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Careers in Creative Industries programme – booking now open

We’re excited to announce details of our first ever Careers in Creative Industries programme, which starts 5-9 February. Opportunities to network with alumni working in the sector, hear from experienced panellists, participate in masterclasses from reputation management expert Sheree Dodd and Mother’s Tom Wong and meet with employers working in the PR and communications field over croissants and coffee all […]

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Five biotech career options for non-scientists

Guest post by LSE MSc in International Management alumnus, Yannick Skop: It has been a booming decade for biotech, not just in the stock market, but also in real, impactful advances in human knowledge. Just as I started writing this blog post, we learn that for the very first time, scientists have managed to edit the faulty DNA of embryos, preventing […]

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Insider tips blog series from alumni and employers

Throughout the past few months, we’ve posted blogs from LSE alumni and employers about what it’s like to work in certain sectors, including their advice for current students. In this blog you can find a recap of what they said – check out previous posts too and look out for more posts this year! Training contracts and beyond Guest blog […]

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Creative careers with an LSE degree

Being a student at LSE, you might be slightly overwhelmed by the amount of people you meet who are planning on going onto banking or consulting after their degree, and feel that’s it’s unavoidable that you have to do the same. However, this career path is not inevitable just because you’ve studied with us. LSE students go on to do […]

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Insider tips – getting into public relations

If you’re interested in careers in public relations and communications, book to come along to our breakfast Friday 28 October 8-10am! Guest blog by Bill Ranatunga, account director at Weber Shandwick Manchester and mentor on Media Trust’s Transforming Hidden Talent programme: What is public relations? …good question. The truth is that today public relations, or PR, saddles a number of […]

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Insider tips blog series from alumni and employers

Throughout Lent Term (and Michaelmas Term) we posted blogs from employers and LSE alumni about what it’s like to work in certain sectors, including their advice for current students. In this blog you can find a recap of what they said – make sure to look out for insider tips on this blog in the summer too! Publishing By Seonaid […]

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Insider tips – working in PR

Guest blog by Jennifer Atkinson, Senior Consultant at Babel PR: It is a common misconception that the role of public relations (PR) is blurred with advertising and marketing. In truth, the role has more overlap with the world of journalism. We work as a voice for our clients, building relationships with the public and media in one of the most […]

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Insider tips – working in publishing

Guest blog by Seonaid Macleod, Campaigns Manager at The Publishers Association: If you’re interested in a career in publishing be prepared to be surprised. It’s an industry that’s changed enormously over the last few years, and it offers an incredibly wide range of opportunities for all sorts of people: creative, commercial, analytical, you name it. The industry is constantly evolving […]

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LSE graduate profile and advice for current students

Guest blog by LSE alumna Beth Lowell: How did choose your career? As is the case for many people, I chose my career by following one interesting experience to the next. After university I spent two years working at the documentary news series Frontline. That experience solidified my interest in politics and communication and led me to my graduate degree […]

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Five tips for generating an effective online platform

Online, your business is not just competing with other businesses. You’re up against everything from world news to Candy Crush and cat photos! But with an effective online platform, you can still attract your customers’ attention. Here are some tips shared by Charles Ubaghs, Head of Social Media at Global Radio, at last week’s Generate masterclass: 1. Create great content Great content builds up […]

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One-off volunteering: Young at Heart

Starts: 18 Jan 2019 5:00 PM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 9:30 PM
Remaining places: 1
Coin Street are looking for warm and friendly volunteers to join their team for the annual seniors party, Young at Heart 2018. Your role will be to welcome guests, take coats, help serve a delicious dinner and support the cleaning and tidying up.

Frontline On-Campus Promotion

Starts: 21 Jan 2019 10:00 AM
Finishes: 21 Jan 2019 4:00 PM
Representatives from Frontline will be on-campus to discuss their undergraduate opportunities including internships and brand manager role. They will be based outside SAW handing out free donuts/cookies.

How to perform well at interviews

Starts: 21 Jan 2019 12:00 PM
Finishes: 21 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Fully booked. Join the waiting list to be notified if places become available.
This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to review your interview preparation approach, formulate suitable answers, and practise your technique.

Applying for an EC Traineeship

Starts: 21 Jan 2019 4:00 PM
Finishes: 21 Jan 2019 5:00 PM
Remaining places: 135
This seminar is a step-by-step guide to applying for an internship at the European Commission, led by LSE Careers. It offers an introduction to the EC stage recruitment process, including researching individual DGs, selecting useful content for the application form, lobbying and offer acceptance.

LSE #CharityTuesday: Solidarity Sports

Starts: 22 Jan 2019 11:00 AM
Finishes: 22 Jan 2019 2:00 PM
Come and meet Solidarity Sports outside the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre and find out more about their exciting volunteering opportunities.

How to master presentations

Starts: 22 Jan 2019 12:00 PM
Finishes: 22 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Remaining places: 25
Many recruitment processes require you to deliver a presentation so employers can assess your communication skills. Learn how to plan and deliver a coherent, persuasive message, and increase your personal impact in front of employers in this workshop.

One-Off Volunteering: Transcribing Anti-Slavery Manuscripts

Starts: 22 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Finishes: 22 Jan 2019 3:00 PM
Remaining places: 35
Try something different and develop a new skills! Transcribe correspondence between anti-slavery activists in the 19th century is waiting to be discovered in collections of handwritten pages.

Part 1: Work it out: Create alternative future career plans to find meaning in your work

Starts: 22 Jan 2019 4:00 PM
Finishes: 22 Jan 2019 5:00 PM
Remaining places: 64
Work it out: Create alternative future career plans to find meaning in your work (part 1)

Skills seminar: Law interviews: How to prepare and perform well

Starts: 23 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Finishes: 23 Jan 2019 3:00 PM
Remaining places: 30
Interviews and assessment centres are the final part of law firms’ recruitment processes. This workshop will give you information on the different tasks usually involved, as well as hints and tips on how to prepare well for vacation scheme and training contract interviews.

Mayor's Entrepreneur Workshop 3

Starts: 23 Jan 2019 2:00 PM
Finishes: 23 Jan 2019 4:30 PM
A workshop for current London students or recent graduates from a London university or college.

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Brand Manager

11 Mar 2019
United Kingdom
Are you a current student looking for work experience with a start-up charity? Do you want to gain skills in marketing, networking and communication whilst making a positive change in society? Do you want a flexible role that lets you earn during term and enhance your employability skills?

Future Charity Leaders Programme (FCLP) Programme Coordinator

4 Mar 2019
London, Manchester United Kingdom
upReach’s Future Charity Leaders Programme is a unique 30 month programme combining delivery work supporting our Associates (4 days per week), with exposure to key aspects of charity management (1 day per week).

Junior Campaign Executive

4 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
Calling all creative problem-solvers with a passion for the entertainment business and a talent for marketing, look no further for your next role!

Trainee Medical Writer

3 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
TVF Communications are looking for an outstanding graduate to join our expanding medical team as a Trainee Medical Writer. You will be given experience of all sides of the healthcare communications business.

Business Development Representative

1 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
Celonis has rapidly become one of the most successful enterprise software companies. Our goal: analyze today’s processes to make tomorrow’s world more efficient. We are passionate about our vision and looking for people who are equally committed to achieving great things!

Student Brand Ambassador

28 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
Interested in marketing? Got some big ideas on how to make an impact on campus? Know your uni and its students inside out? You sound like a perfect Student Brand Ambassador to me… Campus Industries are hiring students to carry out marketing campaigns at your university!

Sales - UK Summer Internship 2019

17 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
The programme runs through the summer months. We ask that students commit to an internship of at least 8 weeks with a maximum of 14 weeks. Most interns come to us for between 10-12 weeks between June – September. This year we have internship opportunities in Sales, Finance and Research.

Editorial Assistant

15 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
Coveted editorial role for a bookworm with a strong interest in global current affairs with leading non-fiction publisher…

Graduate Digital Marketing Trainee

3 Feb 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
This is a remarkable opportunity to play a key part in the growth of a rapidly expanding and unique organization - the Institute of Art and Ideas (IAI).

Analyst - Research & Development, Corporate Finance

31 Jan 2019
London South East England United Kingdom
We are seeking to hire a full-time Research & Development Analyst based in London. This is an ideal opportunity for a graduate looking to develop an in-depth understanding of the data & analytics, software, media, business services and financial services sectors.

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