We've adapted our careers fairs into a new innovative offer for 2020-21 with our new sector-specific focused festivals providing an even greater variety of options to engage our audience and build your brand through virtual activity, which continues to place direct student interaction at its heart.
You'll be able to host a virtual stand, online content and arrange timings for students and recent alumni to meet with your representatives with the latter scheduled around your own commitments. This means you can also invite colleagues across your organisation to meet with King's talent and manage your resource as efficiently as possible.
We're also inviting employers to engage in a variety of associated virtual delivery throughout the Festivals, including:
This information is for employers.
To book your space please click the red button.
Open to students from all faculties and disciplines including King's Business School, and held right at the beginning of the autumn recruitment cycle this Festival is your opportunity to raise your brand and aide our students' discovery of the breadth of opportunities available across Banking, Finance, Consultancy and Professional Services.
It's also a fantastic opportunity for students to focus their search, get to know your organisation and culture and action their plan by enhancing their understanding of your recruitment and assessment process. We're keen to partner with employers keen to deliver specific educational workshops across a range of topics and discuss how the sector or their business is adapting in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and across other regulatory issues – you'll be able to express your interest in the booking form.
The event welcomes organisations recruiting for:
- Spring weeks
- Graduate or entry-level
- Experienced hire roles
Targeted at penultimate year students, finalists and postgraduates the event has also attracted a number of first years eager to explore the options available and build their networks. Attendees will expect to meet with representatives from human resources/graduate recruitment, alumni and business representatives.
Review our main Focused Festivals page for details on what your booking includes, why we've changed our offer.
- Standard Package: £250 + VAT
- Premium Package: £350 + VAT
We are also seeking interest from organisations wishing to sponsor this year's Focus on Banking, Finance & Consultancy event - further details are available on the booking form.
Download our Schedule
Review our planned schedule to inform your own schedule for virtual interactions or to express interest in hosting a workshop once booked.
Historic Attendance (2019)
- Undergraduate Attendance: 62%
- Postgraduate Taught Attendance: 37%
- Postgraduate Research Attendance: 1%
- Alumni Attendance: 0%
- Home/EU/EEA Attendance: 46%
- International Attendance: 54%
Student Career Journey
We are now promoting three stages of Careers Readiness to our students: Discover, Focus, Action.
Attendees from all three stages will be attending our Festivals so you will get a variety of question based on which stage they are at. These questions may be related to the following way we are promoting our events to students.
Read more in our employer briefing (pdf).