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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.

How to set short, medium and long term goals

Blog by LSE Careers consultant Danny Wilkey: Why is it important to set goals? Let’s begin with some common interview questions: Where do you see your career in five years’ time? Why did you choose that course? Tell me about yourself These questions assume you’ve not only thought about your career goals but you are able to articulate them. So having […]

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Careers FAQs – Lent Term

What if I haven’t been able to think about my career last term or attend any events yet? That’s absolutely fine – it’s never too early or too late to get started! We know that depending on what you’re studying and at what level, as well as your personal and social commitments, it can feel like certain times of the […]

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Want to change careers? Sign up for our Career Changers course!

Are you a current student with 2-3 years+ professional experience? Studying at LSE to make a career change? If so then our career changers short course might be just for you! As one of last year’s participants put it: What I found most useful was speaking to others at a similar stage of their careers wanting to change jobs and […]

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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.

Clyde & Co open days

Starts: 10 Feb 2017 9:30 AM
Finishes: 17 Mar 2017 5:30 PM
If you are a first year law or non-law student interested in a career in commercial law, come along to one of Clyde& Co Open Days.

The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn open days 2017

Starts: 15 Feb 2017
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 11:59 PM
If you are currently studying a non-law degree and plan to start the Common Professional Examination (CPE) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) course in September 2017, Lincoln's Inn invites you to join us to learn more about your route to the Bar.

The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn open days 2017

Starts: 15 Feb 2017 12:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 5:00 PM
If you are currently studying a non-law degree and plan to start the Common Professional Examination (CPE) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) course in September 2017, Lincoln's Inn invites you to join us to learn more about your route to the Bar.

One-off: Tree planting volunteer

Starts: 25 Feb 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 25 Feb 2017 4:00 PM
Come plant trees with Trees for Cities on Saturday 25 February from 10am-4pm. It's a fantastic way to learn more about trees, get practical hands on experience, improve your health and well-being, meet new people and have fun.

Generate Coding School: Code at Uni weekender

Starts: 25 Feb 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 26 Feb 2017 5:00 PM
This bespoke course teaches you the basics of web development during an intensive weekend, and is most suitable for beginners.

CIMA’s Grad Club Webinar

Starts: 27 Feb 2017 12:00 PM
Finishes: 27 Feb 2017 12:45 PM
CIMA’s Grad Club, in conjunction with The CV & Interview Advisors, are inviting you to attend our FREE webinar where you will learn how to effectively present yourself via your CV in order to really differentiate you from your competition.

Information Event - PhD students and Postdoctoral researchers

Starts: 27 Feb 2017 12:30 PM
Finishes: 27 Feb 2017 1:30 PM
An information event held by The Brilliant Club for PhD students and Postdoctoral researchers.

How to write effective CVs

Starts: 27 Feb 2017 1:00 PM
Finishes: 27 Feb 2017 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 113
​Writing an effective CV is important for success during the recruitment process - attend this seminar to find out how to tailor your CV to the organisation and position to make it stand out. This seminar is aimed at students who don’t have a lot of experience writing a CV.

Push Group Limited educational seminar at Google HQ

Starts: 27 Feb 2017 4:00 PM
Finishes: 27 Feb 2017 7:00 PM
This educational seminar, run at Google's Head Office, will aim to address some of the amazing opportunities in the technology sector and also dispel some common myths.

Meet an Alum - global risk and strategic consulting

Starts: 28 Feb 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 28 Feb 2017 12:00 PM
Meet an Alum brings together alumni and current students for small 30 minute group discussions so you can find out what it’s really like to work in a particular field or organisation. This event is part of Conflict, Political Risk and Security Week.

LSE #CharityTuesday: LSE Peer Supporters

Starts: 28 Feb 2017 11:00 AM
Finishes: 28 Feb 2017 3:00 PM
Come and meet LSE Peer Supporters outside the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre and find out more about their work and exciting volunteering opportunities.

How to master presentations

Starts: 28 Feb 2017 1:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Feb 2017 3:00 PM
Remaining places: 30
​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.

Generate: Social enterprise breakfast epiphanies

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 8:30 AM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 10:00 AM
Remaining places: 27
​Breakfast epiphanies are meetings where students can hear from inspirational social entrepreneurs talk about their impactful and innovative career paths over croissants and coffee.

Meet an Alum - Think Tanks/Research/Security

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 12:00 PM
Meet an Alum brings together alumni and current students for small 30 minute group discussions so you can find out what it’s really like to work in a particular field or organisation. This event is part of Conflict, Political Risk and Security Week.

One-off: one hour cooking shift

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 1:00 PM
Help people living with HIV to get well, stay well and lead healthy, independent lives by giving #JustOneHour together with another student! You'll prepare food under supervision of their kitchen manager to help The Food Chain deliver a communal meal.

Interviews for academic posts (for PhD students and research staff)

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 12:30 PM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 1:30 PM
Remaining places: 31
​This seminar is an introduction to interviews for academic jobs for PhD students and research staff, covering how to prepare and what to expect.

How to prepare for a spring week

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 1:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 2:30 PM
Remaining places: 58
If you have secured a spring week and want to ensure you are fully prepared and make the best impression, join Citi for a 'how to' seminar on what to do before, during and after a spring week programme.

Mapping social media conversations for brands

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 3:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 5:00 PM
Remaining places: 83
With two billion social media users, brands want to understand how people behave on these platforms and the type of content that resonates with consumers. Join MEC's social media specialists for a seminar exploring how analysis of social media data helps brands connect to consumers.

Career changers course

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 3:00 PM
Finishes: 15 Mar 2017 5:00 PM
​Are you a student with two or more years of work experience? Did you enrol at the LSE intending to change career direction? Then the career change short course is for you.

An insight into a political risk consultancy

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 3:00 PM
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 5:00 PM
Fully booked. Join the waiting list to be notified if places become available.
Set Advisory is hosting this skills seminar for students interested in Political Risk. Learn how to launch your career in this field, the skills needed to succeed in the sector, and hear about the experience of an LSE alum. This event is part of Conflict, Political Risk and Security Week.

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.

Intern Consultant in Strategy and Marketing / Data Science (6 months)

30 Sep 2017
London Greater London United Kingdom
6 Month Internship in Marketing & Data Science

Summer Intern Consultant in Strategy and Marketing / Data Science (2 months)

31 Aug 2017
London Greater London United Kingdom
Summer internship in Marketing & Data Science – 2 months

Leadership and Management - Lead the Way Graduate Scheme

30 Jun 2017
London, manchester, liverpool, leeds, sheffield, newcastle, Edinburgh, glasgow, southampton Greater London United Kingdom
Capita Graduates “Lead the Way” is an exciting 3 year programme that allows Graduates from all reaches of life to make a real impact on our business.

Insight Officer - maternity cover

19 Mar 2017
London Greater London United Kingdom
The Insight Officer will report to and work closely with the Senior Insight and Policy Manager. You will help us ensure Women in Sport maintains its position as the UK’s foremost expert in women’s sport and the way in which women and girls relate to sport & physical activity.

Management Trainee (Graduate)

12 Mar 2017
Bristol, Reading, Eastleigh, Oxford, Devizes South West England United Kingdom
South, Central and West runs an excellent graduate management scheme, offering a unique opportunity for graduates to help transform the way health services work for patients. Our role is to provide support, professional expertise and insight to clinical commissioners.

Community Lead – Africa Regional Business Council

10 Mar 2017
Geneva Switzerland
The Africa Team within the Regional and Government Engagement Group is responsible for overseeing all the Forum’s engagement with and community development in sub-Saharan Africa.

Graphic Designer

31 Mar 2017
Cambridge East of England United Kingdom
We are looking for a Graphic Designer who will enhance the Simprints brand identity.

Legal Intern

31 Mar 2017
London Greater London United Kingdom
You are a dynamic, smart professional who can dive in and immediately add value by assisting the EMEA legal team with a variety of tasks. Your professional demeanor and interpersonal and communication skills make you an expert in building relationships with internal and external clients.

Agricultural Investment Intern

31 Mar 2017
Cambridge East of England United Kingdom
Westchester Group of Europe, one of Europe's foremost agricultural asset managers, are seeking an intern this summer to play a vital role supporting our investment activities.

Consultant/Assistant Consultant – Economics and Finance

21 Mar 2017
Redhill South East England United Kingdom
As part of continued expansion and consolidation of our Economics and Finance team, we are seeking a committed and ambitious individual to join the team.

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