Griffith careers team recognised on national stage

For the first time Griffith University’s Careers and Employment Team has been nominated as a finalist in the2018 Graduate Recruitment Industry Awards(AGRIAs) in the category ‘Most Popular Careers Service’.

The AGRIAs are awarded by theAustralian Association of Graduate Employers(AAGE) and recognise outstanding examples of excellence in the graduate recruitment and development industry, with Griffith one of only two QLD Universities nominated as finalists.

The finalists for this award are:

  • Australian National University
  • Deakin University
  • Griffith University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Technology Sydney

Employers were asked to vote for the Careers Service that has provided the best service to the graduate recruitment industry over the last 12 months.

Troy Dobinson, Manager of Careers and Employment services at Griffith, said the nomination is recognition of the outstanding hard work and outcomes being generated by the team.

“It is a wonderful reflection of the work we do with various industry sectors by showing recruiters the benefits of engaging with our service.

“We go to great lengths to support graduate employers nationally, with on campus discipline specific recruitment days, pop-up employer stalls, student recruitment, promoting employment opportunities through social media and our various online platforms, linking employers with academic experts, assisting with Work Integrated Learning opportunities and generally giving our students and graduates the best possible environment to attain employment”.

The award for Most Popular Careers Service is announced on November 2.