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International Talent

Want to gain work experience and use your language skills?

International Talent helps source paid jobs for The University of Manchester students who possess language skills or have knowledge of non-UK cultures.

We work with a range of organisations based in Greater Manchester, from start-ups through to multi-national firms to source hundreds of vacancies which require language skills and/or international experience. Vacancies cover a variety of sectors and a wide range of roles.

Last year we advertised over 200 vacancies that specifically required a range of language skills including Mandarin, Arabic, Russian, Cantonese, French, German, Italian, Bengali, Polish, Romanian, Japanese and Punjabi to name a few.

Who is the scheme open to?

For international, language students and bilingual students who want to use their language skills to find work in Greater Manchester.

Finding International Talent jobs

To view International Talent vacancies requiring language skills:

  • Log in to CareersLink and select the “Vacancies” menu
  • Select ‘advanced search’ and choose “North West England” in the region box and your language/s in the language search box.

Want the latest updates on International Talent vacancies?

Join The University of Manchester International Students Careers Facebook Group for regular updates on new International Talent vacancies.

Sign up for the International Talent newsletter by sending a request to internationaltalent@manchester.ac.uk

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