Geneva and New
company, but respected. Apply speculatively online.
y speculatively online.
ilable. Apply speculatively online.
but also have opportunities in Geneva and New York
Name Accept Accept 2:2? MBA programme?
ABB UK No (see notes) No (fut.'s notes) Yes
AEA Technology ? No No
A GAS Ltd ? ? ?
ALSTOM Power Ltd Yes Yes NO
American Electric Power ? ? ?
BG Group Yes No ?
BOC Ltd ? ? ?
BP No ? Yes
Calor Gas Ltd ? ? ?
Castrol Industrial ? ? ?
Centrica No See notes. Yes
Chevron Texaco ? ? Yes (website)
Cinergy ? ? ?
Conoco Phillips ? ? ?
East Midlands Electricity ? ? ?
EDF Energy/EDF Trading No ( but see notes) Yes No
El Paso (Huston, Tx) ? ? ?
ENI No ? ?
E.ON NO Yes ?
Exxon Mobil ? ? ?
Gazprom Marketing & ? ? No
John Wood Group Plc ? ? ?
London Energy ? ? ?
National Grid Transco Yes (See notes) No Yes )see notes)
Nexant Yes ? YES
Npower No Yes (but not for all ?
Powergen No Yes ?
Repsol ? ? ?
RWE (Npower) No Yes Yes
Schlumberger Group ? ? ?
Shell International Limited Yes, see notes. ? Yes
Southern Electric ? ? ?
Statkraft ? ? No
Suez ? ? ?
Texaco Limited (Chevron) ? ? Yes
Total Yes ? ?
TXU ? ? Yes
United Utilities Plc No (see notes) No (see notes) ?
Vestas Not for Europe (but Masters only No
have other global
WSP Environment & ? ? No
ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies
that enable utility and industry customers to improve
performance while lowering environmental impacts. We
are currently seeking graduates from the following
disciplines: Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, and Control
System Engineering. Although other relevant discipline‘s
may be considered.Please note that if you need a
qualifying UK Work Permit we cannot guarantee that this
can be obtained, and any offer of employment will be
conditional against a permit being granted by the UK
authorities. Generally we look for graduates with a
degree of 2.1 (Upper Second), but we prefer graduates
who have or expect to obtain a good MEng degree. But
your degree is not everything - we look for other qualities
as well, such as good communication and team working
skills, innovation and initiative. So don‘t be put off if your
degree doesn't meet these requirements - you could still
be in with a good chance!
AEA is a world leading energy and climate change
consultancy delivering outstanding technical advice,
policy support and project and programme management
A-Gas is a blender, re-packer and distributor of speciality
gases and chemicals.
Products and services include power generation, power
conversion, rail transport, ship building and marine
systems. They do support work permits. Mechanical,
Electrical, Aerospace & Civil Engineering with a minimum
of 2:2 Degree.
American Electric Power employs the best and brightest
talent to provide energy to more than five million
customers located in 11 US states.
BG Group works in co-operation with governments,
partners and other stakeholders to build natural gas
BOC is a global industrial gases company. Prefer
Sciences, Languages, Business and Numerate Studies
Supplier of petroleum, solar energy, petrochemicals,
bitumen, LPG, lubricants, aviation fuels and fuel cards.
Prefer graduates in chemical engineering, mechanical
engineering, instrument control, human resources,
commercial, business studies, drilling.
Based in Swindon. Employs over 12.000 people in more
than 130 countries.
Centrica, a FTSE 100 company is the force behind some
of the UK's most familiar and trusted brands including,
The AA, British Gas and One.Tel. For General
Management, Finance and Information Systems a
minimum 2:2 degree classification is required in any
Chevron Upstream Europe has graduate opportunities
commencing in 2008 in the disciplines of petroleum
engineering, geology, geophysics and drilling.
Cinergy is the holding company behind public utilities
including the Cincinnati Gas and Electric Co. and PSI
ConocoPhillips Limited employs around 1000 people in
its head office in Warwick, an office in London, and the
EDF Energy is the largest power distribution business in
the UK. For most roles we will only consider applications
from those candidates who have an unrestricted right of
access to work in the UK. However, for engineering roles
we are now able to consider applicants who require a UK
Headquartered in Houston, El Paso Corporation provides
natural gas and related energy products in a safe,
efficient and dependable manner. Our two core
businesses are Pipelines, and Exploration and
Italian multinational oil and gas company. All graduates . International mobility required.
must be fluent in spoken and written English. For some
graduate positions, prior work experience is requested.
Such positions are ideal for candidates who have
acquired some work experience. During the interview
process, such candidates will be evaluated as either
graduate candidates or junior professionals
E.ON UK trades electricity and gas in UK markets. They are only able to consider
Through its Powergen brand, they sell electricity and gas. applications from individuals who
They offer a variety of 48 week industrial placements as have the permanent right to work in
well as a select number of summer placements across the UK. Please check:
the business. http://www.eon-
#q6 or http://www.eon-
An American oil and gas corporation. ExxonMobil is a
worldwide leader in the petroleum and petrochemicals
business and has a presence in nearly 200 countries and
territories. As a global energy company, we have a range
of exciting graduate opportunities across all areas
including IT, HR, Engineering and Retail. In every case,
you will be provided with an excellent training scheme,
and the prospects for international work are outstanding.
We accept applications from any degree discipline
although some schemes require specific degrees. There
is no deadline for applications however early applicants
Have Risk Management analyst vacancies. Also some
carbon and commodities trading.
Wood Group is a leading international energy services
company, employing more than 16,000 people and
operating from bases in 40 countries.
London Energy is a subsidiary of one of the largest
energy companies in the UK, EDF Energy.
National Grid is dedicated to being the world‘s premier
network utility. We employ around 180 development
trainees each year who join us as apprentices, foundation
engineers, placement students or graduates. On
average, we recruit 25 a year into our Graduate
Development Programme. We have recruited graduates
that have required a work permit in the past where we
have had a robust case to take to the Home Office. The
company will only apply for Engineering work permits.
MBA- Please apply in the same way. The only thing that
may be affected is your starting salary. A 2:1 is the
minimum for applications.
More FAQs on this topic
Nexant is growing rapidly, generating employment
opportunities for experienced consultants, project
managers, software developers, and administrators.
The graduate schemes we offer include: Finance, .
Engineering, Infrastructure Systems, Business Analysts, http://www.brightergraduates.com/faq
Commercial Business Management and Quantities Risk. s.html#q12 QUANTITATIVE RISK
About 60 graduates in 2008. Unfortunately, we cannot PROGRAMME: We accept
accept CVs. Instead, you need to submit an application applications to this Programme from
form candidates who require a work
permit. GRADUATE SCHEMES:
Unfortunately we are unable to
accept applications from candidates
who require a work permit for the UK
to join our UK-based graduate
schemes ) We look for a relevant 2:1
degree or higher (2:2 in engineering).
Repsol is an international integrated oil and gas
company, operating in over 30 countries.
RWE npower is a leading integrated UK energy company
and is part of the RWE Group. This section outlines who
we are, who RWE are and outlines RWE npower's
Global oilfield and information services company with a The work is technically demanding
major focus on energy. ―You will either start your career and hours are long for all
abroad or in your home country. Even if you begin Schlumberger employees.
abroad, you should expect to spend a significant amount
of your career in your home country. During the first five
years of employment, transfers can be frequent for field
Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals http://www.shell.com/home/content/c
companies. ―You can apply to us without having a work areers/student_graduate/how_to_app
permit. If your application is successful and you need a ly/graduates/how_to_apply_graduate
work permit for the country in which you are placed, then s.html
we‘ll help you apply for one. We cannot guarantee,
however, that you will obtain this work permit. And please
note that in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific
Islands we do prefer you to have the right to work
We need people to help us grow our business, across the
diverse range of activities we undertake from customer
service to power station operation, direct sales to gas
and electricity distribution. We also need people to assist
in the growth of our new businesses, from gas boiler
maintenance to renewable technologies.
The Statkraft Group is a leading player in Europe within renewable energy. The Group generates hydropower, wind power, gas pow
On 3 July 2006, Texaco Limited became Chevron
Total is the world‘s fourth-largest oil and gas group
operating in over 130 countries. Graduate Scheme-
One in-take per year in September. French speaking
The United Utilities Graduate Opportunities only accept . Joining bonus- £1,000. In order to
2:2 degree grades in the field of Quantity be eligible to take part in the United
Surveying/Engineering. In all other fields, you must have Utilities Graduate Opportunities, you
a 2:1 degree grade or higher. £22,000 commencing need to be able to be able to work in
salary, rising to £24,000 in the second year on the the UK without restrictions.
Recruit masters students into business roles for 2 intakes
a year. Open in Sept/Oct for March intake, open
applications in Feb for September intake. Grad
opportunities usually starting in EU, US, India, Singapore,
and China. First placement will be in the region/country
to which you apply, but then the next placements are
likely to be in another country (most grads rotate around
Asia, Europe and the US).
Consultancy. Apply speculatively online:
starting salary of £23,000
The Group generates hydropower, wind power, gas power and district heating. Statkraft is a major player on the European energy exchanges. Dissertatio
g. Statkraft is a major player on the European energy exchanges. Dissertation projects available. Trainee programme. Check website.
n projects available. Trainee programme. Check website.
International Students Deadline Guide
World Health Organisation Global opportunities September
London Sustainability Exchange
Offers internships twice a year (http://www.who.int/employment/internship/en). MSc students should note that they would be eligibl
Internships and full time positions available - check website
students should note that they would be eligible for the Winter internships, as they are technically still students until graduation ceremony in May.
students until graduation ceremony in May.
Name Accept international students?
Altria Group ?
Not for UK, but have Management
Anheuser-Busch InBev Trainee Programmes wordwide
Arcadia Group Ltd
ASDA Wal-Mart No
Body Shop ?
Boots Company Plc Yes
Borders UK ?
Coca Cola ?
The Clorox Company ?
Estee Lauder Cosmetics ?
Fenwick Ltd No
Fujifilm Electronic Imaging
Henkel Corporation No
John Lewis No
Kimberley – Clark Europe
Kwik Save Group No
Levi Strauss No
Marks & Spencers Plc No
Merck Sharp and Dohme ?
Procter & Gamble Yes
Roc UK Limited No
Roche Products ?
Sara Lee ?
United Biscuits ?
Accept 2:2? MBA programme?
? (See notes) ?
Yes (see notes) Yes
? (See notes) Yes
? (See notes) ?
Yes (see notes) Yes
adidas-Salomon is the second
largest manufacturer of sporting
Altria Group is the parent company of
Philip Morris USA and John
Middleton. A good degree in any
Internet retailer. We're always
looking for more talented individuals --
who are capable of thinking of the
bigger picture -- to help us innovate;
to take us into new markets and new
product and service categories, and
to help shape an ever-changing
industry. We work hard and in an
efficient way. We hire people who
have good judgment and encourage
them to exercise it. We value
World's largest brewer (Stella Artois,
Beck's etc). Have Management
Trainee scheme. Particularly like
'commercial' engineers, so
engineering degree + MSc
Management is good fit.
The Arcadia Group is the UK‘s
largest privately owned fashion
retailer. Placements in areas of
finance, distribution, merchandising,
purchasing administration reading
Fashion, Finance, Business or
Numerical degrees. Arcadia Group is
the UK‘s largest privately owned
fashion retailer. Graduate package -
£20,000 - £22,000.
2.2 minimum except finance
positions which require 2.1. Our
starting salary for Retail, Logistics
and ASDA House graduates is
BAT is a world's second largest
tobacco group by global market
share, with over 300 brands in their
The Body Shop International plc is a
global manufacturer and retailer of
naturally inspired, ethically produced
beauty and cosmetics products.
Boots is one of the best known retail
names in the UK, providing health &
beauty products and advice that
enhance personal wellbeing.
Graduate jobs available:
Opportunities in Engineering &
manufacturing, Transport & logistics,
Retail, Science & related work,
Media/marketing/creative, Health &
One of the major book retailers in the
Cadbury plc. is a confectionery and
beverage company with its
headquarters in London, United
Kingdom, and is the world's largest
confectionery manufacturer. The firm
was formerly known as Cadbury
Schweppes plc before demerging in
May 2008, separating its global
confectionery business from its
Americas beverage unit, which has
been renamed Dr Pepper Snapple
Carrefour is a French international
hypermarket with a global network of
The Coca-Cola Company is
committed to attracting the best and
brightest graduate school
professionals in the country. Your
previous work experience,
knowledge and skills are highly
valued and will be beneficial to your
success as an intern.
Colgate-Palmolive is a truly global
company operating in more than 200
countries and it is one of the most
widely recognised consumer
products companies in the world.
Coty Inc., a leading global beauty
and the world‘s largest fragrance
company, a leading developer,
manufacturer, and marketer of
cosmetics and over the counter
pharmaceuticals. - Entrepreneurial
Spirit, Hard Work, Innovation,
This company is known for smart,
talented employees. Requirements
differ among functions, but in general
we look for candidates who are:
talented, driven, results-oriented,
passionate about setting and
delivering on goals, able to drive
change, team players, able to
influence others and excited about
Clorox's brands and goals. We
expect employees to have integrity
and demonstrate the highest
standards of professional conduct.
Danone is a French food-products
eBay is The World's Online
Marketplace®, enabling trade on a
local, national and international
basis. With the infinite number of
items sold on eBay, it's no surprise
that we have quite a collection of
internships and careers awaiting
motivated college students, recent
college grads, and MBA grads.
Estee Lauder is a growing company
with focus on beauty and beauty
Department store chain selling
fashion clothing and homeware. So
who are we looking for? We're after
ambitious graduates from any degree
discipline, who can respond with
pace and energy to each and every
issue they face. Creative and
imaginative people who aren't afraid
to try new things, and who can both
manage and motivate a team. We
need commercially minded people
with a real desire to make retailing
Fujifilm Electronic Imaging - an
industry leader in imaging and
information, and a global company
recognised for developing unique
technologies & manufacturing
Gillette is a brand of P&G currently
used for safety razors among other
personal hygiene products. It is one
of several brands originally owned by
The Gillette Company, a leading
global supplier of products under
various brands, which was acquired
by P&G in 2005
Gus* Design Group manufactures
contemporary furniture and home
accessories inspired by mid-century
classics and simple, everyday forms.
Henkel, headquartered in Düsseldorf
/ Germany, has about 55,000
employees worldwide and counts
among the most internationally
aligned German-based companies in
the global marketplace.
IKEA is a privately-held, international
home products retailer that sells flat
pack furniture accessories,
bathrooms and kitchens at retail
stores around the world.
The John Lewis Partnership is one
the UK's largest retailers
incorporating John Lewis Department
Stores and Waitrose Supermarkets.
It is Britain's biggest and longest
surviving example or worker co-
ownership. Finance Graduate -
closing date is 22nd December 2008-
Multi-national consumer products
manufacturing company. We are
offering opportunities in Consumer
Marketing, Customer Management
(Sales), Business to Business
Marketing, Product and Technical
Development, Supply Chain, Finance
Many of our Finance people come to
us with bachelor's degrees in
Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
Others may have an MBA and/or
may have worked somewhere else.
We also have people trained in
consulting, engineering, and other
Now FreshXpress - a discount
supermarket chain in UK.
L'Oreal is the global leader in the
beauty products industry. Over the
last decade, sales have tripled and
profits quadrupled. Some of the
brands include Cacherel, Redken
etc. We are always looking for new
types of people, from different
countries, with different experiences.
We don't simply hire on the strength
of diplomas and degrees, your
personality, your ambitions, your
enthusiasm count as much - or even
more - than your degree.
The Lego Group - from a small
carpenter‘s workshop to a modern,
global enterprise that is now, in terms
of sales, the world‘s sixth-largest
manufacturer of toys.
American Jeans and Casual wear
manufacturer. We welcome
applications for internships at our
Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium,
from students enrolled in full-time
education. To apply, please e-mail
your CV and a cover letter to
provide as much information about
your specific interests as possible, so
that we can match your talents with
any relevant internship available.
Most graduates apply for a place on
our Selling scheme (where you
become a manager in one of our
stores). For this it doesn‘t matter
what degree you‘ve done. We‘re
much more interested in the
enthusiasm you show for retail, your
interpersonal skills and your ambition
to succeed. Alternatively, you could
join us on our 18-month store-based
HR programme. We also have a
variety of head office schemes,
including IT, buying, merchandising,
garment technology, and a number of
food roles. To join one of these
areas, you‘ll need to have done a
Mars offer industrial placements and
development programmes for those
who want to specialise in finance,
marketing, sales or R&D. As a Mars
graduate, you‘ll start on a salary of at
least £29,000 incl. bonus.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Limited
(MSD) is the UK subsidiary of Merck
& Co., Inc., of Whitehouse Station,
New Jersey, USA, a leading research-
based pharmaceutical company that
discovers, develops, manufactures
and markets a wide range of
innovative pharmaceutical products
to improve human health.
Nestle is a biggest food and
beverage company, employing no
fewer than a quarter of a million
people. Degree required: any subject
One of the UK's major retailers with
over 400 stores nationwide.
Placements in retail and purchasing.
Ocado is one of the fastest growing
internet retailers in the UK, operating
in partnership with Waitrose.
One of the world‘s largest consumer
goods companies with over 250
brands being sold in 150 countries.
Although successful applicants will
have a strong academic record (we
expect you to have achieved or be on
track to achieving at least a 2:1 in
your finals), we are more interested
in what you have done outside your
studies. We have opportunities for
undergraduates and recent
graduates in Marketing, IT, Finance,
CBD (Sales), Research &
Development and Product Supply
(Manufacturing and Logistics) and
ROC is a subsidiary of Esso
Petroleum Company Limited.
REVLON is one of the world's best
known names in cosmetics and is a
leading mass market cosmetics
Roche is one of the world‘s leading
innovation-driven healthcare groups.
Its core businesses are
pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. We
recruit throughout the year, and many
opportunities are in pharma
development in areas such as clinical
study management, drug safety and
statistics (including programming);
however we would consider life
science graduates (BSc and MSc)
with relevant industrial placement
experience throughout our
Sainsbury's is only in the position of
accepting applications from resident
workers, and those overseas
nationals that can prove their ability
to work within the UK.
The Sara Lee Corporation is a £12
billion global manufacturer and
marketer of fast moving consumer
goods in over 180 countries.
Graduate Programme - Applications
for this programme will start in
January 2009 to March 2009.
Tesco is one of the worlds leading
retailers. Be expecting to receive a
minimum of a 2:1 degree (with the
exception of the following
programmes: Supply Chain, Buying
and Merchandising and Production
Technology which require a 2:2)*
UB is UK‘s leading biscuit
manufacturer and No. 2 in snacks.
They are the second largest biscuit
manufacturer in the Netherlands,
France, Belgium and Ireland.
Package - £18,000 - £20,000,
Retail, Customer service ,
Each year we recruit approx. 40
graduates - this figure has remained
fairly consistent for several years but
One of the world's leading consumer ultimately depends on business
goods companies, we make and needs. Vacancies exist in each of the
market products in the foods, home following functions: Customer
and personal care sectors across the Development, Financial
world. In fact, brands such as Dove, Management, HR, Innovation and
Magnum, Hellmann's, Persil and Technology Management,
Lynx are used by over half the Information Technology, Supply
families in the world every day. Chain and Marketing.
Waitrose is an appealing choice for
ambitious graduates who want a
challenging management career in
the fast-moving retail sector. We are
looking to recruit up to 40 graduates
through two intakes in April and
September 2009. We seek well-
rounded individuals with strong
analytical and communication skills,
along with the resilience and drive to
become truly exceptional leaders. In
return, we can guarantee a wealth of
career opportunities and total
commitment to investing in your
WGLP is a development framework
for people with the potential to
become future business leaders. It
develops people within chosen
functional areas, including Marketing,
IT, Retail, Commercial, Finance, HR
or Supply Chain.
Salaries for 2009 will be around
£26,500.We require all candidates
applying to our Graduate Leadership
Programme to already have
permanent leave to remain and work
in the UK. If your application is
successful for the next stage you will
be required to provide official
supporting documentation to support
your Permanent Right to Work in the
UK. We will not consider applications
from non-work permit holders.
Name Accept international students? Accept 2:2?
3M No Yes
Aerstream Technology Ltd ? ?
Agilent Technologies UK Yes ?(see notes)
Company ? ?
Apple ? Yes
Autodesk ? Yes
BT No No
Cable and Wireless ? ?
Capita No ? (See notes)
Caudwell Group ? No
CGI Group ? ?
Cisco Systems No No
Civica ? ?
Computer Sciences Corporation
(CSC) No Yes (see notes)
CSC Computer Sciences
Company No Yes (see notes)
Customer Systems Yes (see notes) No
Data Connection Ltd Yes (see notes) Yes
Dell No No
DiamondCluster International ? ?
Deutsche Telecom ? ?
EDS See notes ?
Ericsson Yes (if necessary) No
France-Telecom Orange Yes No
Fujitsu Siemens Computers ? ?
Hewlett-Packard No No
Hitachi ? ?
IBM UK Ltd ? No
Infosys Technologies Ltd ? ?
Intel ? ?
Keane ? ?
Logica CMG No Yes (see notes)
Lucent Technologies ? Yes
Marconi Corporation ? ?
Meta Group No No
Microsoft No No
Minnie Business ? ?
Motorola ? ?
Nippon Telegraph and
Telephone ? ?
Nokia No ?
Nortel Networks No ?
Omicron Nanotechnology Ltd ? ?
Oracle ? ?
PDS No ?
Perot Systems ? ?
Qinetiq ? ?
Research Machines ? No
Sapient ? ?
SBC Communications ? ?
Shype Internet Services ? ?
Siemens ? ?
Symbian Yes No
Tata Consulting Services ? ?
Tessella Support Services Plc No No
T-Mobile ? ?
Verizon Communications ? ?
Vodaphone No No (see notes)
XMA Computer Products ? No
Wipro Yes ? (see notes)
MBA programme? Notes
3M is a diversified global technology company with
leading positions in health care, safety & security,
electronics & telecommunications, display &
graphics, industrial, consumer & office and
? transportation markets.
Aerstream Technology is an expanding technology
company developing novel dispersion products for
? fragrances & pest control agents.
Agilent Technologies is a world leading provider of
instrumentation, systems, supplies, software,
services and support to life science and chemical
analysis. Agilent Technologies considers
applications from non EEA nationals for positions
in the UK. If the application is successful, they will
? provide the necessary legal support for non EEA.
Agilisys is the core technology services company
in the Netdecisions Group, providing professional
services; IT managed services, contact centre
services and business process outsourcing
Regularly advertise ad hoc roles on their website.
Some ask for MBA qualification as a preference.
Programme only in Internships may suit MSc students. Check
US, but some UK roles website for current opportunities:
ask for MBA. http://www.apple.com/jobs/uk/index.html
Yes Software company
BT is a leading provider of communications
solutions serving customers across the globe.
"Appropriate immigration permission to work in the
UK or Ireland without any restrictions. Graduated,
or be on course to graduate, with at least a 2:1
degree. How many graduate vacancies? This year
(2008) we have about 240 vacancies - ranging
from highly specialised technical roles to broad
commercial responsibilities. Our graduate
vacancies are in major UK towns and cities. We
do have a small number of opportunities in Ireland
Yes (Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland).
Cable&Wireless is a British telecommunications
Capita is a Leading Technology provider of
eMarketing, eGovernment, and Advanced
Business Solutions. Capita is unable to employ
anyone who does not have the right to work in the
UK. We are also unable to apply for work permits
for individual jobs until all UK and European
Economic Area employment sources have been
exhausted. B.S. in Computer Science or any
related 4-year college degree. Masters degree is
? preferred, but not required.
An independent mobile communications
distributor. All business areas require a 2.1 (or
predicted to have) or equivalent. To strengthen
your application you will be required to have
experienced an industrial placement or sound work
CGI Group is a leading IT and business process
Yes services provider.
Cisco is a world leader in networking for the
Civica is one of the UK‘s most experienced
providers of consulting, software and managed
Academically 2:1 is preferred, but 2:2 will be
considered with relevant experience. We are
required to ask that you are permanently eligible to
work in the UK and on some occasions you will
need to have been resident in the UK for 5 years.
CSC Computer Sciences Company is an
information technology and business services
company. We are looking for graduates with some
technical, financial or commercial experience,
ideally with a minimum 2:1 or equivalent. We will
consider applicants with a 2:2 or equivalent, with a
? postgraduate degree or relevant experience.
A young, fast-growing software consulting firm,
implementing the leading software packages in the
areas of customer relationship management and
analytics. They are pleased to accept applicants
from all nationalities and for truly exceptional
? candidates will be willing to apply for work permits.
Data Connection is one of the world's leading
communications technology companies. Work
permit - Yes, however, we have been advised that
it is almost impossible to obtain a work permit
unless you have particularly relevant work
experience or a relevant postgraduate
qualification. Internship students do not require
? permits to work for 8 weeks.
Dell is an information-technology supplier and
partner, and sells a comprehensive portfolio of
products and services directly to customers
DiamondCluster International, Inc. is a consulting
firm that helps companies develop their Internet-
based business and telecommunications
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world's leading
telecommunications companies. It offers its
customers the entire spectrum of IT and
Yes telecommunications services from a single source.
EDS is a technology services company. A proven
record of academic excellence (recommended
? minimum 3.0 GPA on the American scale)
Ericsson is a world-leading provider of
telecommunications equipment and related
services to mobile and fixed network operators
globally. You will need a minimum of a 2:1 in a
relevant degree. Ericsson is looking to recruit
graduates in Mechanical Design Engineering,
Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering,
ASIC Engineering, Systems Proving, Support
Engineering, Project Management, Supply and
Logistics and many more roles, for their Coventry,
Nottingham, Reading, Guildford and Basingstoke
Have Orange International Graduate Programme.
Must have good English and French language
skills. Apply between November and mid
No February. No UK grad scheme any more.
Fujitsu Siemens Computers is the leading
European computer company offering innovative
Yes IT products.
HP is an information technology corporation,
headquartered in California. HP specializes in
building personal computers, notebook computers,
printers, calculators, software and home media
Yes devices among other technology related products.
Hitachi I a multinational corporation specializing in
high-technology, electronics, materials and
Yes financial services.
IBM is the world's leading information technology
and consulting services company. IBM strives to
lead in the invention, development and
manufacture of the industry's most advanced
information technologies, including computer
systems, software, storage systems and
microelectronics. IBM accepts international
student applications in their 1-year industrial
Yes placements –exclusively-
Infosys Technologies Limited (Infosys) is a global
? technology services firm.
The world's largest chip maker, also a leading
manufacturer of computer, networking and
Yes communications products.
Keane is a global services firm that specializes in
enabling transformation of its clients‘ business and
Yes IT functions
International computer consultancy and systems
integration company with offices around the world.
Yes Placements in IT, IT support, consultancy.
Alcatel-Lucent - it's a global provider of systems
and services for next-generation, voice and data
communications (converged) networks. Lucent's
customers include enterprises, service providers,
Yes cable operators and the U.S. government.
The Marconi Company Ltd is a wireless telegraph
and signal company. The Marconi Corporation
designs, manufactures and supplies
telecommunications and information technology
equipment and services to a wide base of
customers, including public network operators,
? Internet service providers,
Meta Group (Gartner Inc) is an information
technology research and advisory firm. Its clients
include many large corporations and government
agencies, as well as technology companies and
Yes the investment community
The Microsoft corporation is one of the largest and
most influential companies in the personal
computer industry, and has a strong presence in
almost every aspect of computer software, from
Yes programming tools to end-user applications.
Minnie Business Systems is a small, friendly and
growing financial software development company
based in the City of London. We write software for
stock-broking clients based in the UK and the Isle
? of Man.
Motorola is a Fortune 100 global communications
leader that provides seamless mobility products
and solutions across broadband, embedded
Yes systems and wireless networks.
NTT is a telephone company that dominates the
? telecommunication market in Japan.
Nokia is the world leader in mobility, driving the
transformation and growth of the converging the
Yes internet and communication industries.
Nortel is a recognized leader in delivering
Yes communications capabilities.
Omicron NanoTechnology group is a leading
supplier of Scientific Instruments for
? NanoTechnology research
Oracle is the world‘s largest enterprise software
Yes Software and technology services
Perot Systems is an information technology
? services provider, based in Texas.
A world-renowned defence and security
technology company. Starting salary: Up to
RM is a firm at the top of its game. We are the UK's leading provider of software systems, services and infra
Sapient is a global services firm that operates two
groups—Sapient Interactive and Sapient
Consulting. Sapient offers a range of consulting
and outsourcing services, including business & IT
strategy, marketing strategy, business applications
design and development, and business
SBC Communications is one of the largest
? telecommunications companies in the world.
Internet company which provides wide range of
We're one of the largest and most successful
electrical engineering and electronics
organisations in the world. Degree required :
Finance / business related degrees for finance
programme or Engineering / IT related degrees for
Software licensing company that develops and
licenses Symbian OS, an open industry standard
Yes operating system for data enabled mobile phones.
Tata Consulting Services is an software services
Yes and consulting company.
Tessella is a software services company
specializing in the support of scientific, technical
and engineering establishments. You should be an
EU or US citizen (or be eligible for a UK or US
work permit), and be prepared to work in any of a
variety of scientific establishments, including those
relating to the defence, nuclear and
T-Mobile (UK) boasts more than 16 million
Yes customers for its UK cellular telephone network.
Verizon Communications is a global leader in
delivering smarter, bolder, faster communications,
information, and entertainment to consumers,
Yes small businesses, and wholesale customers
Vodafone is unable to employ anyone who does
not have the right to work in the UK. Aside from
any requisite technical skills and qualifications, we
look for initiative, good communication and team-
working skills, as well as the ability to inspire
others. For more senior and managerial positions,
Yes your proven leadership ability will be important
XMA is a leading supplier of IT products and
Wipro Technologies is an IT service company
founded in India. For entry level positions, Wipro
recruits candidates from select branches of
engineering such as computer science, electronics
and communication, electrical and electronics,
information technology, information systems &
instrumentation as well as MCAs. To apply to
Wipro BPO jobs, Candidates with 12th standard
pass or 10+3 (diploma from govt. recognised
college /school) pass, Correspondence courses
are allowed, Candidates with a maximum of one
year break in studies between academic years are
also eligible to apply.
New MBA and graduate Europe recruitment
programme. Based out of UK (Reading & London)
for 2 years and then across Europe.
A good degree in computer science,
electrical and electronic engineering
or life sciences (biology, chemistry or
We do apply for work permits for
successful applicants on occasions,
where necessary, but, for this to be
possible, your CV must be very
strong, and the chances of a
successful work permit application
must be good.
Ideally you‘ll have a minimum first
degree grade of 2:1 or above.
However, we‘ll consider you with a
2:2 if you have other relevant
experience. We also welcome
applications from candidates with
relevant Masters degrees and PhDs.
ame. We are the UK's leading provider of software systems, services and infrastructure to schools, colleges and universities.
astructure to schools, colleges and universities.
Name students? Accept 2:2? MBA programme?
Aggregate Industries UK Ltd
Arup ? Yes
Asian Development Bank Yes Masters only No
Balfour Beatty plc
Cancer Research UK
Dupont Textiles & Interiors UK Ltd
The Environment Council
Frank Sammeroff Ltd
Gifford Services Ltd
Global Action Plan
Green Light Rsearch Ltd
GTI Specialist Publishers
The International Business Leaders
Islamic Development Bank
Need right to work
John Swire & Sons (H.K.) in Hong Kong
Kerry Foods Ltd
McCain Foods GB Ltd
MSI Marketing Research for Industry
Owen Williams Consultants
No scheme, but have
recruited MBAs in the
RAND Europe ? ? past
Turner & Townsend
Supplies construction materials
including aggregates, asphalt, ready-
mixed concrete and precast concrete
products. Placements in training,
marketing, commercial, sales.
Air is a design consultancy
specialising in corporate and brand
identity, marketing communications,
literature, annual reports, web design
Aker Kvaerner' a leading global
provider of engineering and
construction services, technology
products and integrated solutions.
They do offer work permits and there
are plenty of opportunities to develop
An international engineering services
company, providing design, project
delivery and maintenance support to
clients in the oil & gas, transport,
infrastructure and industrial sectors.
Amey provides a wide range of
infrastructure services across the
public and private sectors, from
railways and highways to real-time
customer information systems and
plant and vehicle solutions.
Internship programme twice a year:
Balfour Beatty serves the
international markets for rail, road,
British Broadcasting Corporation.
management, and development
services company with a presence
worldwide. Manufacturing in UK and
other countries such as India, China
A leading charity dedicated to cancer
Customer focused, innovative
solutions-driven company, which
manufactures, processes and
distributes metal products as well as
providing design, technology and
consultancy services. Will consider
International Students for shortage
areas only. Corus has had little
difficulties supporting work permits
for shortage areas such as
engineering and metallurgy. For
other areas, such as finance and HR,
it will be very difficult to support a
International engineering and
construction group. International
students excluded from MOD
(Ministry of Defence) related
Summer internships available in
finance, marketing, HR and IT.
Apply by uploading profile throughout
DTZ is one of the world‘s leading
global real estate advisers. We exist
to provide innovative real estate and
business solutions worldwide.
DuPont offers a wide range of
innovative products and services for
markets including agriculture,
communications, safety and
protection, home and construction,
transportation and apparel.
EIRIS is a leading provider of research into the social, environmental and governance (ESG) aspects of companies
UK based environmental and
engineering consultancy offering
services focusing on water, waste,
energy, contaminated land, planning
and EIA. They recruit IS for full-time
positions. Have no plans to recruit IS
for part-time and vacation work.
Likely to be post MSc and PhD, only
if there is a shortage of EEA
graduates, then consider IS.
Car hiring. Placements in
The Environment Council works to put environment at the heart of people's choices, decisions and aspirations. Jobs, internships an
Manufacturer and distributor of an
extensive range of quality assured
first aid and healthcare products.
Operates from two manufacturing
units in the south of Glasgow, and a
third in Shanghai, China. Has
recruited through Fresh Talent.
GCL Direct is a professional
Business to Business Marketing
Services Agency working with Blue
Chip clients within the IT & Telco,
Logistics & Materials Handling and
Business & Professional Services
Gifford offer a comprehensive
consultancy service in engineering
and design. Prime disciplines cover
civil, structural and building services
engineering as well as
complementary support from
geotechnical, environmental and
Global Action Plan delivers tangible environmental, social and financial improvements by working practically and creatively with hun
Advertising, Marketing and PR.
Placement in administration.
Publishing house with a reputation
for producing high-quality
publications in the fields of careers,
education, training and business
HENLEY PARTNERSHIP is a full
service business intelligence and
market research firm.
Interfleet Technology is a leading
international rail industry
consultancy, operating from offices in
Derby and London within the UK and
international offices in Australia,
USA, Germany and Sweden.
The International Business Leaders Forum works with business, governments and civil society to enhance the contribution that com
Market research and advertisement
Search on their website for Young
Dubai based International hotel group, with opportunities in London, New York and Dubai. /careers.jumeirah.com/
McCain is an international food
manufacturing group, with a turnover
of $6Billion – renowned around the
globe for quality and innovation. In
the UK, they have revolutionised the
frozen food sector, building a brand
and a business that is the envy of the
industry, supplying a rapidly
expanding portfolio of dynamic
products to all sectors in the retail
One of the biggest and best global
advertising agencies. We are willing
to apply for a work permit, should we
find that we cannot recruit for a highly
skilled vacancy within the EC.
A leading and innovative global
market research agency, specializing
in helping companies maximize their
brand equity, brand performance and
brand health, and help them optimize
their media, advertising,
Mouchel Parkman is one of the UK's
most dynamic professional services
Market research company
MVA is the leading consultancy for
transport planning, social and market
research, GIS and transport
information technology. They can
obtain work permits without much
difficulty if the student has a transport
related degree. Other degrees are
Dubai based real estate developers.
Apply speculatively through online
Marketing and media planning
Owen Williams Consultants provide
design, project and asset
management consultancy to the
highway, railway and property
sectors. Only accept Civil
Offer internships in their New York
office. Check website.
Think tank/consultancy. Recruit at all
levels. Check website. Alumni
Ricardo is a leading provider of
technology, product innovation,
engineering solutions and strategic
consulting to the world‘s automotive
Rolls-Royce, the world-leading
provider of power systems and
services for use on land, at sea and
in the air, operates in four global
markets - civil aerospace, defence
aerospace, marine and energy.
SpartaPay™, offers practical,
trusted, and secure payment
solutions to reduce social exclusion
and help organisations reach niche
markets not accessible by credit card
based systems. The company
recruits international students for part-
time and vacation work, also for full-
time permanent positions.
Established in France more than a
century ago, Thales is a global
electronics company serving
Aerospace, Defence, and Security &
Services markets worldwide. WP
applications subject to MOD security
Turner & Townsend is a leading
construction and management
consultancy, working for some of the
world's biggest companies, anywhere
and everywhere in the world they
need us. Today we have over 1650
staff, operating from a global network
of 48 offices. We are willing to apply
for a work permit if required. Attitude,
flexibility and language skills are
World Vision is a global Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, their families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. Tend to advertise throug
social, environmental and governance (ESG) aspects of companies. Check website for current vacancies, or submit CV speculatively o
he heart of people's choices, decisions and aspirations. Jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities listed online.
ial and financial improvements by working practically and creatively with hundreds of thousands of people from all sections of society. In homes, the work
business, governments and civil society to enhance the contribution that companies can make to sustainable development. Jobs listed online.
es in London, New York and Dubai. /careers.jumeirah.com/
ated to working with children, their families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. Tend to advertise through Milkround.com in March each year.
Check website for current vacancies, or submit CV speculatively online.
d volunteer opportunities listed online.
dreds of thousands of people from all sections of society. In homes, the workplace, schools and the wider community we help to make the small changes
panies can make to sustainable development. Jobs listed online.
Milkround.com in March each year.
place, schools and the wider community we help to make the small changes that have a big impact on the things that matter. Jobs listed online.
that have a big impact on the things that matter. Jobs listed online.
Sources and notes
Careers and Professional Development Service, Imperial College Business School
Directory of international employers, University of Leicester, http://www2.le.ac.uk/offices/ssds/careers/resources/international-stude
This list is not an exhaustive list and there are other international employers not listed here that you may want to contact to find out
This list is based upon recent past recruitment activity that may / may not continue at the time of your application. It represents the c
This list is updated regularly. Last update September 2009.
offices/ssds/careers/resources/international-students/getting-a-job/directory-of-international-employers, accessed 16 October 2008.
sted here that you may want to contact to find out their recruitment policy towards international students (non EEA). Make sure you know a company‘s rec
e at the time of your application. It represents the company‘s policy towards international students but it may not apply to individual cases.
accessed 16 October 2008.
(non EEA). Make sure you know a company‘s recruitment policy towards international students (non EEA) before you send your application. In some cas
may not apply to individual cases.
EA) before you send your application. In some cases this policy can be found on their literature and/or website. In other instances, you may need to conta
website. In other instances, you may need to contact them directly.
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