Virtual careers fair For Ex-military Jobseekers and service leavers
Are you an ex-military jobseeker or Service leaver looking for a role in management? Would you like the chance to engage with employers interested in hiring former Service men and women - without leaving your home or office? If the answer is YES, then join us and take part in the Ex-Military In Management Virtual Careers Fair!
The Ex-Military in Management Virtual Careers Fair, brought to you by SaluteMyjob and the Officers’ Association (OA), will take place on Tuesday, 6th June 2017 between 10am-8pm and Wednesday 7th June 2017, between 10am-6pm.
Who is it for?
The virtual careers fair is aimed at former or transitioning Service men and women seeking or aspiring to management roles in the commercial and Third sectors, with a focus in:
- Project Management
- Facilities Management
- Risk Management
You will have access to a large number of career and employment opportunities. The platform is interactive with opportunities to network with employers and other jobseekers.
What can you expect during the Virtual Careers Fair?
- You will virtually meet Armed Forces employers.
- Find and apply for management jobs and other opportunities.
- Gain knowledge and advice from our full programme of webinars and presentations in the auditorium.
- Join online chat sessions with employers and other experts.
- Increase your network of contacts during our networking sessions.
- Get 1:1 employment advice from career consultants and other HR professionals.
- Download information from our extensive resource centre.
Registration is open to all serving transitioning and former military personnel regardless of rank.
Best Practice for jobseekers before the ex-military in management virtual careers fair
The ‘Ex-Military in Management’ Virtual Careers Fair, a joint collaboration between SaluteMyJob and the Officers’ Association (OA) attracted almost 300 ex-military jobseekers over the two-day event on 6/7th June.
Believe it or not, virtual careers fairs can be great places to network with employers, other jobseekers and recruiters - all without leaving your own home! In order to make the most of the Ex-Military in Management Virtual Careers Fair we suggest that you try to make connections with as many people as possible. You never know, you could find yourself invited for an interview or, at the very least, make valuable contacts for future employment opportunities.
We have produced a guide on how best to network at the Ex-Military in Management Virtual Careers Fair and our Top 5 Tips on Virtual Networking.
Research and prior preparation is key to getting the most out of the Ex-Military in Management Virtual Careers Fair! We want to make sure you are confident and fully prepared before the event on 6th and 7th June. To help you get the most out of the Ex-Military in Management Virtual Careers Fair, follow this step-by-step guide.
Many commercial businesses recognise the value former Service men and women bring to their workplace. To ensure that you are able to showcase yourself as the most competitive candidate in the job that you want, it is important to be prepared. To fully prepare, make sure you have completed this checklist, if you are looking for further guidance and one-to-one advice, SaluteMyJob are here to help.
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