Career Fair

Bloch Career Fairs | Fall 2024

Accounting – Thursday September 12 | 3pm – 5pm | Bloch Executive Hall

Business – Friday September 13 | 10am – 2pm | Bloch Executive Hall

👉 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR ACCOUNTING FAIR 👈

👉 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR BUSINESS FAIR 👈

🔎 Looking for a post-grad job or summer internship? Don’t miss the Fall 2024 Career Fair!

Recruiters and hiring managers from local business, finance and accounting companies will be on campus attending this major hiring event. ✨ And they are looking for talented students like YOU! ✨ Come prepared to meet with a variety of employers from business, finance and accounting who are recruiting for internships and full-time positionsThis is your best opportunity to network with several potential future employers in one place! Registration is encouraged but not required to attend the a career fair.

📢 Students who attend can win raffle prizes and get a FREE lunch!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE CAREER FAIR?

  • Undergraduate and graduate students studying business, accounting, and/or finance
  • Students pursuing a degree in the Bloch School of Management
  • Current UMKC students and alumni looking to secure employment and internships in business, finance and accounting

HOW DO I PREPARE FOR A CAREER FAIR?

✅ Schedule an appointment with Bloch Career Center (business students) or UMKC Career Services (non-business students) to review your resume & craft your elevator pitch.
✅ Complete your Handshake profile and upload your resume.
✅ Research participating employers and show your interest by following them on Handshake!
✅ Explore prep resources from the Bloch Career Center.

CAREER FAIR PLUS (CF+) COMPANION APP

Will be working with our technology partner CF+ to provide an enhanced career fair experience for students. With CF+, you get advance access to employer profiles allowing you to conduct your research and mark your favorites. You’ll be able to optimize your time at the fair by digitally dropping your resume to employers and check in a booths with the scan of a QR code. Please download the CF+ app on the App Store or Google Play and create an account!

WHAT DO I WEAR TO A CAREER FAIR?

This is a formal hiring event and students are encouraged to dress professionally. Check out the UMKC Professional Wardrobe Studio and Dress for Success Kansas City for assistance with securing professional clothes. Professional attire is not required to attend this event. 👔

UPCOMING CAREER FAIR PREP EVENTS 📅

Check back for information on workshops and events to help you prepare for the fair!

SHARE ON SOCIAL MEDIA

📲 Tag us in your posts about attending the industry fair on Instagram – @umkcblochcareerservices  and LinkedIn#HireRoos 🦘

Questions❓ Contact blochcareernet@umkc.edu. 📩