About us

The Business School Careers Centre aims to prepare and support business students and alumni to secure meaningful graduate employment.

Our aim is to help you find interesting, challenging, and enjoyable work that utilises your skills, talents and the knowledge you have gained as a student at the Business School.

The Careers Centre is located on Level 1 of the Owen G Glenn building.

Services offered


We offer the following free services:

  • Career workshops
  • Careers drop-in and appointments
  • Events and activities
  • Job vacancies and internship listings

Career workshops


You can develop career management skills by attending our workshops. Topics are:

  • Applying for graduate and internship programmes
  • Assessment centres
  • CV express
  • Dealing with the unexpected
  • Interview express
  • Job search
  • LinkedIn
  • My personal brand. What is it?
  • Networking for those who hate it
  • Psychometric testing
  • Time management
  • You've got the job
  • What can I do with my major?

Come and see us


Drop-in:

Business School drop-in is held in the Business Student Centre. No appointment is necessary. You can receive advice about:

  • Your job application (CV, cover letter and application form)
  • LinkedIn profile

Drop-in hours: 12pm-2pm during teaching periods (March only: 10am-4pm on level 2).

Drop-in is also available in Career Development and Employability Services (CDES), room 123, the ClockTower, all year round.

Appointments:

You are welcome to book a 25 or 50 minute appointment with one of our Career Development Advisers to discuss:

  • Career choices and decision making
  • Job search strategies
  • Interview preparation
  • Further study
  • A mock interview
  • CV, cover letter and LinkedIn check
  • Your skills, values, preferred jobs and industries

To book an appointment:

  • Current students, book on MyCDES
  • Graduates and alumni, email bizcareers@auckland.ac.nz

Events and activities


Throughout the year the Business School Careers Centre hosts a wide range of networking events, information sessions and workshops. 

Check your inbox on Friday for our BizUpDate newsletter and regularly check the events and activities section of this website to ensure that you are up-to-date with the latest events. 

 

Job vacancies and internships


Check the BizUpDate newsletter each Friday and also check graduate and student job vacancies and internships through MyCDES.

Clubs and societies


We work closely with a number of different student organisations based in the Business School. They undertake a range activities during the year that will help you build your social networks, develop your professional skills and add value to your CV.

These include:

  • AIESEC
  • Beta Alpha Psi
  • Commerce Students Association
  • Management Consulting Club

Visit our clubs and societies web pages

Contact us


If you have any questions about the services offered by the Business School ASB Careers Centre please email us at bizcareers@auckland.ac.nz.

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