Retail and Sales

options formsResearch your future career - how do I do this?

Once you’ve done some general research into your career of interest, you may want to investigate your sector in a bit more detail. We’ve compiled some resources for you including useful websites, recruitment specialists and professional organisations.
It’s important to remember that these are more than just potential sources for vacancies; keeping informed about industry news will really help you when it comes to answering interview questions and preparing applications that stand out from the crowd.

Placement and Careers Centre (PCC)

Whether you are at the beginning of exploring your career options, or have a good idea about what you want to do, the PCC are here to help. For initial discussions you can come to Quick Query or if you need more time you can book an appointment direct with your Careers Consultant.

Our LibraryThing online resource enables you to browse the reference books available to use in the PCC. Just drop-in Monday-Friday 9.30am-4.45pm and browse the books available.


Sources for jobs

  • Denza Specialises in fashion retail recruitment
  • Guardian Jobs Browse sales jobs
  • Hays Retail Selection of retail jobs
  • Media Exchange For opportunities in media sales
  • Retail Careers Jobs in the retail sector - search by location or job type
  • Retail Choice Search retail job opportunities by location, job type or keyword 
  • Retail Week Latest retail sector news and analysis 
  • retailmoves Specialist retail recruitment site
  • Simply Sales Jobs Specialist online job site for sales jobs. Search by UK location or by type of sales job - includes field sales, sales executive roles, IT sales jobs, direct sales, telesales and sales manager roles
  • totaljobs Retail jobs UK-wide

Professional organisations

Page last updated: Monday 08 December 2014