2018: WE'RE RECRUITING!

For the upcoming 2018 Summit (expected to take place in March 2018), we invite applications from LSE undergraduate and postgraduate students. Please see brief descriptions of the positions available below. For more information about the Summit, please see the About section on this website.

Interested candidates are asked to send a CV and a short cover letter outlining your suitability both for the Summit and for the role, to africasummit@lse.ac.uk by 21 September 2017.

Please note that all applicants must be enrolled and registered as a student of the LSE

co-directors business conference (3)

 

Co-director research conference

Head of finance

head of sponsorship & fundraising

head of logistics

head of media & comms

head of speakers coordinators

Speaker coordinators business conference

speaker coordinators research conference

logistics coordinators

social media coordinators

PR/marketing coordinators

Manages the Business Conference team and oversees the overall development of the conference. We are looking for a general Business Conference Co-director; a Finance Business Conference Co-Director; and a Speakers Coordinator Business Co-Director. Full descriptions can be found here (general); here (finance); here (speakers). (Open to graduate students only)

Manages the research conference team and oversees the overall development of the conference. Full description here. (Open to graduate students only)

 

Manage the budget and finance for the conference. Work closely with the Co-directors to prepare budgets and forecasts. Full description here.

Lead on the development of compelling partnerships and sponsorship proposals. Full description here.

 

Manages the overall logistics for the Africa Summit and associated events. Full description here.

 

Manages the overall media and external communication needs for the Summit. Full description here.

Manages the speakers invitations,keynote addresses, call and selection of research papers, panelists, and moderators. Full description here.

 

Communicates with and manages all invited speakers for the conference. Full description here.

 

Communicates with and manages all invited speakers for the conference. Full description here.

 

 

Liaison between all teams to ensure logistical needs are met (e.g. flights and bookings). Full description here.

Works closely with Head of Media to deliver content to our social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn). Full description here.

Works closely with Head of Media on general publicity for the Summit, including arranging media partnerships with relevant organisations. Full description here.

 

deadline: 21 September