About Us

Careers

Join us to drive change in the world

At Common Purpose we develop leaders who can work across boundaries – between geographies, generations, sectors, specializations, backgrounds and beliefs – so that they can solve complex problems facing their organizations, their cities and the world.

The Common Purpose team is growing, with an exciting mix of people in different parts of the world – still small enough for you to know and connect with the vast majority of your colleagues, but large enough to be making an impact on thousands of leaders, their communities and cities, globally – every year.

Life at Common Purpose


See and hear what Common Purpose employees have to say about their experience as part of our team.

Why choose Common Purpose?

  • A varied, challenging and purpose-driven work environment
  • Work with diverse and inspiring people and organizations
  • Exciting career pathways for ambitious, talented people and the support to help you get there
  • Develop new skills and broaden experience – work on different projects, either locally or in another country
  • Supportive teams and colleagues who share your belief in the importance of leadership and social change
  • Training support designed to upskill, develop and enhance your learning
  • Diverse culture, working with driven individuals who will guide you at every stage of your learning journey with us
  • Full access to our e-learning platform, LinkedIn Learning

94% of our people say that they are continuously learning

What you'll bring to the team

Agile

Agile

You'll adapt quickly to a fast-paced environment, working with different people

Empathetic

Empathetic

You'll bring a fresh perspective whilst understanding others' points of view

Influential

Influential

By using soft power, you'll be able to solve complex problems

Open

Open

You'll learn to live with ambiguity and use it to your own benefit

Purposeful

Purposeful

You'll help us create an impact in the world

Self-aware

Self-aware

You'll constantly work on improving yourself through constant feedback