WeAreTheCity is a free, centralised hub for professional women who want to progress in their careers, enhance their skills and build their external networks.

Our aim is:

  • To encourage women to progress in their careers through proactive activities such as networking, events, recognition programmes, further education and training
  • To raise awareness of the various organisations including not-for-profit enterprises who support the progression of women
  • To connect and encourage women to give back and share their time/skills with charities, social enterprises, schools and the pipeline of future corporate women
  • To help corporate organisations to attract and retain their female employees

Through the website, we provide:

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Professional Career Growth

  • An inspirational platform for women who wish to learn, progress and drive their own professional growth
  • Online learning & networking events via our platform, Careers Club

Career Library & Further Education

  • Career related content to inspire and motivate our members (+4,500 articles)
  • The latest knowledge and information on women in the workplace e.g. research reports, business schools, female development programs & returnships

Network Connections

  • Connections to over 200 female networks who support women in their personal/professional progression. Find out more here.

Event Calendar

  • A calendar of female oriented events and conferences where our members can enhance their networks and grow their skills. Find out more here.

Giving Back Support

  • Features on key charities, social enterprises & schools where our members can give back to their local communities

Job Board

  • Visibility of jobs from firms seeking to improve their gender balance via WeAreTheCityJobs

Recognition Programme

  • The opportunity to raise their profile by entering our annual awards programme, Rising Stars

Founded in 2008
5 million hits per month
130,000 unique visitors
42,000 members (80% professional women)
30,000 followers through our social media channels
<5,000 Alexa ranked UK website*
4,500 career related articles
Promotion of over 200 women's professional networks
Access to 20,000 women through our social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn)
85 events/conferences hosted with clients and partners
2 phone apps (UK & India available on iOS, Windows & Android)
15 women promoted in the yearly Rising Stars awards since launching in 2015
400 technology related articles published on WeAreTechnology
20,000 jobs advertised since launching in 2014

RBS, Societe Generale, Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, BNY Mellon, Lloyd’s Insurance, Moody’s, Worldpay, AON, Credit Suisse, Cap Gemini, Capco, CGI, The Economist, Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg, EY, PwC, Baringa, Marks & Spencer, House of Fraser, Amazon, Harrods, Reed Smith, Freshfields, Mckinsey, Ladbrokes, BBC, Cass Business School, Oxford Said, City University, Chicago Booth Business School, Twenty Recruitment, Kier, ISS, Oliver Wyman, The Law Society, Ministry of Justice, PA Consulting & XChanging


Featured in: Good Housekeeping, The Evening Standard, Marie Claire, BBC Women’s Hour, Jazz FM, The Guardian, The Independent, FT, Harper’s Bazaar, BBC Radio, London Live, Square Mile, The Voice & Computer Weekly