Operations Specialist

Application deadline: 8 December 2021, 11.59pm CET

The Good Food Institute Europe is looking for an Operations Specialist to support operations across all functions in our effective, impactful organisation.

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Job description

Use your organisational and problem-solving skills to help build a sustainable, healthy and just food system 

Industrial animal agriculture is at the root of many of the most pressing global issues of our time, from climate change and global hunger, to increased disease risk and the exploitation of billions of animals annually. 

The Good Food Institute Europe (GFI Europe) is at the forefront of the movement to replace the products of industrial animal agriculture with plant-based, fermentation-made and cultivated foods. Please check out our website and read GFI’s 2020 Year in Review to find out more about who we are and what we do. 

We are looking for an Operations Specialist to join our growing team to support operations across all functions in our effective, impactful organisation. For more information about this role, please check out the job brochure.

How you will make a difference

You will lead on and contribute to a wide range of areas of day-to-day business support operations for GFI Europe, including but not limited to recruitment, travel bookings, remote office administration, finance, internal systems such as fundraising operations, responding to enquiries, and supporting our growing team in all areas of our work. Reporting to our Head of Operations, you will:

Who we’re looking for

You must have:

We want the best people and we don’t want biases holding us back. We strongly encourage people of every colour, orientation, age, gender, origin, and ability to apply. Because we value a diverse workplace, we prioritise an inclusive climate absent of discrimination and harassment during the application process and after you join the team.

Benefits and the fine print

Application process

Please upload your CV and sample work tasks through this short application form. The sample work tasks document can be found here.

The full application process is outlined in the job brochure. We really look forward to hearing from you!


Watch the recording of our Operations team’s Q&A session, where they answered applicants’ questions about the role:

If you have any questions about this role, please do reach out to us at  europe-hiring@gfi.org. If you’ve read this far but decided not to apply, please feel free to share this role with someone else in your network who you think might be a good fit for the role! Thank you.

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