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Graduate Internship: CEP Public Affairs and Communications Assistant

This is a fixed term appointment for 1 year

We are looking for a lively and engaged intern to join our friendly professional team at the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), one of Europe's leading economic research centres.

The Centre for Economic Performance carries out policy-focused research, with the aim of improving economic performance to create a fair, inclusive and sustainable society.

The intern will play an integral role in helping to promote the work of staff to the wider world, assisting with all aspects of the department's communications and events activities, including social media, website, newsletters, publications, public lectures and media relations. The postholder will have a particular focus on equality, diversity and inclusion initiatives.

Candidates should have excellent communication skills, experience of having participated in and contributed to a team, examples of having organised their own work to meet deadlines, and excellent attention to detail and accuracy.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the "contact us" links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email

The closing date for receipt of applications is 13 May 2022 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Applicants must have graduated from LSE within the last 24 months and be available to start fulltime by Summer 2022.

Apply here

CEP Summer Internship Programme

Applications for 2022 are now closed.

The CEP has a small number of vacancies for Summer Internships from May to October open to Economics graduates and postgraduates. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience of research in practice and can lead on to longer Occasional Research Assistantships with the Centre.

Download further information and an application form, available as a PDF file or word document.

Please return your completed application form to Linda Cleavely, email, with the subject line 'ORA your surname' (e.g. ORA Smith), before the deadline on Monday 25 April.