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8 jobs you should apply for if you're a natural leader

Consider yourself a natural leader? 

These 8 companies are offering roles where your leadership skills will be put to good use. 


1. Aldi - Area Manager 

  • Where: Nationwide
  • Salary: £44,000
  • When to apply: ASAP 

You'll need determination, enthusiasm and strong leadership skills to succeed as an Area Manager at Aldi. Within 14 weeks you'll be leading a team, running a store of your own and be well on your way to becoming an industry leader. If you're willing to push yourself and rise to any challenge, this role at Aldi is rewarding and lucrative. 




2. Frontline - Brand Manager 

  • Where: Nationwide
  • Salary: £9/hour and £10.55/hour for London 
  • When to apply: 25 July 2019 

Join this Times Top 100 Graduate Employer and your leadership skills will be put to good use as you spread Frontline's message across university campuses. From organising careers fairs to creating links with uni societies, not only will you help promote Frontline but you'll gain invaluable experience for your CV whilst you're still a student. 




3. Tempest Resourcing - Graduate Recruitment Consultant 

  • Where: Bank, London
  • Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 + commission 
  • When to apply: ASAP

Leadership skills will be essential as you work your way up the ranks at Tempest Resourcing. Although you'll start as a Recruitment Consultant, the opportunity to progress to more senior roles is very much possible, with previous trainees reaching Director level within only five years. Plus, with more responsibility and success comes a bigger salary; you could be looking at earning £85,000 + by the end of your third year. 




4. Topdeck Travel - Trip Leader 

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

Bags of confidence and top leadership skills are essential for this role at Topdeck Travel, as you take passengers around Europe on the trip of their lives. From organising group activities and socialising with passengers to providing inside tips and helping them plan their free time, you'll be the first port of call for anything the group needs. If you're a keen traveller and know how to have a good time, apply now. 



5. McDonald's - Trainee Manager 

  • Where: Nationwide
  • Salary: £22,000 
  • When to apply: ASAP 

You'll be supported all the way on the McDonald's management programme, as you develop world-class leadership skills that'll help you progress to Assistant Manager, Business Manager or even to a role in HQ. All McDonald's ask of you is to have a positive, motivated attitude towards work and be ready to roll up your sleeves and get involved with every aspect of the job.




6. Global Teacher Recruitment - ESL Teacher 

  • Where: China or Hong Kong 
  • Salary: £2,300 per month
  • When to apply: ASAP

Start your teaching career abroad in China or Hong Kong, where you can choose from six locations to work in. You'll teach English to a classroom of children aged between 2 and 12, so strong leadership skills are essential. If you want to gain essential teaching experience whilst submersing yourself in another culture, this opportunity isn't to be missed.




7. Meltwater - International Management Trainee 

  • Where: Cardiff 
  • Salary: £25,000 - £57,000 OTE 
  • When to apply: ASAP

Develop your leadership skills further with Meltwater's International Management Scheme. You'll work with a team to drive the company's revenue growth through consultative sales, with the opportunity to run a business unit as a Managing Director anywhere in the world if you deliver top results. In return for your hard work you'll receive uncapped commission, healthcare and regular socials with the team. 




8. Momenta Group - Call Handler 

  • Where: Gatwick/Crawley
  • Salary: £120 per day 
  • When to apply: ASAP 

Get your foot in the door at one of the Big Four as you lead the way in ensuring sales operations run smoothly. Joining a new high-profile pension case you'll assist with customer calls, provide administrative support and update customer records and data. If you have strong communication skills and can take ownership of your workload, this role is for you.