TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2019: winners announced

 

The winners of the 2019 TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards were announced last night, with IBM taking home the Graduate Employer of the Year title for the second year.

The awards ceremony at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, hosted by David Walliams, was attended by over 1,500 guests from the world of early talent recruitment.

This year’s winners in full:

The best university employability strategy award

  • Winner: University of Leicester

The AGCAS award for excellence in careers and employability service engagement

  • Winner: PeopleScout

The best social mobility strategy award

  • Winner: Capgemini

The most popular graduate recruiter in accounting and financial management award

  • Winner: PwC

The most popular graduate recruiter in banking, insurance and financial services award

  • Winner: Barclays

The most popular graduate recruiter in construction, civil engineering and surveying award

  • Winner: Arup

The most popular graduate recruiter in consulting award

  • Winner: PwC

The most popular graduate recruiter in consumer goods – manufacturing and marketing award

  • Winner: Unilever

The most popular graduate recruiter in energy and utilities award

  • Winner: BP

The most popular graduate recruiter in engineering, design and manufacture award

  • Winner: Rolls-Royce

The most popular graduate recruiter in hospitality, leisure and tourism award

  • Winner: Hilton

The most popular graduate recruiter in investment banking and investment award

  • Winner: J.P. Morgan

The most popular graduate recruiter in IT and technology award

  • Winner: Google

The most popular graduate recruiter in law award

  • Winner: Clifford Chance

The most popular graduate recruiter in logistics, transport and supply chain award

  • Winner: British Airways

The most popular graduate recruiter in the public sector award

  • Winner: Mi6 – Secret Intelligence Service

The most popular graduate recruiter in retail award

  • Winner: Amazon

The most popular graduate recruiter in scientific research and development award

  • Winner: GSK

The apprentice of the year award

  • Winner: Luke Hiller, IBM

The best school leaver programme award

  • Winner: Google

The best diversity and inclusion strategy award

  • Winner: Police Now

The best innovation in student recruitment award

  • Winner: BP (agency: AIA Worldwide and The Smarty Train)

The best work experience programme award

  • Winner: Clifford Chance – SPARK

The best student marketing campaign (for organisations recruiting fewer than 50 hires a year) award

  • Winner: Mars (agency: Hodes – Part of Symphony Talent)

The best student marketing campaign (for organisations recruiting more than 50 hires a year) award

  • Winner: Accenture (agency: AIA Worldwide)

The best use of social media award

  • Winner: Deutsche Bank (agency: ThirtyThree)

The rising star award

  • Winner: Robert Hart, Mott MacDonald

The best graduate website award

  • Winner: Barclays (agency: Stafford Long)

The best on-boarding experience award

  • Winner: DLA Piper

The graduate employer of the year award

  • Winner: IBM

 

Friday, 5 April 2019

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