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Leading professionals from more than 35 pharmaceutical firms spoke to students at De Montfort University today about how they can get a well-paid job after university.     For the third year running, the DMU careers fair attracted about 350 Pharmacy students from the university. The fair gave students an opportunity to network with possible employers,…

Employer of the Month – Arup

Headquartered in London, Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists­ offering a broad range of professional services. Operating in 83 offices in 31 countries, Arup has an extensive yet unusually diverse influence spanning the globe. This includes involvement in many notable projects including: the London Eye, Terminal 5 at…

Employer of the month – Accenture

Accenture are the powerhouses in management consultancy. Operating in an industry worth around £50bn with a 9% slice of the market share, Accenture are a force to be reckoned with. To put this into perspective, try wrapping your head around the fact that 20% of the world’s telephone numbers are billed using Accenture technology. Or…

Assessment Day Cheat Sheet – Marketing

There are 482,000 advertising and marketing jobs in the UK creative economy, with a predicted 70,000 new advertising related jobs predicted by 2019. Despite this, marketing graduates are finding it increasingly difficult to secure a marketing job in the ever-competitive environment. Following two successful candidates journey’s through the Victoria Plumb graduate interview process, we have…

Deloitte

Employer of the month – May 2015 – Deloitte

Deloitte are the auditors and tax advisors to a wide range of sports businesses around the world including clubs, leagues, governing bodies and sports management companies. In fact, to draw an appropriate comparison, Deloitte would be the Manchester United of the finance world (I’m not being biased, honest. Okay, maybe just a tad). Deloitte has…

Happy International Women’s Day from FDM Group

FDM would like to wish all of you a happy International Women’s Day! The 8th March is about celebrating the vital role women play in enhancing economic security for their families, communities and countries as a whole while recognising that significant barriers to achieving professional success continue to exist. The lack of women in the IT industry is…