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Careers and Employability

Careers & Employability

Geographers are adaptable, analytical, creative problem solvers – and highly sought after in the workforce.

It's never too early (or too late) to start planning the next step in your Geography career. What's it like working as an environmental consultant? What opportunities are there in urban planning? Find out where your geography degree can take you at an upcoming Careers event.

Hear from hiring managers, expert speakers, and alumni of the King's Geography programme as they share insights into the career paths and opportunities that await you after graduation.

All students are welcome to attend careers sessions. There’s no need to register – just turn up on the day.

Careers Events Calendar

Research Assistant Internship –  Henry Jackson Society

Closing Date: 12 December 2017

The Henry Jackson Society offers a variety of internships aimed at politically-minded, enthusiastic, and self-motivated individuals. Our internships offer a valuable immersion into the world of international relations and are designed to foster career development.

Read more here.


Global Leadership Fellows Programme – World Economic Forum

Closing Date: 27 December 2017

As a Global Leadership Fellow at the World Economic Forum, your job will combine on-the-job training in roles that vary from knowledge creation to project management to insight generation to community curation. You will benefit from rigorous training in Systems Leadership through a customized learning programme established in partnership with leading global universities, and you will have the opportunity to work on your individual development with an experienced executive coach.

Read more here.


Counter-Violent Extremism Intern Analyst – The Stabilisation Network

Closing Date: 1 January 2018


TSN delivers high impact, innovative and creative solutions to complex problems under challenging conditions; and it does so with integrity and a commitment to professionalism and people – our staff, our donors, our partners and beneficiary communities. We are looking for capable and committed individuals to excel with us.

Read more here.


Generalist & Policy Graduate – Ofcom

Closing Date: 7 January 2018

As a Generalist at Ofcom, you will join an exceptional training programme that will provide you with unique insight to the workings of the communications industries.

Read more here.


White House Internships Programme – Office of the President of the United States of America

Closing Date: 12 January 2018

The President, First Lady, and White House staff are committed to providing young leaders an opportunity to develop their leadership skills and serve their country through the White House Internship Program. This program was developed to provide hands-on experience and cultivate meaningful skills.

Read more here.


Security Consultant – Waterstones

Closing Date: 12 January 2018

As a member of our Cyber Security team you will be working with our clients, supporting and implementing a security strategy that directly adds value to their business.

We’re looking for people who are passionate about cyber security and data privacy. If you thrive on building relationships with clients, can convey ideas and solutions to people at all levels, have a burning drive to continually learn and, most of all, can solve problems in creative ways, we’d love to hear from you.

Read more here.


History and Heritage & Interpretation Internships - Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life

Closing Date: 14 January 2018

The ISJL internship program is a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience in archival research, historical writing, public history, and digital humanities. Interns can expect a highly collaborative and energetic work environment full of new challenges.

Read more here.


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Other opportunities

Policy Idol

An exciting competition that gives you three minutes to pitch your policy ideas to an elite panel of leading figures from the worlds of politics, academia and industry. Applications are now open.

For more information visit

Developing Key Career & Employability Skills
Within your Geography curriculum

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Anna Levy | Careers Consultant

0207 848 7359 (Main office 0207 848 7134)


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