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Getting Ahead: Recruitment Insights with Company Panel

Join this event for all PhD students and Junior Researchers who want more specific knowledge about what a selection of companies look for in CVs and cover letters and what the recruitment process is like.

2018.06.15 | Sofie Buhl

Date Thu 15 Nov
Time 12:30 13:45
Location Richard Mortensenstuen, Studenterhusfonden, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C

This event is relevant for all PhD students and Junior Researchers who want more specific knowledge about what the participating companies look for in CVs and cover letters and what the recruitment process is like.

The event comprises of a panel discussion and a Q&A session on 4 key topics. The companies participating in the recruitment panel are Novo Nordisk, Teknologisk Institut & Bain & Company.

Agenda:

12.30-12.35: Welcome by AU Career PhD & JR

12.35-12.55: 7 min. presentation by each company representative: company profile, how many PhDs/JRs do they have, which profiles do they primarily employ?

12.55-13.40: Discussion of 4 themes. 10 min. pr. theme

  • What do you look for when looking at a CV/application and what is most important? Educational background or work experience, match of competences and skills, stay abroad, publications etc?
  • What would be a typical recruitment process in your company? 
  • How do I prepare for a job interview in your company?
  • How much do you use network for recruitment and how do you use it?

     

Key topics: CV, Application, Recruitment process, Professional match

Target group: All AU PhDs and Junior Researchers

PhD students, Junior Researcher