About Us

Telfer Partners is a leading executive search and recruitment business specialising in recruiting for Academic, Research and Professional Content & Technology Providers globally.  We specialise in attracting and selecting the highest quality candidates with the ability, flair and ambition to make a real difference to your organisation.  With unrivalled reach, knowledge and industry insight we are able to find the very best candidates from across the UK and globally.

We are based in Cambridge - a world leading centre for learning, education, research and technology.

We have partnered with some of the biggest names in Academic, Research and Professional Publishing, working for such clients in filling key management and strategic positions.  We specialise in recruiting for Learning Technology, Academic, STEM, ELT, HSS, Journals, Book and Professional Publishers and Content Providers across the UK and internationally and have a proven track record of successfully placing exceptionally talented professionals into challenging and business critical roles.

We combine our extensive industry knowledge and experience with integrity and care, providing a thoroughly discreet and wholly professional service.  We passionately believe that our role is to deliver a top-quality service that exceeds the expectations of both our clients and the candidates we identify and engage with.

As well as handling Executive and Board level roles, we also recruit to a broad range of functional roles within the Publishing and Education sectors including Editorial, Sales, Marketing, Communications/PR, Operations, and Digital/Online roles, both interim and permanent, with our clients ranging from the largest corporations to emerging growth companies.

Telfer Partners offer a range of services which will enable us to design a bespoke solution to suit your specific requirements.