Careers and Employability Service
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Hospitality and events management

This section covers hotel, catering and events management. Opportunities within this sector are wide and varied and include such roles as event organiser, catering manager, and so on.

Your next steps

If you have questions about your plans, talk to a member of our team.


Websites and key publications 

Click on each career below for links to publications and websites that provide further information on each career area.

Events management



  • BII (formerly the British Institute of Innkeeping) - includes information on careers in the licensed retail trade and a section on starting out in the industry
  • Barzone - a specialist job board covering all sectors of licensed retail in conjunction with the BII
  • The Caterer - advertises jobs across the industry in the UK
  • Prospects - for a professional insight into the careers in this industry
  • TARGETjobs - graduate career information and vacancies

Resources covering all the careers

  • Springboard - a charitable trust promoting careers in hospitality. The website has information on career opportunities, events and contacts

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