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A career in the charity sector: it’s all about skills

Since graduating in 2016 in MSc Human Rights at LSE Ruth has gone on to work for Amnesty International and now Child.org as the Charity Apprentice Manager. Here she explains about the scheme and how it can help equip you with the right skills to move in to the charity sector. Like many people, my time campaigning, volunteering and fundraising […]

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Introducing ‘Cutting Edge Issues in Development’ lecture series

What is the future of aid? What does an inclusive Global Value Chain look like? Who drives climate-relevant policies in the rising powers? These are some of the questions that will be answered over the period of two terms in the Cutting Edge Issues in Development Thinking & Practice series. The Visiting Lecture Series, hosted by the Department of International […]

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Sangeeta Goswami – Advocacy and Communications Officer, Human Security Collective

Sangeeta Goswami completed the MSc Social Policy and Planning at LSE in 2013. She now works as a Advocacy and Communications Officer at Human Security Collective. “Good listening skills are paramount, along with a certain level of humility” Find out more about Sangeeta Goswami and her experiences on her graduate profile page.

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Lisa Buckmaster – Community Engagement Area Manager, Adam Smith International

Lisa Buckmaster completed the MPA in International Development at LSE in 2012. She now works as a Community Engagement Area Manager at Adam Smith International. ” Try something new and go beyond your comfort zone.” Find out more about Lisa Buckmaster and her experiences on her graduate profile page.

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Alize Aversano – Investment Analyst, Impact Finance Management

Alize Aversano completed the MSc Development Management at LSE in 2013. She now works as an Investment Analyst at Impact Finance Management. “Don’t hesitate to contact companies spontaneously and share your passion with them, you might be surprised how people can be open and happy to help you.” Find out more about Alize Aversano and her experiences on her graduate […]

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Generate: Social Enterprise Fair

Starts: 24 Nov 2017 11:00 AM
Finishes: 24 Nov 2017 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 23
An opportunity to come and see some of LSE's social entrepreneurs showcase their products and services.

Cutting Edge Issues in Development: Land, law, development: Lessons from the recent global land rush

Starts: 24 Nov 2017 4:00 PM
Finishes: 24 Nov 2017 6:00 PM
Lorenzo Cotula is Research Professor at the International Institute for Environment and Development (iied) and is an expert in law and development.

This event is part of the Cutting Edge Issues in Development Thinking & Practice series.

Milltown Partners Careers Cafe -Meet The Consultants (PR/Comms,strategy,reputation mgmt consultancy)

Starts: 27 Nov 2017 9:00 AM
Finishes: 27 Nov 2017 12:00 PM
Talk and Q&A with LSE Alumni from Milltown Partners, a global advisory firm of 35 people working with companies and individuals to solve their most complex communications, public policy and reputation challenges.

#GivingTuesday

Starts: 28 Nov 2017 11:00 AM
Finishes: 28 Nov 2017 2:00 PM
#givingtuesday is the day to do good for charity straight after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. So why not get involved and do something good! The LSE Volunteer Centre will have a stall outside of SAW where you can get involved with microvolunteering and more.

#JustOneHour one-off volunteering: Event assistants

Starts: 28 Nov 2017 12:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Nov 2017 3:00 PM
Assist with the running of 10 min Yoga sessions on #GivingTuesday to raise funds and awareness of Medical Aid Films. You can sign up for one of the #JustOneHour slots to help the organisation together with other LSE students.

One-off volunteering: Christmas Collectors

Starts: 30 Nov 2017 9:00 AM
Finishes: 16 Dec 2017 6:00 PM
Would you like to be a part of the festive spirit and help raise vital funds for blind and partially sighted people? RNIB needs enthusiastic and friendly volunteers to help with collections at train stations and shopping centres alongside choir groups.

Mock assessment centre

Starts: 30 Nov 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 30 Nov 2017 1:00 PM
Fully booked. Join the waiting list to be notified if places become available.
​Assessment centres are a critical part of the recruitment process for many employers. This workshop is structured to simulate parts of a typical assessment day and will provide an overview of the types of tasks involved.

IDEP: How to get into interntional NGOs and think tanks

Starts: 1 Dec 2017 1:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Dec 2017 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 16
This seminar will give an introductory overview of careers in international NGOs and think tanks, providing information on skills and experience sought, recruitment processes and different routes into organisations working in this space.

Cutting Edge Issues in Development: New thinking on monitoring, evaluation & learning

Starts: 1 Dec 2017 4:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Dec 2017 6:00 PM
Claire Hutchings is Head of Programme Quality for Oxfam GB.

This event is part of the Cutting Edge Issues in Development Thinking & Practice series.

One-off volunteering: Christmas Fayre Volunteers

Starts: 3 Dec 2017 8:00 AM
Finishes: 3 Dec 2017 7:00 PM
Help ​St John’s Hospice’s to make their annual Christmas Fayre a great success by volunteering for a shift on 3 December.

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Graduate Equity Research Analyst

8 Dec 2017
Dublin Ireland
Graduate Equity Research Analyst

Internship at the UN World Food Programme, South-South Cooperation, Rome, Italy

6 Dec 2017
Rome Lazio Italy
The UN World Food Programme is currently looking for an Intern supporting the Policy and Programme Division particularly in the area of South-South and Triangular Cooperation. The Internship will be for an initial period of 6 months, starting from ideally January 2018, on a full-time basis.

RESULTS UK Grassroots Campaigner in London

31 Mar 2018
London England United Kingdom
RESULTS grassroots campaigners take action locally to fight global poverty – using their voices to change the world. They receive training and support to become skilled advocates, from influencing MPs to policy makers, and engaging others within their community.

Fundraising events and communications volunteer

28 Feb 2018
Colchetser East of England United Kingdom
This volunteer role will primarily assist the Major Partnerships Manager and the Marketing and Communications team with creating and delivering fundraising events and support the teams in their administration and research.

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

7 Dec 2017
Greater London United Kingdom
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at The Children's Society. This role sits within our Evidence and Impact team, which works to evidence the work of our direct practice, and the impact that our services have for the children and young people that we work with.

Intern - Africa Region

8 Jan 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
The key priority of the Intern for the Africa Region is to support the Programme officer for Africa in researching and verifying cases and distributing assistance grants to beneficiaries in the Africa region, in line with the Trust’s criteria, protocols and guidelines.

Regional Researcher - Asia

8 Jan 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
The key priority of the Regional Researcher is to research and verify cases and distribute assistance grants to beneficiaries in the Asia region, in line with the Rory Peck Trust’s criteria, protocols and guidelines.

Intern - Policy & Community Impact

31 Dec 2017
London Greater London United Kingdom
This paid internship will be for 6 months (January-June 2018). The expected hours of work per week is 15. It is expected that the intern go to the Teach For All London office two days a week.

Christmas Collectors

13 Dec 2017
London Greater London United Kingdom
Would you like to be a part of the festive spirit and help raise vital funds for blind and partially sighted people? We need enthusiastic and friendly volunteers to help with collections at train stations and shopping centres alongside choir groups.

Manager

2 Jan 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
We are looking for high-performing entrepreneurial Managers to work across our different business areas. Much of our work is delivering client-facing advisory services, an ideal opportunity if interested in the diversity of consulting within a non-profit organisation commited to social values.

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