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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

We are seeking a strong, self-starter to join our busy Events Marketing department. The right candidate will demonstrate an unbridled passion for marketing and creativity as well as the ability to write strong and engaging copy. Someone who is able to work under pressure, is focused on delivering great results, makes things happen with ease and is able to multi task with their eyes closed. You will lead on the commercial events marketing strategy as well as support the team in delivering the marketing strategy and tactical execution of campaigns for the broad portfolio of B2B events. This role will suit someone who has a high level of written English and has previously worked in an event marketing role. You should be a confident individual able to work an
5 May
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Global Workshop Director to oversee and manage all aspects of our organization's global events and conferences. As the Global Workshop Director, you will be responsible for strategic planning, execution, and evaluation of events on an international scale. This role requires exceptional leadership, organizational, and communication skills, as well as a deep understanding of event management and the ability to navigate diverse cultural contexts.
2 June
Working closely with other members of the consultancy team, you will play a key role in supporting the delivery of the consultancy team’s work. This would include, but not be limited to, conducting quantitative data analysis and drawing insights from data to tell a story; creating visual outputs (both reports and PowerPoints slides); helping to design, conduct and analyse quantitative and qualitative research that we conduct with students, academics, corporates or government bodies. There would be room for progression in the role, with opportunities in time to become more client facing if you would wish to.
13 June
At Times Higher Education, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences. We are looking for an experienced Product Designer (UX/UI) to join our Product Design team. You will have a passion for solving complex problems and crafting engaging, simple solutions. By constantly focusing on the user and helping champion a user-centred design culture, you’ll create products that are not only amazing to look at, but also intuitive and useful to millions of people we serve around the world.
14 June
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced education events professional (or a higher education journalist/external communications specialist looking for a career change) to join the Times Higher Education to lead the content for THE events. THE events series facilitate discussions for university stakeholders on the latest issues and challenges facing the HE sector, as well as offering practical support for the teams responsible for university management marketing/communications, estates, student recruitment and those shaping teaching and learning strategies. Public intellectuals, media figures, university leaders, government representatives, policy-makers and commentators, and experienced administrators are all typical speakers at events held across THE events globally.
23 June
THE are looking for a full time Product Owner to own the methodology and delivery of the Interdisciplinary Science Research, Reputation and China Subject Ratings and potential associated products
5 July
THE is looking for a proactive Data Operations Manager with a professional manner to manage a large team of data editors and contractors. You will have access to technical and operational expertise to assist you in delivering this. The successful applicant will have the aptitude, attitude, and gravitas to make this role their own.
2 August
THE are looking for a full time Data Scientist who wants to roll their sleeves up and help create analytic solutions. You will be responsible for helping to produce a selection of our rankings and products, assisting with methodology and providing detailed analysis to support internal and external customers. You will be an advisor on related data analytics matters across the company, so the ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders across the business is paramount. While primarily working with colleagues in the UK, this also involves some working across time-zones, different cultures and companies.
7 August
Reporting to the SEO manager, the technical & content SEO analyst will be an integral part in delivering data-driven insights from a range of SEO datasets to support SEO goals. We are looking for someone with a passion for technical SEO with experience delivering data-driven SEO insights and reports that reveal content and ranking opportunities, are aligned to ROI, and that measure the impact of SEO strategies to cross-department stakeholders. Your technical and content data-driven insights and analysis help Improve processes, increase efficiency and improve overall productivity across teams. The Company
9 August
The focus of THE’s commercial team is to understand our institutional partners and their strategic goals, whether they refer to performance in global rankings, development of their research portfolio & partnerships, growth in international recognition, student & academic mobility or anything in between. The team then look at how THE's data, communities and experience can support our partners in achieving these goals. With team members based in the UK, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, the US and Canada, you will be joining a truly global team who work with hundreds of institutions with distinct and varied challenges.
30 August
This role is responsible for leading THE validation processes for the data we collect. The main source of our data is universities themselves, and this collection involves active engagement with data providers from the universities. The applicant will need to be familiar with statistical methods for ensuring data quality and compliance to requirements and definitions, and able to design and implement processes for both manual and automated data validation. This role will also need to track issue resolution, however it won’t be responsible for getting issues resolved. This is a hands-on role, requiring in-depth engagement with our data as well as a strong ability to abstract processes.
18 September