10 graduate jobs that aren't in London

Lara Billington
Content Marketing Executive

Don’t fancy settling down in the most crowded, polluted and expensive place to live in the UK? We don’t blame you.

Here’s a collection of graduate jobs that proves your career doesn't need to start in London.


1. Page Group - Marketing and Sales Graduate

  • Where: Berkshire
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Deadline: ASAP

Page Group are recruiting confident and ambitious 2020 and 2021 graduates to join Reckitt Benckiser, the world's leading consumer health, hygiene and nutrition company. You'll join a team of over 40,000 employees spread across over 60 countries, where you'll rotate across all areas of the company including field sales, digital, brand marketing and national accounts. Ready to work with some of the world's most profitable brands? Apply now. 



Once you've become part of ICAEW's global network of over 147,000 business professionals, not only will you not have to limit your career to London, but you also won't have to limit your career to the UK. With the ACA qualification on your CV you'll be able to pursue a career across a huge range of workplaces all over the world. With over 5,000 global employers authorised to train you, the world is your oyster from the very beginning. Click below to get started.



How about getting your graduate career off the ground in Bristol? As a Graduate Recruitment Consultant at Maclean Moore you'll receive specialist training designed to equip you with sector knowledge, sales skills and all the tools you need to headhunt talent for a variety of international clients. If you're hard working and results driven, you could be earning £50k in this role in no time.


Join this global company's Design Programme in their Derbyshire location and you'll work with a range of historic brands including Sports Direct, Jack Wills and House of Fraser. As part of the Commercial Design team you'll have a range of responsibilities, from designing and developing products to reviewing sales data performance. What's even better is you don't even need a degree to apply! 


Lidl are recruiting graduates to join their Logistics Graduate Management Programme in locations up and down the country. Over two years, you'll develop the essential leadership skills required to be a manager at Lidl and gain hands-on experience running your own store. As well as earning a very decent starting salary of £37k, you'll also receive your own company car and a 10% in store discount. Who could say no?


One of the country's leading Professional Services firms and member of the Big Four, PwC, are giving 2.1 graduates the opportunity to join them in locations up and down the country. On this Tax Graduate Programme you'll deliver tax expertise that helps clients stay ahead of the changes that impact their business. You'll work with global clients, learn from experts in the field and enjoy a competitive salary with a tailored flexible benefits scheme. Don't miss this opportunity! 


Science graduates, don't miss this opportunity to join innovation and transformation consultancy, PA Consulting, as an Applied Scientist. You won't just ask the question, "Is this possible?", you'll answer it, by working hands-on to create commercially viable products for a whole host of industries, including medtech, defence and FMCG. Roles like this don't come around often, so don't miss your chance to apply. 



Applications are now open for the 2021 intake for the largest teacher training and leadership programme in the UK. You can start your training with Teach First in various locations across the UK, but you'll need to apply early for the best chance of getting your first-choice subject and location. From day one of the programme you'll earn a full salary, pay no fees for your qualifications and make a difference to childrens' lives.


Register your interest to join Bakkavor, a world leading fresh food manufacturer, on one of their graduate programmes. With opportunities in a range of locations and areas, from Product Developing to Finance, there's something to suit every skill-set. Passionate about food? Want to make your mark on the food industry? Ready to work with the biggest names in supermarket retail? Then hit apply.