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9 careers you can get into with any degree subject

Not sure which careers you can get into with your degree? You might be surprised.

Although having a vocational degree can help you to get started in certain careers, it's not always obligatory. We've picked out some graduate opportunities that prove your degree can open lots of doors for you, no matter what it's in.

 

1. Finance  

 

Graduate Tax Assistant - Frank Hirth 

  • London
  • £24,000
  • Deadline: 20 April 

Start your finance career at Frank Hirth and you will receive tailored training, professional qualifications and experience with international Tax. You don't need any previous experience for this role, you just need to be good with numbers and have an inquisitive mind. Sound like you?

 

 

 

Trainee Associate Wealth Mangement - deVere Group

  • International 
  • £25,000 - £44,000 + starting salary 
  • Deadline: ASAP

Fast track your career as an International Trainee Wealth Advisor with deVere’s 18 month programme, starting with a three-week fully expensed training programme in Malta. Regardless of your degree background, deVere wants positive, determined graduates with a strong work ethic. 

 

 

 

Trainee Account - HAT Group 

  • London
  • Competitive 
  • Deadline: ASAP

HAT Group are looking for 2:1 students of any discipline to be a part of their highly-regarded Chartered Accountancy Programme. Over three years you will get the best of both worlds: the early responsibility that results from working in a small to medium company and a reputable training package. 

 

 

 

2. Teaching 

 

EFL Teacher - English First

  • China
  • 16,400RBM (around £1,851) per month 
  • Deadline: ASAP

Ever thought about getting into Teaching? How about travelling? Well at English First you can do both. Live abroad for a year teaching English in China to adults, children or a mix. You will also have the opportunity to learn Chinese and join a development programme to progress into more senior positions in English First. 

 

 

 

3. Recruitment 

 

Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Niyaa People

  • Birmingham
  • £18,000 - £22,000 
  • Deadline: ASAP 

Don’t want to work in overcrowded London but still want that city life? Why not check out Niyaa People in Birmingham? After completing a 12-week training programme designed to help you become a world class recruitment professional, you will enjoy an outstanding commission and bonus scheme, becoming a fully-fledged recruitment consultant in nine months. 

 

 

 

Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Spencer Ogden 

  • London
  • £20,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Spencer Ogden are looking for disciplined, natural leaders to be a part of their fast-growing, innovative company. At Spencer Ogden you can expect an industry-leading, uncapped commission scheme alongside award-winning training to enable you to prosper as a Recruitment Consultant. 

 

 

 

Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Maxxima

  • Shoreditch, London
  • £20,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Be part of leading NHS-accredited agency Maxxima who believe that graduates are key to their growth. A sucessful graduate at Maxxima follows a certain profile: a 2:2 in any subject, driven, a strong communicator, confident and a team player. Sound like you? Find out more below.

 

 

 

Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Nicoll Curtin 

  • London
  • £23,000 - £25,000 + commission 
  • Deadline: ASAP

Nicoll Curtin are looking for 2:1 graduates of any discipline join their award-winning company. If you have strong emotional intelligence and the ability to inspire others, start your recruitment journey with Nicoll Curtin and enjoy flexible working hours and an uncapped commission scheme. 

 

 

 

4. Digital, Advertising and Marketing 

 

Graduate Account Executive - The Media People

  • Hatton Garden, London 
  • £20,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

The Media People are offering a route into the Digital and Advertising world for those with no specific degree or experience. As a Graduate Account Executive at The Media People your workload will be matched to your skills and interests, shaping your career progression from day one. 

 

 

 

Digital Marketing Apprentice - The Juice Academy 

  • Manchester
  • £16,000 over 18 months
  • Deadline: 23 April 

The Juice Academy are creating the next generation of Digital Marketers. This is the perfect opportunity to get into this growing industry, while gaining industry-recognised qualifications working with some of the North West’s top brands such as UNILAD and Social Chain. 

 

 

 

5. Volunteering

 

Volunteering Programme - ICS

  • Outside of the UK
  • Placement
  • Deadline: ASAP

Not quite ready for full-time work? Do something meaningful and spend 10-12 weeks helping some of the poorest communities in the world. You can have a direct impact on poverty as well as the opportunity for your own personal development with this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

 

 

 

6. Management

 

Management Programme - Colas Rail

  • Nationwide
  • Competitive 
  • Deadline: ASAP

World-leading provider of rail infrastructure Colas Rail are looking for energetic, engaging and inspiring 2:1 graduates of any discipline. Their two-year programme produces the highest quality leaders and operational managers of the future. Find out more about your management career at Colas Rail below.

 

 

 

Graduate Area Manager - Aldi 

  • Nationwide
  • £44,000 starting salary 
  • Deadline: ASAP

Aldi believe that you need to be energetic, determined and intelligent to be successful as an Area Manager - the degree subject you studied is not a factor. Over the course of 12 months you will develop your current leadership qualities further, while enjoying a fully expensed Audi A4 and travel opportunities. 

 

 

 

7. Research

 

Researcher - Joss Search

  • Mayfair, London
  • £23,000
  • Deadline: ASAP 

Get into Research with the help and guidance of this close-knit team at Joss Search and enjoy flexible working hours and an annual discretionary bonus. If you’re a go-getting individual with a desire to work in the heart of London, this is for you.

 

 

 

Researcher - Wilkinson Partners 

  • Monument, London
  • £20,000 + commission
  • Deadline: ASAP

Dive into Research at Wilkinson Partners and you can expect to double your salary within the first year. Wilkinson Partners do not specify a certain degree as they provide you with an on-boarding programme as well as regular one-on-ones to actively support you to grow into a world-class Researcher. 

 

 

 

8. Events Management

 

Business Development Executive - Peloton Events

  • Manchester 
  • £18,000 
  • Deadline: ASAP 

Peloton Events are aware that the events industry covers a vast range of sectors, therefore they do not look for a specific degree. When you start as a Business Development Executive you will be supported as you work through a training programme to give you the building blocks for a successful career in Events Management. 

 

 

 

9. Sales

 

Sales Executive - Softcat 

  • London 
  • £18,500 - £22,000 + £8,000 commission
  • Deadline: ASAP 

Softcat are looking for a highly organised, quick learner to be a part of one of the most respected graduate employers across the UK. As a Sales Executive at Softcat you don't need a specific degree; you will benefit from their highly respected training programme, learning from the very best in the industry as well as incentive trips abroad and clear career progression. 

 

 

 

 

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