Anne Milligan

As Employability Manager at The University of Manchester’s Careers Service, Anne leads the Employer Engagement Team and the university’s interaction with a variety of local, national and international recruiters.  The team delivers an array of graduate recruitment fairs, on-campus presentations and skills sessions, mentoring, a suite of internship and work experience schemes as well as providing recruitment support for small to medium-sized businesses.

Anne’s career started in retail management and included a strategic planning role with W H Smith Plc.  Moving into the higher education sector, Anne managed Aston University’s interface with a variety of blue chip, public sector and small businesses as undergraduate recruiters for sandwich year/industrial placements; this followed an initial role at Lancaster University supporting newly recruited management teachers and their professional development.

Anne has a BA (Hons) Combined Studies degree in History and English, a MSc in Business Management, a Postgraduate Certificate in HE Management and is CIPD qualified.