Careers in Charities and International Aid

Careers in the sector

  • accountancy and finance
  • administration
  • advice and counselling
  • business development and project management
  • campaigning, lobbying and fundraising
  • corporate social responsibility (CSR)
  • human resources (HR)
  • information technology (IT)
  • marketing and public relations (PR)
  • research and policy
  • retail
  • social care
  • support services
  • teaching, education and training
  • volunteer management and co-ordination

Job and information sources: Charities

Top UK Graduate Employers – In Charity Sector

Additional resources and advice

Organisations who run internship programmes:

Graduate schemes available within this sector

Employment opportunities in charities are often advertised via:

Information regarding Business Start Ups: Setting up your own charity information.

Professional bodies

Upcoming and relevant events at the University of Leicester 2020-2021: