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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.

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Need to write your CV or got an interview coming up? We’ve launched two online video guides to job searching. Designed to give you short and snappy essentials at your finger tips, they focus on how to write an effective CV and how to prepare for an interview. In less than two minutes, get the key concepts of making your […]


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

LSE Careers is once again collaborating with Imperial College London and The University of Cambridge 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 […]


Five ways to get work experience this summer

It’s not too late to get some valuable work experience this summer and contrary to popular belief it doesn’t have to be in the form of an internship. Here are five options to think about: 1. Find a holiday job There are plenty of organisations that require staff for the summer period – positions range from teaching English overseas, working […]


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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.

Frontline diversity insight days

Starts: 5 Apr 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 21 Jun 2017 4:30 PM
If you’re passionate about making a difference to society and interested in developing your leadership skills, then we strongly encourage you to apply to attend Frontline's diversity insight day.

Frontline undergraduate taster days

Starts: 13 Apr 2017 10:00 AM
Finishes: 22 Jun 2017 4:30 PM
Come along to Frontline's undergraduate taster day to find out more about a career in child protection social work. You will spend the day taking part in interactive workshops but also get the opportunity to receive support from our dedicated recruitment team.

The Honourable Society of Grays Inn mixed messes dinners

Starts: 9 May 2017 6:00 PM
Finishes: 14 Nov 2017 9:00 PM
The Honourable Society of Grays Inn Mixed Messes dinners are hosted by the Treasurer, Baroness Hale, Deputy President of the Supreme Court. This includes a drinks reception, hearing a talk from an eminent member of Gray’s Inn and enjoying a 3 course dinner in Gray’s Inn Hall.

Generate - Redefining our global economy: An introduction to Blockchain - *postponed to end of June*

Starts: 30 May 2017 12:00 PM
Finishes: 30 May 2017 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 39
This workshop delivered by PwC will explore the transformative innovation that is blockchain and its potential in today’s society.

One-off volunteering: Family learning volunteer

Starts: 31 May 2017
Finishes: 1 Jun 2017 11:59 PM
As part of a team of volunteers you will work with children and families to assist in the delivery of theFamily Activities for ‘The things you never knew about Victoria and Albert' for May Half term. You will provide a welcoming atmosphere, information and assistance to the Museum's visitors.

Rare Recruitment banking development programme with Deutsche Bank

Starts: 31 May 2017 9:00 AM
Finishes: 31 May 2017 5:00 PM
High Yield is an exclusive training programme, sponsored by Deutsche Bank and run by Rare, for brilliant students who are interested in financial services. The programme is open to students from any discipline, who are in their first year (or second year on a four year course) at any university.

Generate: ‘The death of distance? How entrepreneurs leverage innovation ecosystems’

Starts: 31 May 2017 6:30 PM
Finishes: 31 May 2017 8:00 PM
A panel debate that will consider the motion that in the new era of innovation, it is the location in and connectedness to ecosystems of science, creative industries and technology that matter most

Generate: Women in Wellness lunchtime session

Starts: 2 Jun 2017 12:00 PM
Finishes: 2 Jun 2017 2:00 PM
Remaining places: 34
This Women in Wellness lunchtime session will bring together female entrepreneurs who shape the way we engage with food and fitness.

One-off volunteering: Volunteer fair enabler

Starts: 6 Jun 2017 4:00 PM
Finishes: 6 Jun 2017 7:00 PM
Can you help at this year's Volunteer Fair? Sign up as a volunteer fair enabler to help make the event a success!

Generate: How to get a career in programming – without a programming degree!

Starts: 7 Jun 2017 2:00 PM
Finishes: 7 Jun 2017 5:00 PM
Remaining places: 18
The innovation consultancy Deloitte Digital will deliver an interactive presentation to help you work out if programming is a suitable career for you.

Breakfast: Employers recruiting PhD students and researchers

Starts: 9 Jun 2017 8:30 AM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2017 10:00 AM
Remaining places: 30
LSE PhD alumni work in a wide range of sectors outside academia and find career success all over the world. With this in mind, LSE Careers is hosting a breakfast event to showcase some of the corporate opportunities available in quant and consultancy to current PhD students and recent graduates.

Generate:LSE Entrepreneur and Social Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2017 competition

Starts: 9 Jun 2017 9:00 AM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2017 6:00 PM
Remaining places: 220
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 our entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs pitch. This event is followed by Generate's summer party.

Generate: Summer party and awards reception

Starts: 9 Jun 2017 6:30 PM
Finishes: 9 Jun 2017 9:00 PM
Remaining places: 100
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.

One-off volunteering: bucket collection Breast Cancer Care

Starts: 11 Jun 2017 11:00 AM
Finishes: 11 Jun 2017 5:00 PM
Join our biggest bucket collection ever at Trafalgar Square. Breast Cancer Care is looking for volunteers to bucket for one hour anytime between 11-5pm on Sunday 11 June in and around Trafalgar Square as part of the Pink Ribbontour.

Generate: How to hack crowdfunding - step by step

Starts: 12 Jun 2017 6:30 PM
Finishes: 12 Jun 2017 8:00 PM
​Do you have a great idea but need capital to make it happen? Have you struggled to get funding for your idea? Or wary about giving away too much equity in your business? Then crowdfunding might just be the right path for you.

Inspiring Women in Technology

Starts: 13 Jun 2017 6:00 PM
Finishes: 13 Jun 2017 8:30 PM
Outsource UK are holding a Women in Technology event in London and are keen to invite female Students and Graduates who are looking at a career in Technology.

Winners Dream: A journey from corner store to corner office

Starts: 14 Jun 2017 10:30 AM
Finishes: 14 Jun 2017 12:00 PM
A one-off lecture by successful global entrepreneur and currently one of the most popular men in business, Bill McDermott, chief executive officer of SAP, the world’s business software market leader.

Dinner with Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Starts: 14 Jun 2017 7:00 PM
Finishes: 14 Jun 2017 9:30 PM
Do you want to learn more about life at an international law firm? Would you like the chance to ask LSE alumni what it takes to pursue a career in law? Then we would like to give you the opportunity to attend a dinner with Herbert Smith Freehills representatives.

SLaM Graduate Psychology Conference

Starts: 15 Jun 2017 9:30 AM
Finishes: 15 Jun 2017 5:30 PM
Are you a final year undergraduate or a graduate interested in a Psychology or Psychotherapy career?

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.

Projects Officer

19 Jun 2017
Cambridge East of England United Kingdom
As Projects Officer for the rare disease charity Findacure, you will be responsible for the management of a number of patient empowerment, communication, and scientific projects. This will include collaborative work in project design, budgeting, stakeholder engagement, and evaluation.

Volunteering Recruitment Officer

30 Jun 2017
London, Peterborough United Kingdom
You’ll help design exciting and attractive volunteer opportunities, and implement innovative, cutting edge approaches to volunteer recruitment which identify skilled, committed and engaged people who can make positive contributions to our charity.

Research and Policy Officer

21 Jun 2017
London United Kingdom
Reporting to the Head of Policy and Communications, the core of the role will be evidence gathering, data mining, developing ideas and policy positions and writing powerful written reports, presentations, briefings and consultation responses for different audiences.

Research Associate - Just Security 2020 Program

15 Jun 2017
Washington D.C. United States of America
We are pleased to post this announcement for a new Research Associate position in the Just Security 2020 Program at the Stimson Center here in Washington, D.C.

Internship opportunity (EU Government Affairs team)

8 Jul 2017
Brussels Belgium
We are currently looking for interns to support the EU Government Affairs team in Brussels for a period of six months starting in September 2017. The internships will be paid and you will be working with our policy advisers on the following fields:
- Energy & Climate
- Funding & Investment

Paul Chinnery Legal Internship Summer 2017

9 Jun 2017
News UK, 1 London Bridge Street London SE1 9GF United Kingdom
News UK is delighted to announce that it will be running the Paul Chinnery Legal Internship for a third summer. As part of our commitment to supporting local universities, The London School of Economics and Political Science has, along with other universities, been selected to take part this year.

Corporate Law Programme Co-ordinator

2 Jun 2017
London United Kingdom

• Job Title: Corporate Law Programme Co-ordinator
• Role Type: Permanent Entry-Level Graduate Programme
• Team: Corporate Law Programme
• Location: London
• Reports to: Corporate Law Programme Manager
• Hours: Full time
• Salary: Competitive

Data Science Consultant

31 Jul 2017
London Greater London United Kingdom
Our consultants have the opportunity to develop personally and professionally integrating in teams in projects relating to Strategy, Sales and Marketing Management, Risk Management and Control, Management and Financial Information, Organisation and Processes, Applied technology.

Graduate Scheme - Management Trainee

23 Jun 2017
Kentish Town, London Greater London United Kingdom
With a £25,000 starting salary, we’re offering management trainee positions to new graduates. As a structured role with fantastic training and progression opportunities, this is a great chance for graduates to step straight into management!

Assistant Manager, Marketing

9 Jun 2017
New Delhi India
Invest India, the official investment promotion agency under the Government of India, is looking to hire 2 new assistant managers in Marketing. These individuals should have minimum 2 years experience, be flexible and enthusiastic to take on leadership roles.

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