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How to cancel a careers event and why it’s important

During Michaelmas 2015, we found that a large number of students were not attending the LSE Careers events they had booked on to. We understand that in certain circumstances it’s impossible to cancel in time but if you know you won’t be able to make it, please make sure you do cancel your booking first. You can do so using CareerHub or […]


Careers events in Lent Term

As always, we’ve got something for everyone in our programme of events – whether you’re sure or not sure what you want to do when you graduate, are at the start of your career or have experience already, or are looking to gain more skills and experiences! You can browse our full programme of events and book on CareerHub. Seminars, […]


Looking forward to IDEP 2016

The International Development Events Programme (IDEP) is one on the great highlights of Lent Term attracting over 1400 LSE students last year. IDEP’s popularity isn’t surprising given that over 7% LSE students go into the international development sector (LSE’s 6th largest destination). What is IDEP? Undergraduates, master’s and PhD students from wide range of LSE departments can attend presentations, seminars, […]


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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.

Interview skills for jobs outside academia (PhDs and research staff)

Starts: 15 Feb 2016 12:00 PM
Finishes: 15 Feb 2016 2:00 PM
Venue: LRB R4.02
Remaining places: 27
This seminar is an introduction to interviews for non-academic jobs and will help you learn how to prepare and what to expect. Hear two recent success stories of PhD students making the transition outside academia.
For PhD students and research staff only.

How to decide on a career

Starts: 15 Feb 2016 12:00 PM
Finishes: 15 Feb 2016 2:00 PM
Venue: CLM 4.02
Remaining places: 45
​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.

How to write effective application forms

Starts: 15 Feb 2016 1:00 PM
Finishes: 15 Feb 2016 2:00 PM
Venue: CLM 2.02
Remaining places: 113
This seminar covers all aspects of completing application forms, from personal details to more in-depth questions and what employers are looking for, so that you can approach them with confidence.

Lively Minds on campus promotion: International Volunteering

Starts: 17 Feb 2016 11:00 AM
Finishes: 17 Feb 2016 2:00 PM
Venue: Reception, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, 1 Sheffield Street, London WC2A 2AP
Lively Minds staff will be on campus to talk to LSE students about our International Volunteer Scheme in Uganda and answer any questions they may have.

Making an impactful first impression

Starts: 17 Feb 2016 12:45 PM
Finishes: 17 Feb 2016 2:45 PM
Venue: NAB 2.04
Remaining places: 10
Delivered by the Head of Training and Development at Capco, this short immersive course is an opportunity for you practice making an impactful first impression in a safe environment.

"What recruiters want" - An insider's view

Starts: 17 Feb 2016 1:00 PM
Finishes: 17 Feb 2016 3:00 PM
Venue: NAB 1.04
Remaining places: 81
Delivered by Jonathan Cohen who has over 30 years in HR and recruitment for leading global companies, this interactive seminar will cover the 'do's and don'ts' of applying for roles. Building on a wealth of experience this seminar will be useful for any candidate applying for roles in corporates.

LSE mock interviews for law series - Norton Rose Fulbright: mock interviews

Starts: 17 Feb 2016 2:00 PM
Finishes: 17 Feb 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: Norton Rose Fulbright, 3 More London Riverside, London SE1 2AQ
As part of our mock interview series for law, Norton Rose Fulbright is running an afternoon of mock interviews exclusively for LSE law students at its London office.

Generate: Social enterprise case study - Lee-Ann Perkins

Starts: 17 Feb 2016 3:00 PM
Finishes: 17 Feb 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: CLM.5.02
Remaining places: 118
This event is part of Generate's social enterprise case study series, which welcomes social entrepreneurs to speak on a range of topics and share their inspiring stories. This week, we will hear from Lee-Ann Perkins about the story of The Sustainable Home Survey Company.

Making an impactful first impression

Starts: 17 Feb 2016 3:00 PM
Finishes: 17 Feb 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: NAB 2.04
Remaining places: 13
Delivered by the Head of Training and Development at Capco, this short immersive course is an opportunity for you practice making an impactful first impression in a safe environment.

How to perform well at group exercises

Starts: 17 Feb 2016 3:00 PM
Finishes: 17 Feb 2016 5:00 PM
Venue: NAB 2.06
Remaining places: 28
​This interactive seminar will introduce you to some typical group exercises and offer insights into the skills and behaviours employers are looking for.

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.

White House Internship Program - Fall 2016

Application closing date: 17 Apr 2016
Location: Washington United States of America
The President, First Lady, and staff are committed to providing young leaders from all across the nation an opportunity to develop their leadership skills and gain exposure to the public service sector through the White House Internship Program.

Associate Consultant

Application closing date: 16 Feb 2016
Location: City of London England United Kingdom
GEP is a leading strategic sourcing and supply chain management consulting firm offering consulting, technology and outsourcing services to significantly improve profit margins of our clients, who include Fortune 500 companies in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific regions.

Strategy and Risk Analyst

Application closing date: 31 Mar 2016
Location: Oxford England United Kingdom
Investment role at Oxford University Endowment Management. The firm invests over £2.4bn of long term capital and our results put us amongst the very best endowment investment strategies in the world.

Stifel 2016 Graduate Scheme

Application closing date: 11 Mar 2016
Location: City of London England United Kingdom
Intern and Analyst positions are offered in Stifel's Corporate Advisory & Broking team, which offers candidates a broad and varied range of experience. While most firms only offer exposure to M&A or ECM, we offer our Analysts a comprehensive knowledge of both.

Community Lead, Middle East and North Africa

Application closing date: 25 Feb 2016
Location: Cologny, Geneva Geneva Switzerland
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) team integrates the foremost government, civil society and business leaders from the region into the work of the World Economic Forum, which stems from a firm commitment to improving the state of the world.

Consulting Associate (Brussels - Competition Practice)

Application closing date: 29 Apr 2016
Location: Belgium
The Consulting Associate position - this is the standard entry-level position for applicants with a postgraduate qualification in economics, with up to 2 years or no relevant experience.

Training Contracts 2017-2019

Application closing date: 29 Feb 2016
Location: London, Manchester England United Kingdom
We are a specialist law firm operating across personal injury, international, human rights,
product liability, clinical negligence, employment and discrimination.

Senior Advisor of Evidence, Monitoring and Evaluation

Application closing date: 15 Feb 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
Be accountable for producing high quality evidence, monitoring & evaluation of BMGF & CIFF projects. Lead the design and implementation of strategies.

Gallery Manager

Application closing date: 7 Mar 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
Roman Road is seeking a highly motivated, organised and reliable individual to manage the operations, logistics and administration of our gallery space in London.

Events and Communications Assistant

Application closing date: 15 Feb 2016
Location: London England United Kingdom
We are looking for a hard-working and motivated person to join our busy Events and Communications team. The successful applicant will play a key role within the organisation and will have the opportunity to contribute to Demos’ activity at this year’s Party Conferences.

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