CAREERS IN… Sales, Retail, Buying & Logistics

The links below are relevant to your subject area and will list careers information, employers in your field and job/work experience opportunities. You may want to look at other areas closely aligned to your subject area. Also bear in mind that there are a range of careers open to you which may not directly relate to the subject you have studied.

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Careers Info Jobs & Work Experience Employer Directories Related Media & Docs

Careers info

Prospects – Graduate Careers Website

  • Retail sector – Explore job roles, entry & progression, typical employers and future trends in the retail sector.
  • Transport & Logistics sector – Explore job roles, entry & progression, typical employers and future trends in the transport and logistics sector.
  • Job Profiles – Browse A-Z of jobs or look at ‘Retail, buying and selling’ and ‘Transport, logistics and distribution’ categories.
  • Job Vacancies – Search ‘Sales, retail & buying’ and/or ‘Transport, logistics & distribution’

TARGETjobs Retail, Management & Sales – How to get a graduate job in Retail.

Inside Careers – Find out about careers, employers and jobs in Purchasing & Supply, and Logistics & Transport

About – Logistics/ Supply Chain – Find articles and news on Logistics & Supply Chain Management.

The Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport – Includes careers/jobs section and information on qualifications.

The Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply – View Study & Qualify section which includes a careers section. – The purchasing and supply website – view Careers section to get the latest careers news.

Retail Week – Latest news, jobs, analysis & market data on the UK retail sector.

The National Skills Academy Retail – Information about working in retail.

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Jobs & Work Experience

Register for Unilife Connect  - Access graduate job vacancies, work experience, part-time jobs and careers events Log in to Unilife Connect – Access graduate job vacancies, work experience, part-time jobs, careers events and set up job alerts from your chosen sector.

For general work experience & volunteering opportunities visit the Work Experience section of the Careers Website.

Supply Management Jobs – The official CIPS jobs board

Careers in Logistics – Search for logistics & supply chain jobs

Freight World – Guide to freight transportation and logistics worldwide.

GrocerJobs – Browse jobs by role including buying, sales, supply chain & logistics and retail management.

UK Food Jobs – Search for jobs in the food industry by category including supply chain, sales, logistics and buying/purchasing – A leading recruitment site for retail – search for jobs in supply chain & logistics, merchandising, retail management, buying and distribution.

Jobs in Highways and Transportation – The official jobs website of the Institution of Highways and Transportation.

Jobs in Transport – A leading recruitment website for transport professionals

MVP Search & Selection – A recruitment website specialising in logistics and supply chain sector.

Retail Moves – A dedicated recruitment website for retail including graduate jobs.

Railway People – UK rail jobs, search by job title and location

The BJD Group – Specialised recruitment site for Supply Chain, Logistics & Purchasing throughout the UK & Europe.

Transportation Opportunities – Find current vacancies in transport and planning.

Media Week – Find jobs in media sales.

Agency Central – Search recruitment agencies and job links specialising in logistics/supply chain, purchasing, retail, sales and shipping.

Total Jobs.Com – Search for Transport and Logistics jobs

CASTUK – Specialist executive recruiters for Logistics, Supply Chain and Procurement throughout the UK

Express Vending Express Vending run an award winning graduate scheme, and have taken on ambitious graduates from across the country.

AllAboutFinanceCareers – Finance jobs for graduates, students and school leavers. All the advice you’ll ever need for a career in finance.

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Employer Directories

Prospects: Find Graduate Employers – Search for major employers in your chosen field and look on their website for recruitment/careers information.

Retail Week Jobs Employer DirectoryA-Z of recruiters on Retail Week Jobs

The Retail Directory – Search retailers A-Z.

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Related Media & Docs

Career Player – Video profiles on Retail/Buying/Merchandising, Transport & Logistics and Marketing & Sales

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