PR Executive

London, England, United Kingdom


Department: Communications

Reporting to: Head of Communications

Type of Contract: Permanent

Working Pattern: Full Time

Experience Level: Account Assistant - Senior Account Executive

Location: London, Camden. This is not a remote position and you must have the right to work in the UK.

FutureLearn is transforming access to education and is one of the world’s largest social learning platforms.

Based in London’s Camden Town, we offer online courses, programs and degrees run by over 100 leading universities from around the world including UCL, University of California Berkeley, University of Edinburgh, University of Melbourne, King’s College London, Purdue University and University of Groningen. We also work offer online courses from specialist education providers including CIPD, UNESCO and the Raspberry PI foundation.

Our vision is a global community, where everyone learns together and enjoys access to the education they need to transform their lives. Our award-winning platform helps by provoking conversation around the course material, so that learners and educators learn as much from each other as from the material itself.

Since our launch in September 2013, we’ve run hundreds of courses that have attracted over 7.5 million learners from all over the world and we've seen over 19 million enrolments on our open online courses and are now working with our partners to pioneer a more modular and accessible approach to studying full degrees.

We are continuing our expansion as we make this journey from offering short online courses, through micro credentials to full online degrees and working with employers and governments to reduce skills gaps. The pace of this change is reflected in extremely rapid growth of our revenues.

We’ve got a great opportunity for the right person to join the communications team at FutureLearn to raise awareness of our EdTech start-up and protect its reputation.

Do you love to write, always knows what’s going on in the news? Are you organized and passionate about getting things done? If so, we’d love to hear from you.

This is a coveted in-house PR role where you’ll work with a highly experienced, ex-agency and in-house communications expert. Whether you’re currently at an agency and want to move in-house, or you’ve already got some in-house experience, if you’re an ambitious PR professional who’s looking for a great in-house opportunity, we definitely want to hear from you.





To apply, please send us your CV and a one page cover letter, stating your salary expectations.


Please contact [email protected], if you require any reasonable adjustments or alterations to be made, to support you through the recruitment process.


We value diversity at FutureLearn, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, neurodiversity, marital or disability status.

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