Imports Co-ordinator

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Sebastien (19) needs competent language skills for his work in the wine trade. He liaises with the French vineyards and distributors about orders and deliveries. Sometimes he works Saturdays in the shop. He is also studying for wine and spirit … Take me to the video

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Artist

artist career video

Tristan describes his life as an artist and talks about the different income streams open to artists. Take me to the video

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Rural Surveyor

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Verity (25) is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. She divides her time between working at the family farm and acting as a consultant to neighbouring landowners and … Take me to the video

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Quantity Surveyor (trainee)

Quantity Surveyor

Chris (aged 22) enjoys the variety of his work as a trainee quantity surveyor. He goes to work four days a week and spends one day a week at university studying for a degree in Construction and Commercial Management. He … Take me to the video

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Design Manager

Design Manager

Mike (aged 26) began working for BAM Construction as a site engineer and now, as design manager, works closely with the construction teams and architects to ensure the drawings are ‘buildable’. This requires excellent technical skills and the ability to give … Take me to the video

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Packaging Designer

Packaging Designer

Not a member but want to watch this interview? Jo (aged 25) enjoyed Design Technology at school and went on to study Product Design at university.  She works for a large manufacturing organisation designing the boxes that products are stored … Take me to the video

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Training Officer (Air Travel)

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Katie has had many different roles in air travel including check in agent, cabin crew and dispatcher. For the last two years she has been training seasonal and permanent staff at Bristol Airport. She enjoys the variety offered in her current role though she still has to start very early some mornings. Take me to the video

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Conservation Officer

Conservation Officer (Assistant)

Louise (aged 25) describes the roles of restorers and conservators working on the collections at The Discovery Museum and talks about the need for good chemistry and physics for conservation work plus plenty of patience. She also talks about her … Take me to the video

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Credit Risk Analyst

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Mike (aged 23) works for a bank and is part of the team that analyse the risk of the bank’s hedge fund customers defaulting on loans. He works closely with the hedge fund managers in order to assess the level … Take me to the video

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Gallery Assistant

Gallery Assistant

Eli, aged 23, works for a small specialist art gallery where she is involved in all aspects of the business. She has a great deal of interaction with gallery visitors and with the artists themselves. Other tasks include hanging exhibitions, … Take me to the video

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