Join our team of Digital Ambassadors

Want a job while you study? Love being creative and want to learn new skills? Apply to become a SOAS Digital Ambassador. 

We are recruiting students – undergraduate and postgraduate – to join the team. The SOAS Digital Ambassador scheme is a chance for you to showcase your creativity, gain work experience, explore what interests you have and share what being a SOAS student means to you. We have roles in video, social media, writing, photography and more.

Create the content you would want to see and show the best of SOAS to the world.

Benefits of the role

  • Your content will reach people across the globe, and take an active role in defining and communicating what SOAS is about
  • Connect with the SOAS community of students and alumni, academics, journalists, musicians, politicians, NGOs, and policymakers
  • Gain access to high-profile events at SOAS
  • You will have the opportunity to attend monthly sessions to meet other ambassadors, discuss ideas and learn new skills
  • Meet people across campus and beyond, and develop your networking skills
  • Get valuable work experience that will help make your CV stand out
  • Develop a range of digital and transferable skills including communication, organisation and time management skills, confidence, and the ability to multitask
  • Gain professional references for future employment

Pay and working hours

Pay is £11.01 per hour. Successful applicants will be contracted for up to 10 hours per month and the working hours are flexible.


Haruna Kono Portrait Shot

Alongside this full-time MA, I also applied for the role of SOAS Digital Ambassador. Of course, this was the best decision I have ever made in my university life!

— Haruna Kono, Digital Ambassador 2021-22