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Retail, buying and merchandising graduate careers advice

Retail is more than shops – and there is a huge range of graduate careers available for customer-focused and business-savvy graduates. There are the buying and fashion design roles that have a more glamorous reputation; there are the business- and people-driven roles in management; there are the analysis-central roles of merchandising and logistics – as well as the fast-moving world of ecommerce. Whatever your career ambitions, our advice can help you achieve them. From keeping you up to date with the latest industry and recruitment trends to helping you perfect the best paper and video CV, we’ve got you covered.

Job hunting decisions and tips


Interviews and assessment centres

Interview techniques

Skills and competencies

Internships and placements

Pay and progression

Job descriptions