Forward Institute

Forward Institute

Careers at Forward Institute

​We have a bold mission: to make responsible leadership the only leadership. We help leaders and some of the world’s most influential organisations become more sustainable, equitable, purposeful and responsible. We work in three ways:​

We run world-class leadership programmes – building a movement of hundreds of senior leaders committed to mobilising their organisations to tackle the most important challenges faced by society.​

We partner with major organisations to help them place purpose and responsibility at the heart of their culture, leadership and decision making. ​

We conduct research to advance understanding of responsible leadership, share our learning with others and help shape the wider system.​

​ The pandemic, profound inequalities in society, climate change and the growing sense of a divided world all feed an increasing sense of urgency for us to accelerate our work. We have some big goals, so we’re growing our team to keep pace with the scale of our aspirations.​

We’re searching for passionate, curious and naturally inclusive individuals who believe in our mission, and are eager to grow and help us develop new areas of our work. Our talented team bring experience from working with multinational companies, agencies and consultancies, large public sector bodies, NGOs, and social enterprises. ​

Behind the scenes

Team makeup

  • 26
    Employees
  • 69
    % Female

Benefits

  • Flexible Working

    Whether your child's ill, you're waiting for a package, or you have some deep-focussed work to do, we all work from home (or café) from time to time. We encourage everyone to work from home when you need to.

  • Holiday

    Generous Holiday allowance of 30 days

  • Health insurance

    Private health insurance, and paid sick leave (for both your physical and mental health).

  • Maternity, paternity and adoption leave

    Well-paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave,

  • Pensions

    Pensions, with a 5% employer contribution.

  • Learning and training

    A general allowance towards books, training courses and conferences that help you learn and grow in your role here.