7 companies hiring graduates in Wales

Sally Bracegirdle
Head of Marketing

Want to work in Wales?

If you've got your sights set on starting your career in Wales, you're going to want to check out the opportunities below.


1. Meltwater - International Management Trainee

  • Where: Cardiff
  • Salary: £25,200 - £57,000 OTE
  • Deadline: ASAP


With offices all over the world, Meltwater can offer you the ultimate international career. Start your journey with them in Cardiff as an International Management Trainee and enjoy comprehensive training, uncapped commission and limitless progression opportunities - prove yourself and you'll soon be given the chance to assume responsibility for a team of your own as a Sales Manager.



Join a well-established, fast expanding Engineering practice in Bangor, North Wales and work across civil, structural and infrastructure schemes. Evans Wolfenden Partnership are looking for motivated graduates who have a good working knowledge of Eurocodes and British Standards, and who are comfortable with design calculations in steel, concrete, timber and masonry. 



Secure your place on a graduate training programme that will develop you into a cyber security expert. Based in the Welsh capital and starting in Spring 2020, PwC's Ethical Hacker programme uses a combination of formal training and hands-on coaching to train you up in the specialism of legally breaking into computer networks, websites, mobile applications, OT and IoT environments. 



Aldi is looking for driven, energetic, 2:1 graduates to take on a 12-month training programme at the end of which you'll take charge of a £multi-million area of three to four stores. In this case, you'll be located in Neston, right by the border between North Wales and England. This is a challenging role that comes with lots of responsibility, but even more rewards and long-term career benefits.



Like the sound of a career in Accountancy? You can study towards the globally respected Chartered Accountancy qualification with ACCA anywhere in the world, including Wales. Whether you have a Finance or Accounting degree or not, ACCA can give you the tools to become a successful, in-demand finance professional, with various options available to suit your learning style.



You don't need to have a sales or construction background to work on some of the UK’s biggest construction projects as an Account Manager with Hilti. Regularly winning Great Place to Work awards globally, they have a proven track record for developing talented graduates into highly successful salespeople. Joining them, you'll also have access to an impressive range of company benefits. Click below to find out more.



This full-time, paid internship will give you the opportunity to gain invaluable business experience working for a global software company. You'll join Meltwater in Cardiff, where you'll learn the ropes of business-to-business sales development as part of a fun and collaborative team. The internship lasts for 6 months, after which time you'll have the option join the organisation permanently.