Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

– Fluent in Russian with possibly another Eastern European language

Organisation: UK NARIC

Location: Cheltenham

Starting Salary: £22k

Hours: 8.30am–5.00pm or 9.00am–5.30pm Monday to Friday

UK NARIC is the UK national agency for information and expert advice on international qualifications and skills. The work is interesting and the atmosphere is enthusiastic, collegiate, and supportive. There are opportunities to develop specialisms and to lead research and training for countries and regions.

Job Role:

Are you:

  • A graduate from a UK University with research experience?
  • Fluent in English (and possibly another foreign language)?
  • A good team player and good communicator?
  • Highly computer literate, especially using Word, Excel and PowerPoint?
  • Inquisitive, tenacious, positive and highly motivated?

Would you like to:

  • Forge a career in a dynamic, progressive organisation by undertaking leading research into global education systems and qualifications and comparing them to standards in the UK?
  • Build a network of international contacts to help develop specialist knowledge of education systems and present your findings in accessible and innovative ways?
  • Contribute positively to the movement of professionals and students into and out of the UK?

UK NARIC offers excellent opportunities for promotion and career development. This role offers the possibility of international travel. In addition to base salary, UK NARIC also offers benefits such as private health insurance, a pension scheme, and training and staff development.


As a Research and Data Officer, you would be responsible for the delivery of our core services, particularly research and information development activities. This includes investigating and researching qualifications worldwide, national education systems, and new developments; in short, you would be ensuring the quality of our research and data.

You would also be involved in project activities, contributing to the broad range of our database and publications output about international education; and providing support to our member organisations, which include universities, educational institutions, and government agencies.

Applications MUST be submitted in the Europass CV format, with a covering letter and details of two referees to

Office Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Interview date: tbc

Interview venue: UK NARIC, Suffolk House, 68-70 Suffolk Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2ED, UK

Closing date: 29/03/2018

Please note:
We do not conduct interviews or selection testing remotely.
Applicants MUST hold a current permit or visa showing their right to work and reside in the UK.