SUCCEED IN THE SOUTH

THE GATEWAY TO OPPORTUNITY
ABOUT BUSINESS SOUTH

STUDYING

The Central South contains some of the best universities in the country, providing ample opportunities and top quality education.

EMPLOYMENT

With many possibilities in a range of professions, the Central South provides great employment opportunities.

ENVIRONMENT

Here in the Central South, sustainability is very important. We care about you and the environment.

LIFESTYLE

The Central South is a haven for people from diverse backgrounds, go-getters and trendsetters.

CONNECTIVITY

The Central South is one of the most well connected
parts of the UK, with direct links to London.

STUDYING

The Central South contains some of the best universities in the country, providing ample opportunities and top quality education.

EMPLOYMENT

With many possibilities in a range of professions, the Central South provides great employment opportunities.

ENVIRONMENT

Here in the Central South, sustainability is very important. We care about you and the environment.

LIFESTYLE

The Central South is a haven for people from diverse backgrounds, go-getters and trendsetters.

CONNECTIVITY

The Central South is one of the most well connected parts of the UK, with direct links to London.

STUDYING

In the Central South you will have the opportunity to work alongside outstanding universities considered to be some of the best in the UK, with their innovative researchers and ideas.

ENHANCING THE ECONOMY

RUSSELL GROUP UNIVERSITIES

Universities are very important for the local community as they provide work for individuals. This can improve the local economy and help smaller businesses. For example, University of Southampton and Solent University are worth £1.1 billion.

The University of Southampton is one of the world’s leading universities in the UK, ranked 11th place and the 13th place for having one of the best clinical medicine.

WHY HEAD SOUTH?

WHY HEAD

SOUTH?

EMPLOYMENT

Businesses in the Central South are constantly expanding and the demand for talented individuals with competency to join these companies is increasing.
They present a great opportunity for ambitious people looking to move in the Central South.

SOME OF THE INDUSTRIES THAT HAVE THE HIGHEST JOB PERSPECTIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES ARE:

Aerospace and Defence

BAE Systems
MATTBLACK Systems
Sunseeker
NKT Photonics
Babcock
Phoenix Aerospace Ltd

Finance

HSBC
Barclays
Nationwide
Hawke
Appointment Ltd
Yell

Digital

IBM
Dorset Creative
Woya
Reed
Sony
Starling Bank

Marine and Maritime

BAE Systems
AM Defence & Marine
Mamomarine
ATKINS
Navis Consulting
Adzuna

These companies work with highly skilled people; connect with them and learn what they can offer.

ENVIRONMENT

Working in the Central South is a great opportunity to support responsible businesses and help with academic research that will improve the economy and the environment.

SUSTAINABILITY

Portsmouth University has recently collaborated with Revolution Plastics, a Portsmouth organization that is trying to challenge universities and other industries to become more sustainable. Together, they want to eliminate the production, use and disposal of plastic with a variety of ideas and techniques.

REVOLUTION PLASTICS

Revolution Plastics is searching for more businesses and individuals that would like to join them and continue this journey together for a sustainable future. There are multiple ways to collaborate, like researching and developing innovative ideas for new actions for the project, fund the organization, commercial productivity and finally you could commission Revolution Plastics to go through research on your behalf.

NEW FOREST

The New Forest became a
national park in 2015 and it
surrounds over 40 miles of
coastline.

SOUTH DOWNS

Our national parks open spaces
that individuals can visit and walk
for a relaxing time.

BEAUTIFUL COASTLINES

Our coastline and the Solent
provides opportunities for
watersports and has some of the
UK’s protected areas for birds
and marine life.

LIFESTYLE

SAFETY

The Central South is one of the safest regions of the UK. 

HEALTH

The Central South has a number of leading NHS teaching hospitals and private medical facilities.

HOUSING

Many people are moving to the region from London following the pandemic. The Central South provides a mix of urban, coastal and rural settlements, and sustainable new housing.

CONNECTIVITY

OPPORTUNITIES

Iconic Luxury Hotels

Here at Iconic Luxury Hotels we ‘recruit for personality and train for skill’.

Join one of our world-class hotels leading the way in luxurious hospitality. New staff are invited to join us in providing superb service, working for the some of the best hotels in the industry.

Solent NHS Trust

We are always looking for the best and brightest talent. Whether you are interested in full time, part-time, bank or volunteer roles, there are opportunities with us.

Solent Hotel & Spa

View the latest vacancies at the Solent Hotel and Spa here.

ABOUT BUSINESS SOUTH

We are independent representatives, supporting the businesses in Central South England which includes Hampshire, Dorset, West Sussex and West Surrey. We aim for the success of the region, by connecting business leaders, educators, public bodies and entrepreneurs.
Business South is a conduit to support the business voice in the region and help drive business growth forwards.
Business South is a conduit to support the business voice in the region and help drive business growth forwards.