10 small companies hiring graduates right now

Lara Billington
Content Marketing Executive

Just because a company is big, it doesn't mean it's better.

At a small company, rather than being one of hundreds (or even thousands) of newbies, you are one of few, meaning you'll be more likely to progress your career faster than perhaps you would at a larger organisation.

The companies below are all hiring graduates right now - but you better hurry, as they don't have many spaces to fill!


1. Tempo - Customer Success Executive 

  • Where: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • When to apply: ASAP


Tempo is a small company with big ambitions to make recruitment exciting again. Thanks to their size, they can offer graduates the ideal working environment in which to learn and grow, where opportunities to move and progress within the company will open up frequently. They're currently looking to add a Customer Success Executive to the team - could it be you?



Alelion is a young high-tech company based across Germany and Sweden, and they're looking for you to join their 43-person team in their Munich office. On this placement you'll receive tailored training, work in state-of-the-art labs and gain valuable experience in the rapidly growing field of lithium-ion based technology. Interested? Click below to find out more. 



Delphis Eco might be a small, close-knit company, but they're also the UK's leading manufacturer of ecological cleaning products. Join their team in Battersea, London and enjoy working in a supportive environment where you'll have real responsibility from day one. You'll also benefit from company socials, bonuses and even office dogs! Click below to find out more.





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5. 1st Executive - Trainee Recruitment Consultant Graduate Programme


Being an extremely fast-growing company, 1st Executive can offer their graduates fantastic opportunities for quick progression. Joining their team, you'll enter an initial training academy where you'll receive continuous mentoring, be rewarded with high levels of responsibility and develop all the skills required of a top Consultant. If you have a passion for people and networking, apply now. 



You'll be joining Broadstone at a great time: the company is growing fast, and with growth comes more exciting opportunities for people like you. As a Finance Manager you'll guide senior executives in making sound business decisions and help support investor relations. This role offers real responsibility from day one - if you're up for the challenge, get applying. 



If you want to join a company that's changing the world for the better and be given the chance to live and work overseas, then this job at Society is for you. With a new office in New York and plans to expand to Australia too, this is not an opportunity to be missed. Apply now if you're driven, energetic and want to help forge Society's reputation as ethical and innovative recruiters. 



Founded in 2015, The Media People has grown rapidly in 4 years and graduates fit perfectly into their fast-paced environment. They're looking for a Digital Media Executive to develop Google and Facebook campaign proposals, report on client campaigns, and generally become an expert in the Digital Media industry. No specific degree is necessary, just someone who is hungry to learn. 



If a supportive workplace is important to you, Instant Impact excel in this area, having just been awarded Job Crowd's award for Most Supportive Working Environment for Graduates. There's huge potential for fast progression in this role and you could even take on a leadership role within a matter of years. Plus, with a top commission scheme you'll reap rewards for your hard work. 



Energize Recruitment Solutions are only small, but what they lack in numbers they make up for in talent. They're global leaders in their industry and have won multiple awards, plus they're going through one of their biggest growth periods to date. Join them as a Graduate Recruitment Consultant and you'll receive uncapped commission, holiday incentives and early finish Fridays.