Careers

At The Futures Company we truly believe that the success of our business depends on our employees.

We offer excellent opportunities for individuals seeking to strive and flourish in the research and consultancy industry, focusing on their professional as well as personal development. Our distinctive environment offers careers that are exciting, challenging and rewarding. We encourage our people to learn, experiment and grow - for both their own personal benefit and the company’s.

From London to New York, from Chapel Hill to Buenos Aires and Mexico City, and now Singapore, The Futures Company employees throughout the world are inspired by our clients to do their best work. We share a common ambition to be the best and we cultivate and cross-pollinate teams that work across borders, cultures and specialties. We actively seek out professionals who believe in our vision and share our values of curiosity, imagination, intelligence and rigor.

We create a stimulating, positive and fun environment in which to work where employees have the freedom to drive and shape their careers.  In addition, we grow our people by practicing a supportive management philosophy. You will work alongside our senior leadership teams who help you define your career path and gain the most from working with the best clients and talent in the industry. As an individual, you also have a designated Development Manager who will inspire, encourage and support your personal and professional development.

We regularly participate in the WPP Fellowship program, aimed at developing high-quality management talent through three one-year rotations across the business. We also offer staff opportunities for international exchange to other offices of The Futures Company.

We aim to be an ‘employer of choice’ and our ethos, culture and corporate values form the cornerstone of our company.

We always want to hear from the best and brightest within the industry. If you’re interested in becoming a part of The Futures Company (or joining our network of freelancers) and have a strong CV, email us. Please contact  Liz Walkling in our UK office.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and invite job applications from all qualified and eligible individuals irrespective of race, age, gender, religion, marital status, disability or sexual orientation.

A National Best and Brightest Company to work for

NationalBBlogowin14_RGBAt The Futures Company North America, we are proud of our unique culture and employee-defined values:

We are Driven by Excellence, give each other and clients 360-Degree Respect. We are Defined by Boldness and Fueled by Passion … while remaining Endlessly Curious and uniformly Fun Fanatics.

And we are even more proud when we receive external validation of just how unique and special our culture is. We are pleased to announce The Futures Company North America has been recognized as one of the Nation's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ for 2014. This award identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment. Organizations are assessed based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more.

The Sunday Times Best Company to work for

We’re proud to say that our London office has made The Sunday Times Best Small Companies to work for list at our first attempt. The Futures Company is the top-ranking research consultancy in the small companies category to have achieved a listing, achieving 56th place out of the top 100  companies  recognised as great places to work in the UK. The accolade acknowledges “that senior employees truly live the values of the firm”, that people say “their jobs are good for growth” and the company “clearly values new ideas from employees”. We received top rankings for the My Manager, Personal Growth and Fair Deal categories. This is truly a testament to the talented collection of people, special energy and morale we have at The Futures Company.