Work with us

For nearly 20 years, Shift Insight has specialised in delivering essential market research to some of the world’s leading education organisations, including publishers, awarding organisations, schools, colleges and universities. We also work with professional societies to help them strengthen ties with their membership communities, and support companies with their sustainability efforts, as well conducting our own independent research.

Our researchers support a diverse set of clients, such as: Wellcome, Springer Nature, Imperial College London, LEGO Education, University of Southampton, OCR, UWE Bristol, LSE, Cass Business School, Taylor & Francis, London Recycles, Royal Society of Biology, European Society of Cardiology, The Guardian, and many others.

Get in touch

We are always on the lookout for confident and enthusiastic researchers to join our friendly team of freelance and permanent staff at our well-connected office in Central London’s vibrant Brixton. Whether you’re a seasoned interviewer, a focus group pro, or would be interested in flexible work helping us to recruit participants, we’d love to hear from you.

Please do also get in touch if you’re based further afield – we often carry out exciting research all over the world. We’re especially interested in hearing from bilingual freelancers.

We’re always looking to grow our fantastic team, so please feel free to send a speculative CV to

Shift Insight is committed to encouraging diversity. We aim to create a culture that respects and values each other’s differences, that promotes dignity, equality and diversity, and that supports individuals to develop and maximise their true potential.