About us

We are experts in academic, scientific and research careers.

With more then 20 years' experience in recruitment advertising, jobs.ac.uk is the leading global job board for careers in research, science, academia and professional services. We combine our experience with the latest analytical data to create effective advertising solutions for your jobs. All adverts on our website are posted by a dedicated team member, providing a personal touch that sets us apart from our competitors.

Meet our team

Bryony Taylor, HE Account Executive

Bryony Taylor

HE Account Executive

Email: bryony@jobs.ac.uk

Tel: 074690 20734

Bryony joined the jobs.ac.uk team early in 2013, kickstarting her career in recruitment advertising. Her role has changed over the years, but she continues to manage over 100 higher educations institutions in the North of England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Bryony is responsible for supporting clients in reaching and attracting the best academic and research talent in the UK and internationally.

Kerry Walker, HE Account Executive

Kerry Walker

HE Account Executive

Email: kerry@jobs.ac.uk

Tel: 079205 31158

Kerry is a business professional with over 15 years’ experience in media recruitment advertising in the public, private and charity sectors. Since 2013, Kerry has honed her career in higher education, as the jobs.ac.uk UK South Account Specialist. She is responsible for managing multiple online recruitment campaigns for many of the UK’s most prestigious institutions. Her clients include the University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, University College London and Imperial College London.

Emily Lea, Public Sector Account Executive

Emily Lea

Public Sector Account Executive

Email: e.d.lea@warwick.ac.uk

Tel: 07920 531181

Moving over from creative design, where she worked with businesses including Disney and Selfridges, Emily transitioned into sales 17 years ago. As Client Engagement Specialist for jobs.ac.uk, Emily is responsible for managing online recruitment campaigns for many of the UK’s leading organisations, such as NHS trusts and research institutes. Emily’s position in the team sees her combine her creative background and sales experience to create bespoke recruitment campaigns that achieve great results for her clients.

Jeremy Pointer, Commercial Account Executive

Jeremy Pointer

Commercial Account Executive

Email: j.m.pointer@warwick.ac.uk

Yunlong Zhao, Asia & Middle East Account Executive

Yunlong Zhao

Asia & Middle East Account Executive

Email: yunlong.zhao@warwick.ac.uk

Tel: +44(0)24765 74032

Yunlong is a business development professional with extensive experience in account management as a Master of Business Administration. Yunlong joined jobs.ac.uk in 2021 and, in his current position as Business Development Specialist, he is responsible for managing a key group of customers in Asia and the Middle East, building and maintaining client and stakeholder relationships, as well as marketing and business development.

William McArthur, European & Rest of the World Account Executive

William McArthur

European & Rest of the World Account Executive

Email: william.mcarthur@jobs.ac.uk

Tel: 079205 31233

William joined the jobs.ac.uk team in 2018 following a position as a Recruitment Manager; helping graduates obtain enrolment onto graduate schemes across the UK with reputable UK-based companies. He now supports jobs.ac.uk international organisations with his main clients being based in mainland Europe and Australasia. He also has several clients based in the Americas and Africa. He is responsible for several online recruitment campaigns that include academic, professional, research and scientific vacancies as well as PhD and Master’s programmes worldwide.

Matt Comley, Director

Matt Comley


Email: m.comley@warwick.ac.uk

Tel: 077967 07943

With over 23 years’ experience in recruitment, media advertising and sales, Matt joined the jobs.ac.uk team in 2017 as a Recruitment Specialist. In his current role, he is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with clients and uses his knowledge of the higher education sector to improve and develop the jobs.ac.uk board in order to consistently meet the requirements of our partners.