FareShare

Jobs and Internships

At FareShare, we fight food poverty by tackling food waste. We operate in 20 regions in the UK, across more than 1,100 towns and cities, providing food to over 5,589 projects – our Community Food Members. Last year, we provided food for 25.8 million meals, helping to reach 414,318 people each week.

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Due to the very large number of applications received, we are unable to provide any feedback on unsuccessful applications.

 

Individual Giving Assistant

Reporting to:        Director of Fundraising
Location:               London (Deptford)
Hours:                    Part time (21 hours)
Salary:                   £22,000 pro rata

The Fundraising team at FareShare is expanding. This new role will extend our department and allow us to create a dedicated resource to support and manage our pool of individual donors. The person in it will oversee our income allocation process and will help to work on new ways of developing our fundraising from individuals.

We are looking for someone that can provide excellent levels of donor care and who can ensure that our donations are effectively administered and acknowledged. We want someone who is comfortable and confident communicating with donors both over the phone and in writing and who is able to use systems and processes effectively to ensure that data is recorded accurately.

In this role you will be working with colleagues across the fundraising team as well as other parts of the organisation. You will also be spending lots of time communicating with a wide range of people who fund our work or who undertake events to raise money for us. The role offers flexible working and the pattern for the 21 hours can be agreed to suit both FareShare and the individual.

Application Process

If you would like to apply for this role then please send a copy of your CV and a supporting statement showing how you meet the essential experience outlined in the person specification to recruitment@fareshare.org.uk quoting reference IGA02.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 12th May.

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Download the application form here.
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FareShare East Anglia Development Manager

Reporting to: Director of Network Development
Location: Ipswich
Hours:  Full time (35 hours)
Salary: £27,000–£28,000 depending on experience 

About FareShare East Anglia 

The East Anglia Regional Centre based in Ipswich is a new FareShare Regional Centre that has been developed to work with community groups and charities in the counties in the East Anglia. The East Anglia Regional Centre will receive daily deliveries from various food companies and with the help of volunteers will redistribute food to organisations serving vulnerable and disadvantaged people.

About the role
This is a new role with an exciting opportunity to provide leadership and direction to meet ambitious strategic and operational performance targets in the East Anglia by creating partnerships and raising awareness of FareShare with local government across the East Anglia, local and national food suppliers and community volunteering organisations.

Download job description East Anglia Development Manager

Apply
If you think that this is a role that you would like to apply for, then forward a completed application form and equal opportunities form together with a concise covering letter setting out how your experience (with actual examples ) meets the personal specifications for this role to :- recruitment@fareshare.org.uk quoting reference FSEADM01

Deadline for applications is 14:00 on 12/05/17 with the initial interviews on the w/c 19/05/2017

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FareShare East Anglia Warehouse Manager

Reporting to:  Development Manager
Location:  Ipswich
Hours:  Full time (35 hours)
Salary: £19,000

About FareShare East Anglia
The East Anglia Regional Centre based in Ipswich is a new FareShare Regional Centre that has been developed to work with community groups and charities in the counties in the East Anglia. The East Anglia Regional Centre will receive daily deliveries from various food companies and with the help of volunteers will redistribute food to organisations serving vulnerable and disadvantaged people.

About the role
To supervise the successful day to day operations and ensure the ongoing success of the FareShare East Anglia.

Download Job Description East Anglia Warehouse Manager

Apply
If you think that this is a role that you would like to apply for, then forward the completed application form and equal opportunities form together with a concise covering letter setting out how your experience ( with actual examples ) meets the personal specifications for this role to :- recruitment@fareshare.org.uk quoting reference FSEAWM01

Deadline for applications is 14:00 on 12/05/17 with the initial interviews on the w/c 19/05/2017

Download Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form

 

FareShare Sussex Volunteer Coordinator

Reporting to: FareShare Sussex Development Manager
Location: Moulsecoomb, Brighton
Hours: 30 hours per week (some flexibility required)
Salary: £14,400 (£18,000 FTE)

About FareShare Sussex

FareShare is a national charity fighting food poverty and tackling food waste by redistributing surplus from the food industry to community groups and charities across the UK. Based in Moulsecoomb, Brighton, FareShare Sussex is one of 20 Regional Centres that operate locally to ensure food that would otherwise go to waste is being used positively to support people that need it most. It currently delivers over 40 tonnes of food a week to over 80 service providers and charities including homeless shelters, food banks, children’s centres and lunch clubs. In addition it supports disadvantaged adults through its volunteer programme.

City Gate Community Projects (registered charity 1093245) is the delivery partner and franchise holder for FareShare Sussex.

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to coordinate and shape our volunteer programme. With over 70 regular volunteers per week, the safety, development and wellbeing of our volunteers is critical to the successful running of our operation. The role will be split approximately 50:50 between warehouse and office-based duties.

Apply

To find out more and apply for this role, please visit FareShare Sussex websiteThe closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 8 May 2017,  with interviews taking place on 15th and 16th May.

 

FareShare FoodCloud Project Coordinator Executive

Location: York
Hours:
Full time (35 hours per week – with some overnight stays – FTC until January 2018)
Salary:
 £18,200  to  £19,200

About FareShare FoodCloud

FareShare and the Irish social enterprise FoodCloud are working in partnership to help UK retailers address the issue of edible surplus food they may have within their stores. This innovative partnership, known as FareShare FoodCloud, brings together a technology platform and FareShare’s knowledge of the UK charity food redistribution market.

About the role

As a Project Coordinator Executive your core role is making connections and building relationships.

Apply

Recruitment to this role is being managed by Benchmark. Find out more and apply on their website. The closing date for applications is Friday 28 April.