Opening Doors: Virtual Careers Fair 2022

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Friday 4th of March 2022, virtual event

Are you an undergrad, graduate or young professional interested in kickstarting your career in International Development? Do you wish to pursue a career in policy, advocacy, campaigning, research and more?

The Advocacy Team are proud to launch ‘Opening Doors’ a bespoke Virtual Careers Fair, created to support young people who come from backgrounds that are under-represented in the international development sector.

Opening Doors will provide students and young jobseekers with an interactive online platform to network with top employers, learn about incoming job opportunities and develop skills to excel at each stage of a job application. Sector leaders will host masterclasses on CV writing, Personal Branding and Navigating the Job Market to help you stand out from other applicants.

Organisations such as RESULTS UK, BOND and Save the Children will be presenting to give you an insight into their work, employment opportunities and more through our virtual Employee Booth.

Finally, expect to engage with industry experts from dynamic career paths, through a live conversation with panellists and learn about industry insights and current affairs.

If you are interested in joining us on Friday 4th March to expand your professional networks and learn from industry experts, sign up here! :

This bespoke virtual careers fair is designed to support recent graduates and young professionals from underrepresented backgrounds, making that first crucial leap into paid career opportunities in the development sector. Our events team have planned a variety of interactive sessions from panel discussions, to CV workshops as well as virtual networking activities that aim to help people to develop the knowledge, skills and networks that will enable them to compete on a more equal playing field for entry-level opportunities in development organisations.

The first 20 sign-ups are guaranteed a 1-1 CV and Cover Letter coaching session from our expert recruiters!

Opening Doors Virtual Careers Fair 2022