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LSE Careers is here to help guide you through the careers maze with a comprehensive range of careers and employment services.
We offer careers events, a vacancy board, one-to-one appointments and practice interviews, advice about further study, support if you'd like to set up your own business, and numerous online resources.

Booking for the China and Hong Kong Careers Fairs is open!

LSE Careers is once again collaborating with Imperial College London and Cambridge University to bring you Careers Fairs in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Last year’s fairs were a great success with several LSE attendees obtaining placements and job offers as a result of coming along. To book your place at one or more of the fairs, visit CareerHub. We […]


Making the move: Corporate to not-for-profit evening

On Thursday 2 June LSE Careers is hosting a panel and networking evening to support the career development of current students and alumni* with 2+ years’ experience working in the private sector, who are interested in making the move to not-for-profit organisations. The evening will begin with a panel discussion between 7 and 8pm when a group of professionals with experience working across both […]


How to balance your studies with your career plan

Balancing life in modern day London can be a challenge at the best of times. Living in a city that’s constantly in a state of hustle and bustle, with so much to do and so much time needed to do it, things can become a little overwhelming. On top of that all of you have your LSE studies to manage […]


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Below are our forthcoming careers events. Find out more about the types of careers events we run or browse all our events on CareerHub.

Careers beyond the PhD - alumni panel event (for PhD students and research staff)

Starts: 1 Jun 2016 5:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Jun 2016 7:00 PM
Venue: PhD Academy, 4th Floor Lionel Robbins Building
Remaining places: 26
Hear from LSE PhD graduates now working outside academia to learn more about how you can use your research skills in a range of careers. The first half of the event will be dedicated to hearing from speakers, and in the second half you can network with graduates and other participants.

Generate: Imperial College and LSE entrepreneurial networking evening

Starts: 1 Jun 2016 6:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Jun 2016 8:00 PM
Venue: Zebrano bar, 18 Greek Street, London, W1D 4DS
Remaining places: 27
Looking to collaborate with entrepreneurs across London? Look no further! LSE and Imperial are teaming up once again to invite you to an entrepreneurial networking event - an ideal opportunity for students from each university to share skills, experience, and ideas within the entrepreneurial field

AlphaSights Mixers

Starts: 2 Jun 2016 6:00 PM
Finishes: 2 Jun 2016 8:00 PM
Venue: AlphaSights London HQ, 58 Davies St, W1K 5JF
Information sessions and networking event on careers at AlphaSights

Cisco University Mentorship Workshop Day! 3rd June 2016

Starts: 3 Jun 2016 10:00 AM
Finishes: 3 Jun 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: Cisco Systems , 9-11 New Square, Bedfont Lakes, Feltham, Middlesex, TW14 8HA
Are you interested in a career in technology or interested to learn more about Cisco and what we do?

Please join us at our offices at Bedfont Lakes, on June 3rd to gain an insight into the IT sector as well as understand what Cisco is all about.

Creative Careers Fair

Starts: 6 Jun 2016 11:00 AM
Finishes: 7 Jun 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: Soho Square, Soho, London W1D
A Creative Careers Fair for Undergraduates and Postgraduates with an interest in developing a career in the creative industries.

Using LinkedIn in your job search

Starts: 6 Jun 2016 1:00 PM
Finishes: 6 Jun 2016 2:00 PM
Venue: 32L.LG18
Remaining places: 28
This seminar will cover building an effective LinkedIn profile to maximise your job search, with tips on what to include in each section, how to increase your visibility, and techniques to develop your professional networks. It is most suitable for students with a basic understanding of LinkedIn.

How to Write a High Impact CV Webinar

Starts: 6 Jun 2016 6:00 PM
Finishes: 6 Jun 2016 7:00 PM
Venue: Online
A webinar on how to write a high impact, interview winning CV

Generate: Mentoring morning

Starts: 7 Jun 2016 10:00 AM
Finishes: 7 Jun 2016 12:00 PM
Venue: Online
Our new mentoring mornings provide an opportunity to connect with mentors on a one-off basis to discuss the progress of your business and move forward with new ideas and possible contacts. During the morning you will be able to virtually meet with a range of mentors via a Hangout session.

What to do with your summer if you don't have an internship

Starts: 7 Jun 2016 1:00 PM
Finishes: 7 Jun 2016 2:00 PM
Venue: 32L.LG.04 
Remaining places: 40
The summer is the perfect time to do something that will enhance your CV and employability. Attend this seminar to learn about alternatives to internships and how you can go about finding these opportunities, as well as other strategies to enhance your profile.

Generate: LSE Entrepreneur of the Year competition audience

Starts: 9 Jun 2016 12:00 PM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: Vera Anstey, Old Building
Remaining places: 60
LSE Generate's funding competition returns as this year's winners compete for the titles of Entrepreneur of the Year and Social Entrepreneur of the Year. Book here to watch the commercial entrepreneurs pitch. This event is followed by Generate's summer party.

How to make the most of your summer role/first job

Starts: 9 Jun 2016 1:00 PM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2016 2:00 PM
Venue: 32L.LG.04  
Remaining places: 50
Congratulations, you’re starting a new role this summer! This seminar will give you practical strategies to make a positive professional impression and be a successful intern/employee.

Generate: LSE Social Entrepreneur of the Year competition audience

Starts: 9 Jun 2016 2:30 PM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: OLD.4.10
Remaining places: 80
LSE Generate's funding competition returns as this year's winners compete for the titles of Entrepreneur of the Year and Social Entrepreneur of the Year. Book here to watch the social entrepreneurs pitch. This event is followed by Generate's summer party.

ICSA: The Governance Institute - Student open evening

Starts: 9 Jun 2016 6:00 PM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2016 8:30 PM
Venue: ICSA, Saffron House, 6-10 Kirby Street, London EC1N 8TS
Join ICSA as we explore the role of the company secretary and the importance of governance within an organisation on 9 June in London.

The Boston Consulting Group - Advanced Degree Event

Starts: 9 Jun 2016 6:30 PM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2016 9:30 PM
Venue: BCG London Office, 20 Manchester Square, London, W1U 3PZ
​PhD, Medics & Post Doc. careers event on Thursday, 9 June: The Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

If you're thinking about the options available to you for the next stage of your career, come to our PhD, Medics and Post Doc careers event to find out what management consulting could offer.

Generate: Summer party and awards reception

Starts: 9 Jun 2016 6:30 PM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2016 9:00 PM
Venue: Weston Café, Floor 6, Saw Swee Hock
LSE Generate celebrates this year's programme at our annual summer party! The Entrepreneur of the Year and Social Entrepreneur of the Year will be announced at the event and we will celebrate their success as well as the achievements of this year's funding competition winners.

How to decide on a career

Starts: 10 Jun 2016 1:00 PM
Finishes: 10 Jun 2016 3:00 PM
Venue: OLD.3.28 
Remaining places: 30
This seminar is designed specifically to meet the needs of students who are unsure what they want to do. We will be looking at a range of careers issues from understanding your own skills and abilities to effective career research and job search strategy.

Graduate Careers Café 2016

Starts: 10 Jun 2016 1:00 PM
Finishes: 10 Jun 2016 4:00 PM
Venue: The Weston Café, 6th floor, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre (SAW)
This event welcomes global employers who want to find the best talent from the LSE in all areas of their business.

Summer Fayre Volunteers (various shifts): one-off volunteering

Starts: 11 Jun 2016 8:00 AM
Finishes: 12 Jun 2016 7:00 PM
Venue: St John’s Wood Church Gardens, NW8 7NE
Come and volunteer at one of North West London's biggest Summer Fayre's and help raise vital funds for St John's Hospice.

We have over 10,000 visitors attending the fayre which makes it a fun, vibrant place to volunteer.

Street Party Event Volunteers: one-off volunteering

Starts: 11 Jun 2016 3:00 PM
Finishes: 11 Jun 2016 11:00 PM
Venue: Elizabeth Street, London
We are currently recruiting volunteers to help out at the Elizabeth St. Summer Party

Global Leader Experience with BP and UCL

Starts: 13 Jun 2016 8:30 AM
Finishes: 16 Jun 2016 7:30 PM
Venue: Central London
Join a Global Leader Experience (GLE) for university students and develop your leadership skills to help influence the future of the world, as well as establish a genuinely global network.

Search all our events on CareerHub

This is a selection of full time and part time jobs, volunteering opportunities and internships currently being advertised on LSE CareerHub. To search all the opportunities we are advertising please log in to LSE CareerHub.

Insurance Analyst (German speaking)

Application closing date: 31 Aug 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
We currently have opportunities in our Analyst team for recent graduates or those with 1-2 years of relevant experience in personal or commercial insurance, with experience in data analysis and analytics preferable.

Internship Business Development

Application closing date: 30 Jun 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
We are looking for a highly motivated intern to join our Business Development Team in London. You have a strong business mindset and a heart that beats for sales & communicating with our business partners. If you also love fashion and e-commerce, Stylight is just the right place for you!

Part-Time Communications Administrator

Application closing date: 20 Jun 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
Part-time Communications Administrator with Star 100, a Ghana-focused diaspora network, based in London. 8 hours per week, Monday to Friday. Mainly working remotely.

Broadcast media strategy consultancy: Associate

Application closing date: 20 Jun 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
As an associate at O&O you will be exposed to a wide range of consulting assignments in television, sport, radio, and digital media. Our jobs are typically short, with far-reaching impacts for our clients.

Internship Global Corruption Barometer, Research and Knowledge Department

Application closing date: 15 Jun 2016
Location: Berlin Berlin Germany
Assisting the Research and Knowledge Department in developing and producing its research outputs for the Global Corruption Barometer in 2016

Desk Researcher Post for French Speaker

Application closing date: 12 Jun 2016
Location: London United Kingdom
International Education Consultants - specialising in school and university start-ups - seek a part-time, freelance researcher (mother tongue French), with complete fluency in English, IT skills, proficiency with Excel and a strong interest in the education sector.

Experienced Digital Media Executive

Application closing date: 30 Jun 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
You will be responsible for supporting the School with its administrative infrastructure as well as undertaking the development of and maintaining of web business.

Paralegal Vacancy - Turks and Caicos Islands

Application closing date: 14 Jun 2016
Location: Providenciales Turks and Caicos Islands
A law graduate (or graduate with post-graduate legal qualification) is required to work as a temporary paralegal assistant for not less than 1 year to assist with a busy litigation and advisory practice in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

Country Support Officer (Yemen, Iraq and occupied Palestinian territories)

Application closing date: 5 Jun 2016
Location: Moorgate England United Kingdom
International Development
Country Support Officer
Yemen, Iraq and oPt

Senior Tax Assistant

Application closing date: 30 Jun 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
As a Senior Tax Assistant you will be supporting the Tax Team on the delivery of high quality compliance and advisory tax services to clients. You will work with a broad range of clients, covering a number of sectors

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