SOAS University of London

Department of Economics

Economics Employability and Career Development Workshop

David Gilchrist (Career Consultant)

Date: 18 February 2020Time: 1:00 PM

Finishes: 18 February 2020Time: 3:00 PM

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House) Room: Careers Office Seminar Room

Type of Event: Workshop

Are you looking for a summer internship or to improve your career prospects after graduation? David Gilchrist (Career Consultant) will deliver an exclusive Employability and Career Development Workshop for Economics Students on Tuesday 18th February. The workshop will cover:

  • Part 1: insights into uncovering the hidden student and graduate job market for Economics students
  • Part 2: how to reveal your personal transferable skills and communicate them powerfully to employers
  • Additional takeaways - what's on offer from SOAS Careers; activities, information, support and how to access them

David Gilchrist has over 10 years experience as careers consultant/adviser within UK universities with particular focus on enhancing employability of graduates. He has previously worked in recruitment from the assessing of applications through to facilitation of and assessing at assessment centres. He hence brings a unique perspective on what employers are looking for.

No registration required, but please come early as places are restricted.

Organiser: Sophie Van Huellen

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Contact Tel: 020 7898 4543