Career development

We are here to help inspire the Oxford Saïd community to embrace lifelong career development.

 We empower you across our post-graduate degree programmes to develop and discover, articulate and take ownership for your career and professional development plans.

Think about your career narrative, be strategic, but also be flexible, aware of your values and curious. This is a long-term partnership, we work with you as your coaches, so that you leave equipped for what is next and the longer term.

Joy Bussell

Director of Career Development

Hear from our alumni about their experiences

Penny Pan

Penny Pan (MBA 2016-17) Investment Banking Associate, Goldman Sachs

Recent employment reports

Read more about where our graduates work post-graduation in our yearly employment reports.

Your career journey


Our team will provide you with the tools to help you navigate your way through career development opportunities.

There are many unique factors to consider in building your career trajectory, including clarity on your starting point and the types of journey that you may want to take. Learn more about how we empower you to steer your course towards a successful, purposeful career.

Our expertise


Our team includes sector specialist career coaches, employer engagement managers and operational professionals.

We deliver a diverse programme of core courses, electives and workshops and host many high profile companies on site or virtually. We partner with students in their career searches, offering support from self-assessment to employer relationships across finance, consulting, impact, global industry and technology.

Recruit our graduates


Our career employment events are tailored to your recruitment and selection needs.

The School's high-calibre students and alumni are highly sought after in the global recruitment markets. To recruit students, our partners use various engagement strategies, from online job postings to dedicated campus events.