80,000 Hours is hiring: careers analyst job available


As we continue to expand our team in Oxford, we are looking for someone to join 80,000 Hours full time as a Careers Analyst. Details of all the positions we’re offering can as always be found on our recruitment page.

This is your chance to help us fulfill our mission of helping thousands of the most talented and dedicated people work on solving the world’s most pressing problems. That’s a big project, and we’re growing fast, so we’re looking for bright and ambitious people to join us. If this sounds like something you’d like to be part of, then apply to work for us!

You can read more about the position below. For more on why working at 80,000 Hours is an incredible opportunity, see Why work for 80,000 Hours?

Details of the role

As an 80,000 Hours Careers Analyst, you will play a key part in growing the organisation as we expand over the coming years. We are looking for someone to become part of our founding team, in order to:

  • Give one-on-one coaching to amazing people who want to change the world, as part of our case studies.

  • Do research into ?nding the most promising career opportunities in the world.

  • Promote our research in the international media, online and through other outreach.

  • Monitor our impact.

The role is highly flexible, and we’ll tailor it to your skills, interests and development aims. If you work for 80,000 Hours, you’ll be part of a focused team of intelligent, enthusiastic, driven colleagues. Everyone involved is passionate about their work, making the office an inspiring place to be.

For this role we are particularly interested in people with knowledge of economics, other social science, coaching and careers. Your starting salary would be between £18,000 and £40,000, depending on experience. We are looking for someone to fill this role long-term.

Sounds brilliant! What next?

For more details on this and the other roles we are recruiting for, including general attributes that we look for and why 80,000 hours is an exceptional place to work, see here. note that as well as employees, we are also always looking for interns to join us on our popular graduate volunteer scheme.

You can apply here for this and the other available positions. The deadline for applications is 28th February 2014 at 5pm GMT. If you have any questions at any stage of the process, please contact [email protected]

We look forward to some of you joining us soon!