Graduate jobs and internships in Nottingham

Jobs in Nottingham

Are you looking for a job in Nottingham or the surrounding area? Nottingham is located north of Leicester and south of Sheffield, in the county of Nottinghamshire. Nottingham's urban area is the largest in the East Midlands. Famous for the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is also a major sporting centre and was named UNESCO City of Literature in 2015. Nottingham is home to two well-known universities, the University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University.

Nottingham was named in the top 10 UK cities for job growth in the public and private sectors. Until recently, Nottingham was known for its cycle manufacturing and is home to Raleigh Cycles. Some of Nottingham's main industries include digital media, financial and business services, technology, and retail and leisure.

The city of Nottingham is home to a number of large companies including Boots the Chemists, Experian, Imperial Tobacco, Speedo, Specsavers, Siemens, HM Revenue and Customs, E.ON UK, Games Workshop and many others.

The employment rate in Nottingham is 63.5%, which is 10% lower than that of Great Britain as a whole.

The top employment sectors in the Nottingham include:

  • Business administration
  • Health
  • Retail
  • Education
  • Life sciences
  • Finance
  • ICT
  • Digital and creative
  • Hi-tech manufacturing
  • Research and development
  • Warehousing, distribution and logistics
  • Food and drink production

Looking for the ideal company to carry out your internship or work placement?

Work experience can often be invaluable. It can be difficult to decide where to carry out your internship, work placement or where to apply for a graduate job. The top graduate employers in the East Midlands (Nottingham) include: Rolls-Royce, Boots, Royal Air Force (RAF), De Montford University, Nottinghamshire County Council, Derbyshire County Council, Nottingham County Council, Atkins, Capital One, Derby City Council, Enterprise, Intelligent Energy, Lloyds Pharmacy, National Probation Service, Next, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Siemens AG, Specsavers, Sports Direct and many others. You can find more apprenticeship, internship, placement and graduate job opportunities on Wizbii.

Recruitment open days, recruitment fairs and other events:

There are a number of recruitment open days and events in Nottingham designed to help you find a job. To take part in recruitment open days, bring along an up-to-date CV and, if you already have an idea which company you would like to work for, you should also bring a cover letter. Open day recruitment events are beneficial for both employers and potential employees as they allow employers to analyse how candidates act in a social setting also provide the opportunity to advertise their business or company. Types of work opportunities on offer at these events include internships, industrial work placements, temporary and permanent contracts, and graduate jobs.

In Nottingham, there are a variety of job and career fairs including the Graduate Jobs Fair organised once a year by the University of Nottingham. The Graduate Jobs Fair is the perfect opportunity for current and postgraduate students from a wide range of disciplines to meet with employers and discuss upcoming graduate and internship opportunities. Other careers events organised by the University of Nottingham include Engineering Fairs, the Careers in Management Fair and the Law Fair.

Futures' What Next Careers and Opportunities Fair takes place every year and gives young people aged 15-19 the opportunity to meet local employers, apprenticeship and training providers, school sixth forms and higher and further education providers to explore opportunities in Nottinghamshire.

Average salary for graduates in Nottingham

The average salary for graduates working in Nottingham is around £25,000 per year, but can range from £21,000 to £32,500 depending on the job sector. Graduates working in the IT and Internet sector can expect to earn £25,000 on average, whereas those working in Sales are more likely to earn around £22,000 per year.

If you live in Nottingham and you're a student or a graduate looking for a job, internship or work placement, you now have all the information you need to find the job of your dreams.

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Description: We are currently recruiting a skilled LGV Mechanic who will support the frontline for executing logistic operations by Servicing, maintaining and repairing rigid and articulated LGVs. Yo...

Key tasks Customer relations  Welcomes guests as soon as they arrive with due care and attention,  Helps encourage customer loyalty by developing friendly, personalised relationships,  Anticipate...

Description: We make Corners, we don’t cut them – be a Muller driver. We are recruiting in our local depots for a Class 1 (LGV C+E) Drivers to efficiently deliver dairy goods to our retail and busine...

Key tasks Customer relations  Welcomes guests as soon as they arrive with due care and attention,  Helps encourage customer loyalty by developing friendly, personalised relationships,  Anticipate...

Description: We are currently recruiting a Distribution Shunter at our Northampton Depot who will be responsible for carrying out the day to day vehicle yard movements and associated procedures and c...

Description: Delivering engineering performance through effective planning. We are currently looking to recruit a Technical Planner to join our Foston Dairy within our Muller Milk & Ingredients b...

Description: Müller is a dairy company with the will to win, the drive to succeed and the ambition to get there. We make Corners, we don’t cut them – be a Muller driver. Would you like to; •...

Description: We are currently recruiting Production Filler Operatives based at our Foston site. The post holder will operate and run designated line(s) to achieve daily operations targets and maintai...

  Location Newark, Nottinghamshire ·  Salary £7.97/Hour ·  Category Hospitality, Tourism & Travel - Caretaking & Attendants ·  Job type Contractor ·  Industry Transport and Logistics ·  External...

  Location Newark, Nottinghamshire ·  Salary £ 18000 - £ 20000 / Year ·  Category Accountancy & Finance - AAT ·  Job type Permanent ·  Industry Banking and Financial Services ·  External Referenc...

  Location Newark, Nottinghamshire ·  Salary £7.97/Hour ·  Category Hospitality, Tourism & Travel - Caretaking & Attendants ·  Job type Contractor ·  Industry Transport and Logistics ·  External...

Job details Job category ENGINEERING / STUDIES / METHODS - Applications Engineer Position title Applications Engineer Contract Permanent contract Role description The ideal candidate will hav...

Key tasks Duties include: - Ensuring compliance of Novotel brand standards - Ensuring the food service area is clean and tidy at all times - Acting as an integral part of the team to ensure smooth r...

The variety and pace that comes with every shift as a Customer Assistant at Lidl needs dedication and flexibility. Our stores are open Monday to Sunday so you’ll need to be able to work weekdays or we...

The variety and pace that comes with every shift as a Customer Assistant at Lidl needs dedication and flexibility. Our stores are open Monday to Sunday so you’ll need to be able to work weekdays or we...

Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. We innovate and partner with customers in diverse global end markets. Solvay Comp...

  Salary £8.00 per hour (£6.78 if under 21) ·  Role area Fast Track Driver ·  Contract type Fixed Term Contract ·  Job reference HRGIS340292 ·  Location Heanor DE75 7EX ·  See Christmas from the...

Cleaning a Lidl store is no easy task; first there’s the shop floor to clean, the warehouse to mop, the staff room to scrub and toilets to bleach. It’s might be a short day’s work but it’s certainly a...

Job Title: Transport Shift Manager Location: Sutton in Ashfield Vacancy Number: GB08808 Working Hours - Days/Nights/Afters on a 6 AM-2 PM, 2PM-10PM,10PM-6AM basis What we’re looking...

Marriott International portfolio of brands includes both JW Marriott and Marriott Hotels. Marriott Hotels , Marriott International’s flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is adv...

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