Health & Society: Who employs mathematicians?

Maths graduates may not always be aware of the various employment opportunities available to them. Below we offer a list of employer websites divided into several categories.

This list is just a sample of the organisations who employ graduates with mathematical skills. There are many more.

Food & Drink | Government | Healthcare | Pharmaceuticals | Utilities

 

Food & drink

Asda

Kraft Foods

Marks & Spencer

Nestlé

Sainsbury

Tesco

Government

GCHQ

Met Office

Army

Royal Air Force

Royal Navy

Healthcare

BUPA

SSL International

Pharmaceuticals

AstraZeneca

Boots

GlaxoSmithKline

Pfizer

Utilities

BP

British Gas

EDF EnergyEDF Energy

EDF Energy is one of the UK’s largest energy companies and largest producer of low-carbon electricity. A wholly-owned subsidiary of the EDF Group, one of Europe’s largest energy groups, they generate around one fifth of the UK’s electricity and employ around 15,000 people in the UK.

They offer diverse and highly rewarding graduate schemes in many areas including their Mathematics Graduate Scheme. This is an opportunity not to be missed. Each of their graduate programmes offers a different introduction to the fast-paced and fascinating business of energy. All of them offer challenging work, rapid progress, extensive training and opportunities to work towards relevant professional qualifications.

In addition, their 12 month paid Industrial Placement opportunities are a perfect way for undergraduates to develop their expertise in a hands-on environment, developing key skills and knowledge in their chosen field, with first class mentoring and training from industry experts. Due to the size and scope of their business, they are able to offer diverse and unique placements in nuclear science, engineering and commercial areas of the business.

For full details and to apply, please visit www.edfenergy.com/graduates.

EON

Scottish & Southern Energy

Severn Trent