Careers Service

Staff Profile

Anna Rennison

Business Engagement Manager


Anna is the Business Engagement Manager within the Careers Service. Anna joined the Careers Service in July 2015 as the Placements Manager on a Maternity Cover managing a team to deliver a range of schemes including; Passport to Work, offering work shadowing sessions in a number of popular part-time job areas; JobsOC, a student temp bank for on campus temporary and casual work; Newcastle Work Experience, work experience placements both in regional SMEs and charities and within the University; part time work opportunities across the region. Anna previously worked in the Business Development team at the University of Sunderland placing students and graduates with companies across the North East region.  She also has experience in Student recruitment, commercial recruitment and within the retail sector.

Roles and Responsibilities

Anna manages a range of strategic business relationships with decision makers in regional, national and international organisations to ensure the provision of high quality, wide-ranging recruitment services for recruiters, and extensive employment and work-related learning opportunities for Newcastle University students and graduates.

She is responsible for developing new relationships as well as the account management of existing relationships.


BA (Hons) Marketing Management, Northumbria University