How to apply

To view MGT opportunities log into CareerConnect

Go to the opportunities section, enter 'MGT' in the keyword box and search.

  • All MGT opportunities will include a reference number e.g. MGT/21/XXX.

How to apply

Application instructions will always be included in the job advert.

  • Most employers will ask you to submit a covering letter and CV.
  • For jobs at The University of Manchester you may be required to complete an application form. If so, this will be stated in the job advert.
  • You must target your application towards the specific opportunity and the requirements outlined in the job description. See the Application and interview advice section of this website for support and guidance.
  • You can also ensure your CV is the best it possibly can be by using our new CareerSet online CV Checker tool

You can apply for more than one job but you must submit a new application for each position.

Submitting your application

  • Applications for MGT positions will be made via Career Connect
  • Upload your CV and your Covering Letter against your chosen MGT position via CareerConnect
  • Ensure that both documents are saved as your own name - for example Simon JonesCV.doc; Simon JonesCL.doc
  • Remember you can use CareerSet to get immediate online feedback on your CV and you may wish to use this before you upload it to CareerConnect.
  • You are required to complete an Equal Opportunities Form
  • If you are applying for a job at The University of Manchester, you are also required to complete a ‌Guaranteed Interview Form.
  • When you apply for a job via MGT, your application is forwarded to the recruiting organisation for consideration. When your application is shared with the recruiting organisation, the recruiter will then be responsible for your data. Your application information is also retained by the Careers Service for a period of 12 months, after which it will be destroyed. We do not, and will not, disclose your information to any other third party. If you have any queries about this process please contact the MGT team via