Careers Advice

When you're looking for a new job, it's important to find a role that fits with your skills and experience - and the way you want to work.

Over the last 70 years, we've interviewed tens of millions of people from all sectors and right across the UK. So whether you're just entering the workforce or have decided it's time for a career change, we know what employers are looking for.

From starting your job search, to preparing for job interviews; and from choosing your references, to resigning from your current role - here you'll find top tips and useful career advice to help you find and secure the job you're looking for.


The Associate Charter

We're proud to share our Associate Charter, our promise to you across our four pillars centred around Manpower’s culture and values: engagement, development, wellbeing and recognition.

The Associate Charter


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