Graduate Internship: Podcast Assistant

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Middle East Centre


Graduate Internship: Podcast Assistant


Salary is competitive and not less than £28,240 pa inclusive of London allowance (pro rata)


This is a full time, fixed term appointment for 3 months


This position is open to LSE graduates within the past 24 months, both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Applications from current students will not be considered.

All applicants must have the right to work in the UK for the entirety of the contract


The LSE Middle East Centre is seeking a creative, motivated and highly organised graduate to support the production of a third season of our Instant Coffee podcast. Instant Coffee features 20-minute conversations with activists, artists, journalists and more from the region.


The main duties of the role will be to carry out research on the set theme for the third season, and assist with the structure, planning, co-ordination and dissemination of each episode.


Candidates should have strong research and writing skills as well as a demonstrable interest in the Middle East and North Africa and MENA Studies. Arabic language proficiency and experience in audio production are desirable but not essential.


We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave, hybrid working, and excellent training and development opportunities.


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


To apply for this post, please go to 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 Nadine Almanasfi at  


The closing date for receipt of applications is 09 March 2023 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.