Get jobs and placements with some of the UK's biggest and best digital tech businesses.
Talent Day is the largest digital careers fair in the North and a must-attend event for anyone looking to work in the digital, creative and tech industries. Tickets to Talent Day are completely free of charge and are open to anyone looking for a job in digital or tech in the North West!
Over 50 of the North West's leading digital, creative and tech companies will be at The Lowry Hotel, Manchester on Wednesday, February 14th scouting for the best talent to come and work for them. There will be career opportunities in development, design, project management, digital marketing, UX and much more.
There will be seminars, workshops and panel discussions from digital businesses, talking about their placement programmes, graduate initiatives and clinics telling you how to apply and stand the best chance of being selected. There will also be competitions running throughout the say with different exhibitors, prizes include a drone, an Amazon Echo and work experience oppportunities.
Please ensure you choose which seminar you would like to attend when registering your ticket to Talent Day to avoid disappointment. You can also pop your name down to drop into our CV Clinic. These are as follows:
11:15 - 12:15 - Moneysupermarket: Work, connect, grow! Making your career at Moneysupermarket
12:30 - 1:30 - Autotrader: Get under the hood of AutoTraderLife: Meet the Grads
13:45 - 14:45 - Codenation: Front end or back end? Why not both? 3 months to full stack fast track!
CDL ongoing competition - Take CDL's Lean Agile Workflow Challenge and discover the secret to faster team coding. You need a team of between 4 and 6 and the winning team will be announced at the end of the day and will each receive an Amazon Echo Dot!
CV Clinic - Visit the drop-in CV clinic with industry talent and recruitment specialists who will offer practical guidance and advice on how to enhance your CV and employability status.
The Digital Skills Festival is sponsored by an array of businesses who are all dedicated to reducing the digital skills gap in our region. You can read more about the businesses who are supporting our Digital Skills Festival here.