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Whether you're an experienced headhunter, or a recent graduate, we are always interested to hear from people who would like to become part of our team.

Amongst other things, we believe we offer our colleagues a friendly, fast-paced commercial environment, with great opportunities for personal development and advancement. Our London office is based in Zone 1, and our New York office is based in midtown Manhattan, but we are happy to consider people who have a need to work flexibly. If you'd like to read about the experiences past colleagues have had working at Society, please visit our profile on Glassdoor

Our expectation is that all of colleagues should be tenacious, intellectually curious, and excited to work for a diverse and global set of socially-minded clients. We tend to look for motivated individuals with excellent communication skills, who are keen to play an active part in our continued growth. For more information on joining our team, please read the brief role profiles below, or email recruitment@society-search.com.

Senior Researcher - Higher Education Team

Location:   London
Appplications close:   18 Jul 2019

We are currently looking for a Senior Researcher to join our growing team. Focusing specifically on appointments in the Higher Education sector, you will work with both public and private universities and colleges across the globe. 

Society’s researchers are the engine room of our business.  As a key member of Society’s Research Team, you will be responsible for identifying, contacting and engaging with talented and impressive senior people around the world. The role also involves a significant element of project management, including overseeing the preparation of key client reports and supporting the consulting team with client relationship management, proposal writing, interviewing and business development. 

Bringing relevant experience gained within a recruitment or executive search firm, we want to hear from driven, articulate and intelligent people, with integrity, quick wits, excellent attention to detail and investigative minds. Knowledge of the Higher Education sector is not a prerequisite but the ability to display a genuine interest in this sector and in Society’s areas of expertise is important.

Further information on the role and how to apply can be found here.

Researcher – Higher Education Team

Location:   London
Appplications close:   18 Jul 2019

We are currently looking for a new Researcher to join our growing team. Focusing specifically on appointments in the Higher Education sector, you will work with both public and private universities and colleges across the globe.

As a member of Society’s Research Team, you will be responsible for identifying, contacting and engaging with talented and impressive senior people around the world. We will train you to carry out comprehensive and creative desk-based research in order to identify potentially suitable candidates. You will get to speak to these exciting people and secure their interest in market leading positions. As you develop more experience, you will begin to take personal responsibility for the trickiest and most high-profile assignments. 

Prior recruitment experience is not a requirement but a genuine interest in Higher Education and Society’s areas of expertise is important.

Further information on the role and how to apply can be found here.