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5 companies looking for sporty graduates right now

Katie Harrison
Campaigns Executive

Drive, dedication, team spirit – playing a sport equips you with a host of qualities that most employers look for when hiring.

Below, we’ve picked out five companies who are actively searching for graduates with a background in sport to join them and build a successful career – professionally and financially.

Take a look and get applying.  


1. Murray McIntosh – Trainee Recruitment Consultant

  • Reading
  • £20,000 plus commission
  • Deadline: 16 January 2018

This is one office that takes its sport very seriously, regularly challenging each other to physical contests, whether it’s Iron Man eventsThree Peak climbs, all-star bowling or crazy golf. Add to that the help you'll get to achieve professional qualifications, an unrivalled commission structure and incentives such as tickets to watch England at Wembley or holidays to Las Vegas, and this is one company in which motivated grads can reap the rewards. 

This opportunity really is a good one. Learn more here:  




2. deVere – Trainee Associate Wealth Advisor

  • International
  • Up to £40,000
  • Deadline: 3 January 2018

Financial giant deVere knows a thing or two about success – they are the world's leading independent Financial Consultancy, providing expert advice to expatriate clients and investors all over the world. Graduates with a proven competitive spirit will flourish here, with salaries starting between £25k – £40k and rising up to £250k within four years.

Send your application today and start your journey to the top:



3. Softcat – New Business Account Executive

  • Nationwide
  • Up to £26,000 in year one (OTE)
  • Deadline: 28 October 2017

IT solutions provider Softcat is used to finishing first; last year, they were voted the UK's Official Best Workplace because of the fun and dynamic culture they’ve nurtured in their bases across the UK. Benefits of a job with them include bonuses, rapid progression and amazing offices (featuring Tiki bars, widescreens with Xboxes, ping pong tables and more) so if you want to achieve a lot professionally and financially, while still working in a fun-loving team environment, this is the place to do it.

Apply now:




4. Maxxima – Trainee Recruitment Consultant

  • Shoreditch, London
  • £20,000 plus bonuses
  • Deadline: 15 February 2018

Determined and ambitious with a 2:2 or above? Join this Shoreditch-based team and enjoy a vibrant central London career, jam-packed with opportunities to more than double your salary in your first year alone. Expect a dedicated training scheme, market-leading commission structure and real opportunities to prove yourself. Oh, and there’s also a discounted gym membership to enjoy too.

Find out why this team’s appeared in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 twice, as well as Real Business Magazine's Hot 100:




5. Mark Warner - Customer Services Officer

  • France, Austria & Italy
  • Competitive Salary
  • Deadline: 5 October 2017

Already had a taste of winter sports, or keen to discover something new? Mark Warner provides free tuition to all their Resort Management team, alongside free accommodation, travel and great discounts for your friends and family. In return, make sure their guests are having a fantastic time at their award-winning Alpine resorts as a Customer Services Officer. If you're looking for a chance to travel, expand your skillset and earn whilst your explore, this could be it.

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