Career coaching

One-to-one sessions to help you become more prepared, confident and job ready.

How can we help you?
Getting ready
  • Plan your career path
  • CV review
  • Cover letter review
  • Portfolio review
  • Digital presence reviewed
Networking
  • Who you need to know
  • Shortlisting companies
  • Making contact
  • Industry introductions
  • Where to find jobs
The job
  • Applications forms
  • Getting an interview
  • Preparing for an interview
  • Assessment centre support
  • Contract negotiations

How can we help you land
a job?

The creative industries offer some amazing jobs if you are prepared to work hard whilst having fun. It’s perfect for people who want to work on exciting projects that are showcased around the world.

We understand how tough it can be to know where your skills and interests should be applied. We also know what it’s like to have no connections to the right people or a way of standing out from the crowd.

We can help by teaching you what we’ve learnt over the last five years of getting people into the creative industries.

Every angle covered from strategy to creative 
and client services and more

Where we can help you land jobs

industrIES

  • Advertising
  • Marketing
  • Media
  • Film
  • Digital
  • Branding
  • Music
  • Branding
  • Games
  • PR
  • Fashion
  • PR
  • Mobile

DEPARTMENTS

  • Client Services
  • Planning/strategy
  • Creative
  • Social media
  • Design
  • Digital media
  • New business
  • Project management
  • Development
  • Operations
  • Production
  • Animation
  • HR

The coaches

We know what it’s like to be in your shoes and what we would look for if we were hiring you.

We made our way into the creative industries despite knowing nothing
and nobody at the beginning. Our coaches have over 20 years of combined experience in building a network, contacting people effectively and selling themselves. They will help you focus your efforts, make the right connections as well as land that crucial job.

Adam Oldfield

Over 10 years experience as a Content Producer, Global Project Manager and recently Co-Founder at FutureRising, Adam has tonnes of experience to help you understand what's on offer and how to land a job.
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Don Fogarty

Starting out with over 10 internships across the industry, Don landed a job in clients services for a branding agency. He’s worked for some household names and also been a part of FutureRising since 2010.
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Tom Withers-Green

After graduating and securing internships, Tom worked at a creative agency before joining FutureRising. He’s hired and placed 100’s of people into jobs across the creative industries. You could be the next one.
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What's included

Initial evaluation

  • Key questions to guide our sessions
  • Review of existing CV
  • Identify your key areas

Online session (SKYPE/FACETIME)

  • Discussing your options
  • Providing feedback & setting tasks
  • Discuss strategy for key areas

One-to-one session

  • Finalise your plans & strategy
  • Review updated materials, CV etc
  • Focus on your key areas
We will cover as many key areas as possible, but will focus on your immediate needs within the time available.

Key areas include

  • Cover letter
  • Digital presence
  • Application forms
  • Assessment centres
  • Shortlisting companies
  • Finding job opportunities
  • Preparing for interviews
  • Time management techniques
Further sessions may be required to keep up-to-date or focus on new areas that you feel need more development.

What does it cost?

This includes your evaluation, online and one-to-one sessions.
£150.00
Includes VAT
Further one-to-one sessions cost £75 if required.

What others say

LARS BJORNBAKK
Junior Strategist - Rufus Leonard
"FutureRising was able broaden my network and understanding of what the industry was looking for during my Project Management degree. This helped me land my role Rufus Leonard."
GAYATHIRI KAMALAKANTHAN
New Business & Marketing - 101 London
“Throughout the whole process of going for job interviews, the FutureRising team we’re available. They gave me the confidence to walk in and be myself. If I would have applied myself I don’t think it would have been the same."
DOMINIC MEEHAN
Accountability Analyst - OMD International
“I found myself a few months after graduating not knowing what I wanted to do. So to come away from FutureRising not only knowing I now wanted to work in media but find a potential company that would lead to job was amazing.”
ANNA MOUNSEY-HEYSHAM
Account Executive - BBH London
“I just wanted to say thanks for all of your help in trying to get a job in advertising. I have managed to get onto BBH's Homegrown scheme. FutureRising was a great help in terms of jobs and advice.”

Companies we work with