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FareShare Sussex is looking for an Operations Manager to play a pivotal role in our charity with a track record in leading an operational facility, relationship management and delivering measurable results.

Are you an exceptional manager, excited at the challenge of helping eradicate food poverty and leading FareShare Sussex into its next phase of development?

Reporting to the Chief Executive, you will be joining a dedicated team of 17 staff and 150 volunteers to help us achieve our mission of fighting hunger, tackling food waste and transforming lives through the redistribution of food.

You will combine an operational mindset with a strong motivation to manage and deliver a high level of service to our partners and beneficiaries. This varied and challenging role will enable you to develop your management capability, and your commitment to our vision will enable you to help us shape our future and ensure FareShare Sussex continues its growth and success. 

Application Pack

Please find the application information below.

Send the completed application and equal opportunities form to  before the deadline of Tuesday 12th October 2021 at 9am.

Please note: the application form must be completed in full – we cannot accept CVs. For the personal statement, please complete this section referring to how you meet the criteria outlined in the person specification.  

To arrange an informal and confidential conversation about the role, please contact Rob Orme:

Interviews: Week commencing 18th October 2021 

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. FareShare Sussex is a charitable project run by City Gate Community Projects.  FareShare Sussex is committed to equal opportunities.

Photo by Liz Finlayson/Vervate FareShare Sussex – Fighting hunger and food waste by redistributing surplus food to frontline charities. Stock shoot June 2021 For more info contact FareShare on 01273 671 111 or email