Careers at City & Guilds Kineo

Great people are the heart and soul of City & Guilds Kineo, and we're always looking for more people who share our passion for learning and delivering great customer service.

We aim to be the employer of choice in the learning and performance industry, and to ensure working for us is an amazing experience. We enjoy the benefits of being part of the prestigious City & Guilds Group, which along with our extended Kineo global family, means we're able to offer award-winning benefits and career opportunities to match.

Are you our next learning hero?

As a growing company, we regularly have new vacancies arise to help us keep up with client demand, and also have ongoing recruitment for a number of roles.  We also have a talented pool of freelancers that we're keen to add to - find out more here.

Please note that the jobs listed on this page are UK-based roles, and suitable only for those eligible to work in the UK

If you are looking for a job based at one of our overseas offices, please chose your region from the following to see the vacancies in your area: US | Pacific | South Africa | Sweden | Israel

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES

Current Vacancies

We have an exciting new position for a PHP Developer to come and grow their skills with us in the Learning Platforms team at City & Guilds Kineo.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, talented developer who has a good grounding in programming principles and best practice. You will have at least a year's experience working on software development projects, with a good understanding of server side programming using PHP 5 and OOP, as well as knowledge of XHTML, CSS and MySQL/PostreSQL. Above all, you’ll be passionate about technology and eager to develop your skills with a leading employer in the learning and performance industry.

Sound like you? Find out more and apply by uploading your CV via the City & Guilds careers portal

We are looking for a tester to work on a range of projects for our growing list of high profile clients. You will work on a wide range of elearning projects, ensuring that each project is free of errors and meets our clients expectations.

Our projects are fast moving, and we need a dynamic and flexible individual to join the expanding testing team. You'll carry out a range of tasks associated with the testing and/or proofreading of elearning materials, websites, portals and project documentation.

This will include:

  • Reviewing deliverables to ensure that they are fit for purpose
  • Proofreading a range of elearning content/scripts/project documentation or other materials
  • Testing content to ensure it works as expected in a range of operating systems, internet browsers and mobile devices 
  • Testing content for adherence to accessibility standards, which may include using screen-reading software and other automated tools
  • Testing content to ensure it works as expected within a Learning Management System, and meets the technical standards specific to that LMS, such as SCORM conformance

Sound like you? Find out more and apply through the City & Guilds careers portal.

Do you possess first-class web development skills and love the challenge of working in a fast-paced environment? Want to work with a fantastic range of businesses and brands including TUI Travel, easyJet, and Waitrose? If so, then you could be just the person we're looking for to join our Learning Platforms team at City & Guilds Kineo.

Day-to-day, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining custom themes on Moodle and Totara, troubleshooting issues with existing themes, and advising other members of the team on best practice in regard to front-end development. You will work collaboratively with other members of the team, including server-side programmers, graphic designers, solutions architects and project managers to achieve project goals, to share knowledge & ideas, and to develop your own skills further.

You must have skills in HTML, CSS, Javascript and jQuery, and ideally you have experience in developing responsively.

Sound like you? Find out more and submit your CV via the City & Guilds Careers portal

Brighton-based

Are you passionate about designing and delivering solutions to delight customers? Do you love the challenge of working across multiple projects in a fast-paced project environment? If so, then you could be just the person to join our Learning Platforms team at City & Guilds Kineo.

What will you be doing? 

  • Work closely with clients to understand & analyse their LMS requirements, through discussions, system walk-throughs and documentation 
  • Design solutions to meet these requirements, through a combination of existing functionality and customisations
  • Create functional specifications & configuration documents, covering aspects as site architecture, role profiles, contextual diagrams, user journeys and mock-ups

Your skills and experience

  • Excellent client facing skills
  • Ability to lead functional design meetings/workshops
  • Requirements capture and business analysis
  • Solution design & problem solving
  • Learn new technologies and techniques quickly 

You'll be highly motivated and well organised, possessing an innate ability to learn new technologies quickly. 

Sound like you? Apply now by uploading your CV to the City & Guilds Careers Portal

We have an exciting opportunity for someone with an interest in Education and Learning Management to join our Learning Platforms team as a Training Consultant and become an expert in Learning Management Systems (LMS). You will work closely with our clients, ensuring effective design and delivery of training for Totara, Moodle and other solutions developed by the Learning Platforms team.

You will be a highly motivated, self-starter with excellent client facing skills, with the ability to talk technical to non-technical audiences. Ideally you will have some experience with training needs analysis, design and delivery, and picking up new technologies will be both exciting and easy to you. You’ll be able to manage your time effectively, and above all have a passion for providing excellent customer service.

Sound like you? Great - we want to hear from you. Find out more and apply via the City & Guilds careers portal

Do you have an eye for data analysis, an interest and understanding of digital marketing analytics and strong communication skills?  Does turning data into commercially valuable insights and creating optimised user journeys excite you? If so, then you could be the new addition to our global sales & marketing team.

We’re currently  refreshing and increasing our global marketing activity – and we need someone to measure, analyse and optimise our activities and performance, driving continuous improvement.

The main purpose of this role is to support the planning and management of our inbound marketing campaigns, using data-driven intelligence and commercial insight to drive effective campaigns across a variety of digital channels (including website, social and email).

This is an excellent opportunity to make a role your own and have a significant impact on an exciting and dynamic global business.  Sound like you?

Find out more and apply via the City & Guilds Careers portal.

Brighton-based

We're looking for Elearning Designers and scriptwriters at all levels - we've got freelance opportunities and permanent vacancies. If you're looking to start your career in elearning, or you're already well-established and looking for an new opportunity to stretch yourself with an exciting and progressive group of people, then talk to us!

So why don't you email us your CV and covering letter - we'd love to hear from you. Please put 'Learning Design' in the subject line. We’d love to hear from you.

Full and part time opportunities available. No agencies please.

(on-going recruitment)

The Solutions Consultant role is the key to City & Guilds Kineo’s successful relationships with clients, because our client relationships start with you.

You’ll be the person who goes to see our existing and prospective clients, to understand their challenges and goals. You’ll put the ideas together for how we can partner to meet those challenges and then you’ll present the proposed solution to win the opportunity to make it our next new project. You’ll work with our production teams to ensure they’re involved during the process – and you’ll stay involved to ensure successful delivery to our client’s objectives. 

It’s a sales role - you will have a target, and you’ll be well rewarded for achieving it and going beyond it. But we don’t want just ‘traditional salespeople’. We want people who are passionate about learning and technology, and who ideally have first-hand experience of designing, developing, managing and implementing solutions. 

You’ll be great at communicating, both in proposals and pitches, and at tradeshows and marketing events. Ideally you will know the elearning and/or the LMS industry well, and will build relationships within it. You’ll be competitive and be thrilled by winning new opportunities to work with our clients. You’ll be great at building relationships with clients and making them feel loved. 

Is that you? Then we want you to join the leading elearning company - and take us, and our clients, to further success.

To apply: Please send your CV, covering email and two examples of your writing to jobs@kineo.com

For the writing, ideally these will be proposals (or extracts from proposals) for elearning/LMS services that you’ve written. They could be internal proposals or documents that make a business case / call for action or investment. If you don’t have anything along those lines, then please provide an alternative example of persuasive writing/presentation material that you have developed.

We have on-going recruitment for this role and we'll be in touch to arrange an interview if your application is successful.

No agencies please.

If you can't see a role that you're suitable for, but feel like we'd make a perfect match, email us a CV and covering letter detailing why you think that's the case and if we agree, we'll be in touch to discuss your application further.

Why work for us?

In addition to a competitive basic salary and generous, flexible benefits scheme, we offer a great working atmosphere in a friendly and supportive team, challenging and interesting projects, and the freedom to think creatively and innovate.

Find out more about working for CG Kineo and our Graduate Scheme. If you're a freelancer, take a look at our freelancer and & contractor vacancies page.