Careers Service

Staff Profile

Kathryn Pickup

Business Engagement Manager



Kathryn joined the Careers Service in August 2001 as an Employer Liaison Assistant and progressed to Employer Liaison Manager before taking on her current secondment role as Business Engagement Manager in January 2021.

Roles and Responsibilities

Kathryn currently manages the employer facing Graduate Recruitment and Internships teams, which liaise with graduate recruiters to advise on their recruitment needs and manage student and graduate internships for businesses in the region. 


BA (Hons) Travel and Tourism Management, Northumbria University.


Associate member of the Association of Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) and Institute of Student Employers (ISE)