Director of Operations
Permanent, full time
We are delighted to be advertising a key role at Borough Market, London’s historic food market. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small but highly dynamic senior management team with responsibility for guiding the direction of a major institution.
The successful postholder will be responsible for leading the Market’s day-to-day operations and ensuring the smooth and effective running of this popular destination. They will also play a significant strategic role at what is an exciting time in the Market’s evolution. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Director of Operations will work closely with rest of the senior Management team and the Board to support the delivery of a new 2030 strategic Plan and the Market’s first-ever Food Policy.
Applicants will need to be passionate about food, committed to sustainability and EDI, have a least five years’ senior-level operational management experience, be able to demonstrate professional leadership skills and strategic thinking, and have the outstanding communication skills needed to build strong partnerships with our traders and other stakeholders. If you have the skills, energy and passion to join us on this exciting journey, we would love to hear from you
Closing date for applications is 13th August 2022 with interviews scheduled for 23rd August 2022.
Head of People
Permanent, full time
We are delighted to be advertising a key role at Borough Market, London’s historic food market. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small but highly dynamic senior Management team with responsibility for guiding the direction of a major institution.
To fill this newly created position, we are looking for an experienced professional who can help build a positive, supportive work culture that aligns with our new 2030 Strategic Plan. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Head of People will play an important role in shaping and transforming HR practices, defining new ways of working, and supporting the rest of the leadership team in strengthening relationships across the organisation.
The successful applicant will have experience and knowledge covering the entire HR remit, be able to develop an exciting people strategy, be a dynamic team member with a passion for food and people, and demonstrate a good understanding of the unique challenges of working in a market environment. “If you have the skills, energy and passion to join us on this exciting journey, we would love to hear from you.
Closing date for applications is 13th August 2022 with interviews scheduled for 25th August 2022.
Work for our traders
Our traders are often on the look out for new team members. Keep an eye on their websites and social media feeds for the latest updates. You can find a full list of traders here.
Our story began 1,000 years ago, when a market took shape at the foot of London Bridge. Since 1756, we’ve been in our current location, run by a charitable trust on behalf of the community. Today, our mission is to show that food can be made and sold in ways that are better for people, for the planet and for the sheer pleasure of eating.