New opportunity: Events Intern

A fantastic opportunity to join the Social Market Foundation - Britain's leading cross-party think tank - in a role supporting our events team. Applications close 9am on Friday 24 June 2022.

We are currently recruiting for an Events Intern to start as soon as possible. This is a full-time, paid position, which will last six months.

The SMF events internship is designed to provide successful candidates with experience in event planning and organisation in a public policy environment.

During your internship, you will be an integral member of the events and communications team, contributing to the development and smooth running SMF events which range from public panel discussions to expert roundtables, and take place online and in-person. You will also contribute to the planning for our events at the Liberal Democrat, Labour and Conservative Party Conferences in the autumn. Our current events projects span topics including consumer markets, economic growth and productivity, education, skills and social mobility, and energy and the environment.

How to apply

  • Download the job description here.
  • Applications should be sent to opportunities@smf.co.uk with the header “SMF Events Internship”. Please carefully read the application process outlined in the job description.
  • Applicants are also asked to complete and return a diversity monitoring form with their applications. This is optional and can be downloaded here.


The deadline for applications is 9am on Friday 24 June 2022. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an initial interview at the SMF office during the w/c 27 June or 4 July.

The SMF is an equal opportunities employer and all our jobs are open to anyone, regardless of sex, sexual orientation, race, age, disability, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership, or pregnancy and maternity.

We particularly encourage applications from people whose backgrounds are poorly represented in Westminster-based institutions and employers. 


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