Our work

The FDF brings together manufacturers and other trade associations from right across the UK’s food and drink industry, and we work with them to ensure companies across the sector grow and thrive.

Our work gives our employees an opportunity to produce career-defining and agenda setting work. Along the way, you’ll team up with inspiring colleagues and encounter a richness of people, cultures and experiences. We offer exciting challenges, memorable experiences and opportunities to shape your future.

Our benefits

FDF is a great place to work where we take wellbeing seriously and have a great benefits package to match, offering a pension scheme, life insurance, 25 days holiday, private healthcare, leisure travel insurance, gym subsidy, interest-free season ticket loan, cycle-to-work scheme and an employee perks scheme.

Working for us

The FDF’s teams are based in London, Edinburgh and Wales. We have a friendly work culture with great break-out spaces, quiet booths and opportunities for flexible-working.

"FDF is a small, friendly organisation, where everyone has the chance to shine, make an impact and to learn.  The work is fascinating and often high-profile, and the team is passionate about the great work our member companies do to keep Britain fed.”
Karen Betts, CEO

"It's great to work for an organisation that supports their employees work life balance"
Nina Hall, Digital Manager

"It’s the people that make the FDF such a nice, friendly place to work"
Rob Albon, Finance Manager

Current vacancies

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Head of Membership (Maternity Cover)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Head of Membership to join the largest and most influential food and drink trade body in the UK.

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Team Administrator

An exciting opportunity for a Team Administrator to join our Strategic Communications and Membership team.

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Sector Regulatory Executive

A great opportunity to join the Regulation and Science team at the Food and Drink Federation and working closely with our policy experts across a range of food safety topics.

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Head of International Trade

A fantastic opportunity for a senior International Trade professional to lead the successful development and delivery of the FDF’s trade and investment strategy.

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Our structure

To find out more about our internal structures and how teams are organised, please look at our team organisation charts.

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Our benefits

The FDF is a great place to work where we take wellbeing seriously and have a great benefits package to match.