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THE is the trusted global data partner for higher education. With five decades of expertise in the sector, 30 million unique website users in 2020 and more institutions participating in our flagship university rankings than any other major provider, we draw on millions of individual data points to offer deeper and richer insight into global university performance than anyone else. From powerful data-driven insights and strategic consultancy support to agenda-setting events and hiring solutions, our products and services enable everyone in higher education to make smarter, more informed decisions.


Our Mission

To help universities understand their market position against their mission. To help students find and access the university best suited to their abilities and aspirations. In doing so, to help higher education deliver transformational teaching, research and innovation.


You do You

You do You.. With colleagues located around the world, we know that our individuality and diversity of experiences are our greatest strengths. That’s why we want THE to be a place where you are welcome to be who you want to be at work; where you can share whatever part of your life or self-identity you want, without obligation or facing discrimination; and where all abilities and perspectives are recognised and accommodated.

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Current vacancies

THE is looking for a proactive Data Editor with a professional manner to support the lead analysts across a number of projects.
2 November
We are seeking a journalist with at least two years’ experience writing for a respected news outlet, who can demonstrate a strong track record in writing news stories and in-depth interviews. They will have experience in data journalism and be able to find angles in spreadsheets and turn them into news stories and longer analysis pieces. They’ll also be comfortable interviewing senior university leaders be adept at representing THE among university staff and the wider higher education community. Prior experience covering education or research would be an advantage but is not essential.
16 November
Are you a passionate and driven Product Manager, who can help us build and deliver our data and analytics products? Do you enjoy working as part of a cross-functional team to deliver best in class user experiences and solutions, that create real value for customers? This is a pivotal role for us; we need your skills and experience to realise the product vision, strategy and roadmap for a revenue generating data platform, which provides insights for universities globally. We are based in London and our team works in a hybrid style between home and office. We work in cross-functional squads and the product team is split into data and digital product areas.
16 November
You will be working closely with cross-functional teams to provide UX/UI expertise and new perspectives specifically for our student users, as well as higher education professionals worldwide. You should apply exceptional User Experience and User Interface design skills, user-centred design principals, as well as agile product development process. You also need to be highly self-sufficient in seeking opportunities for innovation. You have a persistence for consistency, colour, typography, accessibility and a sensitive eye for subtle yet elegant details. You also have extended experience in working with analytics. Generate insights that shape how product teams think about medium and long-term product strategy.
22 November