Researching Companies and Organisations
Careers, Internships & Employment recommends that you use one or more of these directories to assist you identify, locate and research potential employers:
- Creative New Zealand contains a database of New Zealand arts and cultural organisations. You can search by name, organisation type, e.g. theatre companies, Community Arts Councils, etc.
- Family Services Directory (part of the Ministry of Social Development) has a national directory which lists a range of non-government organisations (NGO's) and other social service agencies.
- The University of Canterbury Library provides information on Government and official information, as well as newspapers and news services information. Also you can access the Kompass New Zealand database which provides product, contact and other information for New Zealand companies.
- Working in New Zealand contains employer profiles of a number of New Zealand companies.
Yellow New Zealand contains a searches section which lists company and organisation websites from a broad range of industries.
Careers, Internships & Employment also has other directories available in hardcopy in the Careers Resource Area at level 1 in the Geography building.
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