Coronavirus and events
Due to the current situation, many in-person events will either be cancelled or moved back until later in the year. If you have already booked for an event, you will receive an email with further information. Online events and webinars will go ahead as planned.
RSM Graduate Jobs Festival 2021
Graduate Jobs Festival – 25-27 May 2021
Move forward with your career plans
25 - 27 May 2021
Are you ready to meet your future employer? You can prepare for your job search, and connect with well-known, local and international companies at the RSM Graduate Jobs Festival 2021. The companies are keen to hire RSM graduates and master students, as you embark on your journey to bring your forward-thinking, ethical and sustainable principles into the business world.
Grab your chance to talk to the right people to make sure you grab the position you want! Plan your own tour through the event. Visit the companies that interest you, decide which sessions to attend, and apply for speed interviews.
The three-day Graduate Jobs Festival is an ideal opportunity for you to enhance your applications skills, to network with employers and to get fast-tracked into selection procedures.
- Tuesday 25 May: learn from workshops by the RSM Career Centre, including upgrading your CV, how to write a Cover Letter and where to find vacancies.
- Wednesday 26 May: join vacancy presentations delivered by organisations and companies who offer live vacancies
- Thursday 27 May: participate in speed interviews, networking group sessions and online assessments such as business cases and group assignments
Workshops - 25 May
Explore how you can best present yourself in workshops hosted by the RSM Career Centre. You’ll learn all about your personal branding, how to prepare for your job hunt, and the dos and don’ts when applying for jobs. See the RSM Career Portal for more details about the workshops and to register.
- Workshop - CV Writing: options & possibilities
- Workshop - How your cover letter can help you and land your future career
- Workshop - Where to find vacancies
Companies and networking - 26 May
Companies will tell you about their organisations, graduate training schemes and starter positions in 30-minute presentations. You can also get answers to your burning questions as you connect with recruiters, graduate trainees and RSM alumni working for these companies. This is your opportunity to get your foot in the door!
Speed interviews - 27 May (registration deadline 9 May)
Meet your potential future employer one-on-one. These 15-minute interviews are for just you and the recruiter. You can find out whether you would fit in their organisations. And you can make sure you make a great first impression with some careful preparation too.
Please note that the companies will operate a selection process before the speed interviews. Register before Sunday 9 May. You will be notified by Friday 21 May at the latest if you have been selected for a speed interview.