Marketing » Career Opportunities
A Marketing degree can provide many opportunities for employees and for the organisations in which they work. Graduates who have majored in Marketing enjoy a wide range of employment opportunities. Most tend to begin in positions in aales or as an assistant in marketing departments and general management. Others may be employed in marketing research and advertising.
Career opportunities include
Marketing can lead into the following careers
Sales representatives promote, market and sell products or services to business and professional establishments, or wholesale or retail outlets.
Recruitment consultants help match people with jobs. They work with candidates (people looking for work) and clients (employers looking for people to work for them).
Advertising art directors develop ideas and translate these into advertising for print or television to sell a client's product or service.
Buyers purchase goods to sell in warehouses, shops or department stores.
Merchandise managers buy and arrange products in-store to maximise sales.
Publicists work with clients to manage and promote their image in the public eye.
Market researchers organise research surveys for clients
Advertising sales managers plan the income of a newspaper, magazine, radio station or website and ensure the business runs at a profit.
Sales managers work for a company or organisation to plan and direct the sale of its goods or services.
Marketing managers plan and direct the promotion, sale, public image, and development and presentation of an organisation's goods and/or services.