Careers and Employability Office (CEO) E-Newsletter
16 March 2017
Get excited for Week 3 of EmployableYOU!
Practice, Practice, Practice
Since 2006, the Careers and Employability Office has been offering its tailored and distinct services to all of our Business School students.
Achieving career aspirations for all of our students is a top priority for our Business School. Our team of dedicated business career experts offer a specialised careers and employability service for every student across all of our degree programs. Our career support includes strong linkages into industry and our corporate partners are featured in as many of our events and services as possible.

Business School students who engage early with career exploration, professional skill development and industry connections are best equipped to make their mark in today's complex and changing professional world.
Jobs and Work Experience Opportunities
The CEO connects you with employers on and off campus, discover all the latest employment opportunities and graduate programs available.

Stay up to date with available internships, summer and vacation roles, professional, volunteer work and international opportunities.

Visit the CEO online jobs page

Don't miss out on applying for Graduate, Internship and Vacation Programs:

These are just a few, many more listed on the CEO online jobs page and don't forget to check out GradConnection!
CEO News and Events
What you have to look forward to with EmployableYOU!

Week 3 Practice, Practice, Practice 

via InterviewStream

21 March 12-2pm
1050 Abercrombie Building

22 March 12-1pm
1090 Abercrombie Building

22 March 4-5:30pm
Room 1050 Abercrombie Business School

Industry Placement Program - International 

“The IPP Chile experience has given me six of my absolute greatest weeks. From making a meaningful impact and building a global network by the fantastic team at Deloitte, to sharing experiences of karaoke nights and horse riding up the Andes mountains with friends made in the program.” 

Applications closing Monday 20 March
Apply now, for more information visit here

Industry Placement Program - Local

“The IPP has been an invaluable experience, allowing me to build upon the knowledge gained through my university studies whilst improving my communication skills and ultimately my confidence in a business environment.”

Applications closing Friday 24 March
Apply now, for more information visit here

Business Alumni Mentoring Program

Want to become more employable?
Seeking career advice?
Need to expand your network?

The AMP matches students with alumni for one-to-one career mentoring (May – Oct)

Mentors work in management consulting, big 4 firms, banking & insurance, start-ups, venture capitalism, FMCG

Mentors assist with career planning, finding opportunities, recruitment, and what it’s “really like” in industry.

LUCY Mentoring Program

An innovative leadership program aimed at women studying in the University of Sydney Business School. The Program inspires, motivates and educates women about the opportunities available for employment and leadership in the corporate and public sectors. This will be achieved by establishing relationships between individual students and mentors, who are all professionals in the corporate, public and not for profit sectors.

Applications open 6 - 24 March 2017
For more information, please visit the website

Business School News and Events
CPP applications are now open! 

Learn more about the Community Placement Program and meet representatives of the CPP program partners to discover the different international placement opportunities available in Fiji, Cambodia and India.
Tuesday, 11 April 3:30–4:30pm
2150, Abercrombie Building (H70)

Register your attendance today:

Sydney Genesis

Sydney Genesis is the University of Sydney cross-faculty start-up program. Since 2008 we have supported more than 800 USYD students and alumni to start their business ideas. Each semester around 100 students across the University enrol in the program, getting access to weekly workshops, one to one mentorship with outstanding entrepreneurs and business leaders and pitching opportunities

Only 4 days until applications close!
Apply now to be part of the Genesis program for Semester 1, 2017

For more information or to apply, visit here 

Do you need advice about your major or degree?

Information sessions to provide students with an overview of how to understand course structure and rules, and plan their progression.

1.00 pm, Friday 17 March, Abercrombie LT 1060
1.00 pm, Thursday 23 March, Abercrombie LT 1060

The Business School has major information videos available on this Blackboard site for all students to learn more about their major or other majors they might be considering. To find the videos, look at the “UG Majors Information” link on the left-hand menu.

You can ask questions about specific majors by asking the appropriate Undergraduate Discipline Coordinators.


External News and Events
CPA Careers
CPA Careers is the essential event for students and graduates seeking a career in the accounting and finance profession.
This is your opportunity to learn what it takes to make you stand out from the crowd. Register and attend CPA Careers for your chance to win an Apple iPad Mini 4.

Open to all students, local and international and there will be great opportunities for all including a professional headshot photobooth, CV checkers, employers, industry experts and our chief executive and The Naked CEO, Alex Malley.

TUESDAY 21 MARCH, 4.30 – 8PM
Date: 21 March
Time: 4:30-8:00pm
Venue: International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour

40K Globe Internship to rural India

Challenge your understanding of impact by working towards scaling an award-winning social enterprise in rural India.

Interning in a team with six to eight other Globers, you’ll be intensely working over a month period to scope, implement and open a new 40K PLUS pod in a rural Indian village.

Currently spanning 20 villages and servicing over 1073 children, the PLUS platform has proven to extend English comprehension by 2.5 years when compared to students who have not attended PLUS.

In 2017, we’re looking to scale the platform to 1500 more children. 40K Globe is about joining a movement of young Australians who are actively providing access to quality learning in restricted environments across the world.

Join the movement and #LiveImpact.  

Apply Online at WWW.40KGLOBE.COM.AU

Clubs and Societies Events
Financial Planning Insight
Finsoc Usyd: Finance & Banking Society

Want to know more about the different career paths within finance? Come along and learn about financial planning from experts with 25+ years of experience!

21 March 2017
4pm - 6pm
ABS 3090
FREE but please register:

SUBS + UNSW Business School x EY: Case Competition

Ever considered a career in consulting? This is your chance to test the waters and find out.

Running for its second year, and this time with the UNSW Business School, EY is now calling upon all students to take part in the SUBS + UNSW Business School x EY Case Competition.
6 April at 12-8pm

For more information please visit here


Kick off your semester just right with a 3-day camp to meet fellow First Years, get involved early!

24-26 March 2017 
Access $184 + booking fee
Non-Access $190 + booking fee

For any questions, please email or message the Facebook page.
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Additional Resources
Home of Australia’s GradMaker, the Graduate Jobs Match Maker. 

Great information and resources to help you find your perfect Graduate Job 

Graduate Opportunities:
For the latest, most comprehensive information on graduate jobs in Australasia. There’s also information here for International Graduates
Check the website below to see opportunities as they become available 

Going Global:
Going Global is great for local and international students looking for local/international opportunities! Search jobs and country information. 

Sydney University Careers Centre:
You can also visit the Sydney University Careers Centre Website on 

Contact Singapore:
Visit the Contact Singapore Job Portal for exciting opportunities in Singapore: 

Create a Profile – Connect with Recruiters – search the Student Jobs and Alumni Portals
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The Careers and Employability Office
Careers and Student Experience Lounge
Come see us at the careers and student experience lounge, receive coaching on your resume and cover letter, careers queries and resource tips. We can also let you know about upcoming careers and employability events and workshops that will help you get ahead!  

We are located in the Abercrombie Building, Basement Level open Monday-Friday, 12-3pm, during teaching weeks unless otherwise indicated.

Careers Counselling
Would you like to sit down with one of our expert careers counsellors? Make a booking now for assistance with selecting your majors, finding the right path to kick start you career or feedback on your resume and cover letter and to practice your interview skills!
Email to find out what times are available and to make your booking: 

N.B. This information has been sent to you by the University of Sydney Business School Careers and Employability Office. The provision of this information does not constitute an endorsement by the University of the merits of the organisation providing the information. The University is passing on information which may assist you in your job search. You should make your own enquiries to verify any of the information given.
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