Career and Professional Development Centre
Marketers understand that you have to continuously promote yourself as your own
To assist you, we have a career advisory service, provided by C2*, specifically
for marketers. Whether you are starting your career, looking to progress into a
more senior role or seeking marketing employment, our dedicated resource is here
Exclusively for our members
The service can help you with everything from career information fact sheets to
personal advice by phone, e-mail or through a face to face session with an experienced
marketing career consultant.
Some of the fact sheets include 'Working in a climate of change', 'Re-focus your
job hunt' and 'Turning redundancy into opportunity'.
Our guide to marketing
explains the responsibilities and requirements of different positions and is available
for members to download.
There is also a range of career fact sheets available for members to download: from
advice on how to focus your job hunt to managing your career in a climate of change.
To view these, members need to log in to the
career and professional development
Planning a career move
When planning a career move as a marketer it is ideal to manage the process as you
would a marketing campaign. Download our
career development pack
which gives helpful advice on how to do this.
When the time comes to look for a new job, there is plenty of help at hand. This
page offers you various resources to help you research prospective employers and
salary expectations and seek general careers advice.
Gathering information on a company or organisation is essential preparation for
a job interview, see our researching employers page
for more information.
Finding out what people in similar roles are earning will help you negotiate the
right salary package at your interview.
Marketing Rewards is a comprehensive survey into pay and benefits trends in the
UK marketing industry. It's published annually by leading pay and benefits consultancy
Croner on our behalf. See the latest Marketing Rewards
Survey for the most recent results.
*C2 is part of The Careers Group, University of London - a not for profit organisation
that provides career services to universities and colleges.