Working at Stripe Partners

Stripe Partners is a diverse international team of specialists from different fields and backgrounds. We are always searching for new talent to enrich our cohort.

 

Internship Programme

We run two intern programmes a year. Both offer recent graduates the opportunity to work with us for three months. These are fully paid positions and offered to candidates as a trial for them and us. Interns who successfully complete their three months with us become Junior Consultants.

We are always looking for people with…

Academic excellence and analytical rigour in the social sciences and / or design.
Determination to create impact in the business world.
Passion for understanding other people’s realities.
Curiosity to learn, make mistakes and ask for help.
Unwavering energy and positivity in teams.

Our Values

Here are the principles that help us thrive; they were shaped by us all and continue to evolve with every new member of the team

Breaking bread together

From weekly lunches & Scandinavian “Fikas” to annual away days in country houses, we love spending time together as a team.

Intellectual curiosity

We encourage team members to actively engage in the latest academic literature relevant to our Project work.

Ethnographic integrity

Join Stripe Partners and you join a team of expert ethnographers. We curate bespoke methods on each project, improvise in-field to solve client questions and step out of our comfort zones.

Develop fast

We work side by side as a whole team – from the Partners to consultants – which means you learn, grow and develop fast from experts with decades of knowledge.

Client exposure

We pride ourselves in working shoulder to shoulder with senior executives to solve their most difficult problems.

Interesting visitors & discussions

We invite specialist speakers to share their expertise in order to stimulate, question and inform our thinking.

Well-being matters

We know that if we take care of ourselves we’ll create better results for our clients

Business know-how

Learn how to consult on some of the world’s most difficult business challenges

Current Vacancies

Research Consultant Intern

Applications close 31st May 2019

It’s a great time to be a social scientist and a Stripe Partners (paid) internship is designed to allow you see what you can do in business with your academic training.

We have an opening for an intern to join us for 3 month full time. This is an opportunity to secure experience with a consultancy with blue chip clients doing work globally. If it works out we would look to make this a full time graduate position.

Please apply by emailing antonia.hughes@stripepartners.com – with your CV. Let us know about relevant experience and why you’re interested. Tell us about your career ambition, what you want from an internship with us and what you’ll bring to the table.

Please apply only if you have the right to work in the UK or have a valid visa that would allow you to take on a 3 month internship.

 

We are looking for

A final year student or recent graduate with outstanding grades with a hunger to apply their academic knowledge and curiosity to complex business challenges.

Someone who is isn’t afraid to say “I don’t know” but wants to learn on the job with experienced colleagues.

A storyteller with an eye for identifying and explaining the important detail from a mass of unstructured data.

Languages are a bonus. We work globally.

What you will do

Work across engagements from planning to completion with plenty of opportunities to undertake ethnographic fieldwork in the UK and beyond.

Collaborate with leading ethnographic researchers and strategists on tough engagements for major, international clients.

Improve your understanding of how to translate ethnographic fieldwork into insights, ideas and recommendations that have an impact (and aren’t just ‘interesting’).

Learn how to improve your communication, presentation and writing skills.

Design Strategist Intern

Applications close 31st May 2019

We are looking to find a research savvy intern with design skills who can help us bring to life our research in exciting and compelling ways for our clients.

You will work closely with a team of practitioners at the leading edge of the industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in a career in insight, innovation and ethnographic research.

We are offering a paid 3 month full time intern position. If your face fits and we enjoy working together it could become a full-time role.

Please apply by emailing antonia.hughes@stripepartners.com – with your CV and portfolio. Let us know about relevant experience and why you’re interested. Tell us about your career ambition, what you want from an internship with us and what you’ll bring to the table.

Please apply only if you have the right to work in the UK or have a valid visa that would allow you to take on a 3 month internship.

We are looking for someone with 

Excellent graphic design skills with some professional experience preferred (using Illustrator, InDesign and Powerpoint in professional capacities).

Knowledge of video editing software, WordPress and Mailchimp is preferred but not required.

Ideally experience of using design to tell stories in commercial settings (e.g. to communicate research insights and findings).

Interest, practical experience or a sensibility for field research and ethnography.

Strong ideas about how design could be used by a business like Stripe Partners and the confidence to share those ideas.

Ability to work productively in a team and on solo projects.

What you will do

Support the design and production of proposals, research reports and other outbound documentation including illustration, infographics, editorial design, promotional material, videos etc.

Gain experience working in an innovative strategy and innovation consultancy with world-leading clients.

Work with other Designers and Design Strategists to share out thinking about how to use design in our work.