Working in the City

A guide to starting a successful career in the City

By: Mike Poole

ISBN: 9781844555161

288 pages


A comprehensive guide to working in the City packed full of essential information, including what jobs are available, how to land one and what the benefits are. Providing graduates and students with insider knowledge with thorough studies and real-life examples of working in the City.


Product Description

Do you want better working conditions? More rewarding employment? Higher salary?

You can have all these things and more with jobs in the city, but with record numbers of young people unemployed the job market is more fiercely competitive than ever.

Whether you’re graduating soon and want the best career opportunities or are determined to work in the prestigious square mile, Working in the City has all the essential information in one manageable place. Learn what your options are and how to beat the competition for the most impressive city jobs. Have the most up-to-date information in front of you so you make the right career moves; discover why you should work in the city, what graduate jobs are available and how to impress your employer once you’re there.

Working in the City is divided into industry section by section, so you can easily dip in and out to find the information that’s right for you.

Each job profile includes:

Top employers
Salary expectations
Available graduate programmes
Skills and qualifications needed

Plus insider information from graduates who have been in your shoes and succeeded, providing you with tips and tricks to land that all important career in the city. Includes the following professions: retail and commercial banking, investment banking, insurance, accountancy and management consultancy, HR, IT, sales and marketing.