Public Sector Employers

  • The Army (1)

    The British Army is a professional force that helps to resolve crises abroad, serves the nation at home and secures Britain in an uncertain world.

    Few careers can match the diversity, training and breadth of experience the Army offers to young men and women with the right combination of intelligence, courage and determination.

    A career as an Army Officer is hugely rewarding in terms of job satisfaction, pay and benefits. And don’t worry if you’re not quite ready now, we've got all the information you need to prepare yourself physically and mentally.

  • British Transport Police

    British Transport Police (BTP) employs over a 1000 support staff in a diverse range of areas and disciplines. By providing a professional service in areas such as Information Technology, Human Resources, Finance and Procurement, Police Staff within BTP are able to support and facilitate front line officers in carrying out their operational duties.

  • Buying Solutions

    Buying Solutions is the national procurement partner for UK public services. It was established in 2001 as a result of the Gershon Report, through a merger of the procurement functions of the Buying Agency and CCTA. We are an Executive Agency of the Office of Government Commerce in the Treasury.

  • Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire County Council

    Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire County Councils spend a combined total of around £2 billion on providing essential public services for over 1.2 million people, from social care for vulnerable children and adults, to major infrastructure and stimulating economic growth.


    The Chartered Institute if Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) is the only professional accountancy body exclusively dedicated to public finance in the world. CIPFA is the awarding body for the professional qualification taken by accountants training in the public sector. They are known as Chartered Public Finance Accountants and they have the letters ‘CPFA after their names.

  • Civil Service Fast Stream (15)

    Britain needs leaders. People who are prepared to commit themselves to solving the big issues - like improving employment prospects, widening access to public services and defending the country against natural disasters. Are you one of them?

    For more than 65 years weve been recruiting talented people to lead the Civil Service. During that time, the Fast Stream has never stopped creating new ways of developing and supporting leaders who embody the highest levels of professionalism, integrity and impartiality.

    Whoever you are, and whatever your background, if you have the talent, commitment and strength of character we look for, the Fast Stream could be your route to real leadership.

  • Government Finance Profession

    The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) plays a fundamental role in supporting the social and economic well-being of the UK. Our services impact on the lives of millions of people daily, whether we’re helping children out of poverty, assisting people to find jobs or providing security in retirement, operating on a scale that is almost unmatched anywhere in Europe.

  • Essex County Council

    Essex County Council is one of the largest and most ambitious local authorities in the country. With a turnover in excess of £2 billion, it is a dynamic and innovative organisation, committed to making a difference to the 1.4 million people living in Essex.

  • Financial Services Authority (FSA)

    As the sole financial regulator for the UK, the FSA has a unique and influential role delivering benefits to firms and consumers alike. Our remit is broad and our influence profound, from ensuring people get a fair deal in their financial services to maintaining London’s status as a world-leading international financial centre.

  • Government Finance Profession

    The Government Finance Profession (GFP) develops and oversees the implementation of strategies for improving management of financial resources across central government. GFP provides exciting, wide and varied roles across government and offers the opportunities for graduates to become future leaders while at the same time gaining professional accountancy qualifications.

  • High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd

    High Speed Two (HS2) is unlocking the potential of our cities - and unmissable opportunities for business graduates.

  • The Highways Agency

    The Highways Agency is responsible for operating, maintaining and improving the strategic road network in England. It’s our job to tackle congestion, enhance safety, inform travellers, increase reliability and improve journey times. This is a task that involves enormous technical challenges, huge projects, large numbers and big ideas. So it calls for leaders who will measure up to that task. Our Graduate Development Programme has three distinct schemes designed to develop and deliver those leaders into the core areas of our business.

  • HM Revenue & Customs (1)

    HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) make sure that money is available to fund the UKs public services. We also help families and individuals with targeted financial support. This is the HMRC Vision.

  • Kent County Council

    We are one of Kents largest employers and what we do affects the daily lives of our residents, visitors, businesses and workers. Our main objective is to enhance the quality of life for all of Kent's residents by looking after Kent's long term future and environment and the provision of services for residents.

  • The Local Government Finance Graduate Programme

    The scheme aims to bring together local authorities and other public services annually to recruit and train graduates who want to pursue a career in public finance. Its all about putting talented graduates through a secure, four year programme that will form the first part of their journey towards senior management.

  • London & Quadrant (8)

    L&Q is one of London and the South East’s leading residential developers, providing high quality homes to meet a range of needs and incomes in the competitive London market.

    Founded in 1963 as a charitable housing association, L&Q now own or manage over 70,000 homes. In addition to this impressive portfolio, L&Q are committed to delivering 10000 homes per year for the next 10 years and are set to become London’s largest residential developers.

  • MI5 (4)

    MI5 is the United Kingdom's national security intelligence agency. We safeguard the UK against threats to national security including terrorism, espionage, cyber attack and the spread of weapons of mass destruction.

  • Moody's

    Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.0 billion in 2013, employs approximately 8,400 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 31 countries.

  • National Audit Office (2)

    The NAO is an independent public body that helps Parliament hold government to account for how taxpayers money is spent. We provide assurance to Parliament through our audit work and add value to government by supporting its drive to improve public services. Our vision is to “help the nation spend wisely.”

  • NHS (5)

    The NHS is like no other organisation on earth. Born out of the ideal that good healthcare should be available to all, it is one of the worlds largest publicly funded health services. It has a budget of over £100 billion and employs more than 1 million people, including some 90,000 hospital doctors, 35,000 GPs, 400,000 nurses and 16,000 ambulance staff. This alone makes it the single biggest employer in Europe.

  • Ofgem

    We are looking for graduates with an interest in the energy sector and a minimum 2:1 in a numerical or analytical discipline. This can include Economics, Engineering, Business Studies, Business Management, Business Finance or other energy or sustainability related disciplines.

  • Police Now

    Police Now's Graduate Leadership Development Programme is the innovative scheme that is putting exceptional graduates like you on the frontline of policing.

    The programme is designed to get the best from outstanding graduates providing an opportunity to transform challenged communities - and your own future. It's focused on developing a new generation of inspiring leaders from a diverse range of backgrounds. Leaders who will go on to make their mark on society. It's a unique foundation for a leadership career, both in policing and wider society.

  • Royal Mail

    Royal Mail is the preferred delivery company in the UK and were a vital link connecting communities, businesses and customers. Were in the midst of one of the countrys largest transformation programmes, as we adapt a network traditionally focussed on letters, to one which is handling more and more parcels.

  • Surrey County Council

    Surrey County Council is recognised as a great first place to work, and this is your chance to receive excellent training and personal development as part of a number of apprenticeship opportunities in our various and diverse teams across Surrey.

  • Teach First

    Teach First is an independent charity working towards a day where no childs educational success is limited by their socio-economic background. We are also the UKs largest graduate recruiter with a prestigious graduate programme ranked no. 3 by students in the Times Top 100 Graduate Employers list.

  • Transport for London

    From the famous red buses and black cabs to the Tube, TfL is responsible for virtually every mode of transport in the city - and its story goes back a long way, as last year marked the 150th anniversary of the worlds first underground railway service.