Working For Us

The Knowledge Partnership comprises a small, friendly team of professionals spread across two offices in the UK in Leeds and Cambridge supported by a network of offices around the world in Canada, Australia, Singapore and Malaysia.

We are currently recruiting for two vacancies:

Marketing Executive (Central Cambridge)

Graduate Insight Analyst (Leeds City Centre)


Marketing Executive (Central Cambridge)

Responsibilities include assisting with events, production of marketing materials database/mailing list management, website management and administration for a higher education consultancy.

Salary: from £21,000 - £24,000

Hours of Work: 37.5 hrs per week (option for flexible hours)

Holidays: 20 days per year plus 8 bank holidays

Location: Cambridge

Job description

Reporting to our Events Manager, you will be working with staff both in the small Cambridge team and other offices.

Duties will include providing support for events such as conferences, training academies and seminars, for The Knowledge Partnership and our World 100 Reputation Network. (

You will also be responsible for maintaining our company contacts database.

You will also assist with the creation and distribution of marketing materials for email, digital channels and print, as well as keeping the World 100 website up to date.

Role responsibilities

  • Assist with marketing and running events
  • Create and distribute company marketing materials (online and print)
  • Update and maintain World 100 Network website
  • Manage and maintain our company database
  • Office administration/assisting company director


  • As a minimum, A-levels/BTEC Diploma and experience
  • Desirable - Degree

Essential Skills/Experience

  • Intermediate level proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • Good copywriting
  • Excellent organisational skills

Desirable Skills/Experience

  • Event management and marketing experience
  • Knowledge of or experience in the Higher Education sector
  • Experience of database/mailing list management
  • Experience of WordPress
  • Eye for good design
  • Digital and social media marketing skills

There will be a six month probationary period (company-wide policy).

Closing Date for Applications: Wednesday 31st May 2017

Telephone Interview: Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th June 2017

To access the online application form please click here



Graduate Insight Analyst (Leeds City Centre)

Become a Professional Market Researcher and take on responsibility quickly within a small friendly company.

Starting Salary: £19,000 per annum or internship with aim of offering full-time job on completion

Hours of Work: 37.5 hrs per week

Start Date: July 2017

Location: Leeds City Centre

Job Code: 2017051


We are a niche consultancy specialising in marketing, communication and strategy development for the university sector. Our Leeds office comprises a team of graduate researchers supported by a management team of experienced consultants, based in a unique city centre location.

The ideal candidate for this role will have excellent attention to detail, be confident and numerate. You will possess first-class persuasive communication skills, including written and spoken English.

You should be happy to work as part of a team, but be able to take responsibility for time managing your own work, and being responsible for its accuracy. You should have a strong interest in a commercial career in market research and data analysis plus an interest in the business of higher education.

You will be expected to develop your role and increase your knowledge of market research and analysis so you can manage client projects directly and present the results of your work in face-to-face client meetings. 

We offer a two-year training programme for all our new graduates which includes both mentoring by experienced team members and external training support.


The role will involve but is not limited to:

  • Delivering the research components of large consultancy projects
  • Working closely with universities to help produce customised reports
  • Presentations of data analysis relating to student/graduate trends
  • Online market research survey design and analysis
  • Interrogation of university websites to extract key information


The job description and associated information are available to download below.

To access the online application form please click here


Having read the information if you have any questions please call Janet Latham on 0113 2430597 or email Janet at

Closing date: Wednesday 31st May 2017

Anticipated first interview date: 7th & 9th June (by telephone)

Second interview date: 14th & 16th June in Leeds

If you are unavailable on these dates, please advise us and we will try to offer alternative dates. 

Other Vacancies

When filling positions in the UK and in addition to meeting a particular skill set, we look for team players who have a demonstrable interest in issues related to higher education.

Job roles span consultancy positions for professionals with significant experience in the HE sector to market research professionals, events specialists, graduate market researchers, internship positions, administrators, professional marketing and data analysis roles, some of which are undertaken on a part-time, temporary or flexible working basis.

Current job vacancies are always advertised on this page with vacancies also being advertised on specialist websites such as Times Higher Education, depending on the nature of the role.

Job vacancies are only advertised when we are actively recruiting and we do not accept speculative applications. Please note that we only advertise UK based vacancies on this website. For other vacancies please visit our sister websites for the relevant country.

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