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Bristol's geographical position on the Severn Estuary ensured its early economic success as a successful port welcoming home the tall ships from the West Indies laden with spices and spirits. But the city survived and flourished even when the port's dominance diminished. First it recognised the opportunities offered by Isambard Kingdom Brunel and the arrival of steam and railways, then at the start of the 20th century it was quick to realize the potential value of the aeroplane's invention and in 1910 opened Filton Airfield - a far-sighted decision which culminated in Bristol's involvement with the Concorde project. BAE Systems may have announced the airfield's closure (for December 2012) but aerospace and defence remains one of the city's main industries.

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  • Graduate Management TraineeFEATURED JOB Enterprise Rent-A-Car
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    Regardless of your degree subject or professional experience, nearly 100% of our full-time employees start in our Management Training Programme. This allows everyone to learn our business from the ground up and to understand how they play a... more details

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    • £14800 - £18800 per annum
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    O2 & Telefónica Technology is amazing. It transforms how people communicate, have fun, play, explore, interact, work, shop, pay, share and learn. At O2, we open up the possibilities of technology and what it can do to improve people’s lives.... more details

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    ...Service Coordinator / Transport Planning Administrator, Salary: Up to £20k.  Based: Avonmouth, Bristol We require a Service Coordinator / Transport Planning Administrator to work for a leading company who specialise in the hire and sale of portable... more details

  • Team Secretary Total Jobs
    • £20000 - £22000 per annum
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    ...Page Personnel are currently recruiting a Team Secretary role for our client in Bristol Client Details Our client is a successful organisation with a great reputation in Bristol Description As Team Secretary your duties will include: Providing PA... more details

  • General Manager - Bristol
    • £35k per year + Bonus
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    ...General Manager – Bristol - £35k + Bonus Salary:  £35, 000 plus bonus Location:        Bristol My Client has successfully opened 3 restaurants and is opening a new site in the near future. The concept is independently owned and run with passion... more details

  • Fundraising Manager Adzuna
    • £26,302 - £30,357 (for an exceptional candidate) FTE; £15,781-£18,214 pro-rata
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    ...This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and proactive fundraiser to work within a small, friendly and dynamic charity that makes a genuine difference to hundreds of people in Bristol each year.  If you’re a successful... more details

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BAE Systems, Airbus, Rolls Royce and many more firms are to be found at Filton and along the so-called North Fringe area of Bristol. Many of the companies offer apprenticeships, entry for graduates, internships and a range of other career-paths. And the skills they need vary enormously: manufacturing, engineering, design, project management, leadership, customer care - the list goes on. MBDA is one of the world's leading missile manufacturers with a highly-skilled workforce and centres around the world.

Creative and Media Industries

Bristol has a proud tradition of supporting innovative and new technologies be that the railway, airplane - or Wallace and Gromit. Ardman Animations, producers of the Plasticine duo are based at Bristol and symbolise the city's desire to support the creative industries. The BBC, regional newspapers and multimedia companies are all to be found at Bristol offering a range of jobs. And watch out for companies such as Mubaloo making headway in the very latest of technologies such as mobile phone apps.


Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel bestowed upon Bristol the Clifton Suspension Bridge and the Great Western Railway. And his legacy lives on. Engineering is still key to Bristol's economic success and the railway provides hundreds of jobs for local people. Network Rail and First Great Western offer a range of careers including customer support, the operational side of the business and business support (finance, management etc).