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10 graduate jobs you should apply for if you were in a uni society

Ever wondered whether to include society achievements on your CV? 

Through your extra-curricular commitments, chances are you've gained a range of skills that can make your application stand out from the rest. We've picked out 10 jobs where you can use these experiences to do just that - check them out below.



1. GradTouch - Digital Marketing Executive

  • Manchester
  • Up to £18,000
  • Deadline: 4 March 2018

With plenty of graduates from across the UK making up the team here at GradTouch, you'll be in good company no matter where you studied. We're looking for someone to support our email and social media campaigns: in return, you can enjoy an awesome office space, weekly company lunches and plenty of socials in and around Manchester city centre.




2. Dyson - International IT Graduate Programme

  • UK & International
  • £26,500 + £2,000 joining bonus
  • Deadline: 30 March 2018

Develop your skills through a diverse range of products, before travelling abroad to expand your knowledge of Dyson's global business. Got experience of managing projects in a busy, deadline-driven environment? Make sure to mention it in your application.




3. Joss Search Recruitment - Support Staff

  • Various locations, London
  • £28,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Joss Search Recruitment provide the best support staff for some of the biggest names in the private equity, investment and hedge fund world. Were you the Treasurer or Secretary for one of your societies at uni? You may have the organisational skills they look for in graduates to take on a well-paid position with one of their global clients. 




4. Peloton Events - Business Development Executive

  • Manchester
  • £18,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Remember those social events you helped to coordinate for your society? Peloton Events are looking for graduates with an interest in Event Management to join their fast-growing business in Manchester, and you would be a perfect match.




5. EON Reality - Innovation Academy

  • Manchester
  • Sponsored training programme
  • Deadline: 1 April 2018

This nine-month training programme is a unique opportunity to gain hands-on, fully-supported experience working with the latest VR and AR technology. You'll need experience of working well in a team, which could be anything from a group project to a sports club, as long as you can show how it connects to working well with others.




6. Euro London - Marketing Assistant

  • Central London
  • £20,000 - £23,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Looking for a place to take the next step in your Marketing career? Euro London are looking for a graduate who is fluent in an additional language and has experience using Hootsuite, Wordpress and Adobe Photoshop to join their team in central London. If you tick these boxes, it could be you.




7. Aldi – Graduate Area Manager

  • Nationwide
  • £44,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Jump straight into running your own site on a £44,000 starting salary, with a comprehensive training programme to ensure you learn all the tips and tricks of the trade as you go. The key thing here is leadership, so any evidence you have of leading a team in the past is a must-have on your CV.




8. Wilkinson Partners - Researcher

  • Tower Bridge, London
  • £20,000 + commission
  • Deadline: ASAP

Wilkinson Partners connect senior-level professionals with their new careers in the Tax and Governance sectors. You'll be a key part of this process as a Researcher, with the chance to earn up to £45,000 in your first year alone. Got experience of working towards a goal in a team? This could be one for you.




9. deVere Group – Trainee Associate Wealth Advisor

  • International
  • £25,000 - £40,000 OTE
  • Deadline: ASAP

Graduates with a competitive streak and a determination to succeed will flourish at the largest insurance broker in the world, with salaries starting at £25,000 and rising up to £125,000 within four years. Let them know just how ambitious you are with examples of your success in the past: a gold trophy you won, or a promotion in your part-time job.




10. 1st Executive - Trainee Recruitment Consultant Graduate Programme

  • Guildford
  • £30,000 - £35,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Got experience in Sales, whether it's flogging tickets or applying for funding? 1st Executive are looking for ambitious grads to earn £30,000+ in their first year as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant. You'll learn the ropes as part of their Training Academy, before going on to run a desk of your own.