Local Greens is run by local residents, some of them volunteers. We have lots of opportunities to get involved.

Operations Manager (live)

Veg Scheme Operations Manager

Responsible to: Managing Director

Responsible for: Team of packing and delivery staff and an admin assistant

Overall Purpose: Responsible for all aspects of the ordering, packing and delivery of Local Greens fruit and veg box scheme.


1) Plan, order and manage fruit and veg bag contents each week 2) Ensure all orders are packed and delivered accurately and on time 3) Manage a team of packing and delivery staff and admin assistant 4) Be responsible for the preparation and administration associated with packing and deliveries, ensuring accurate records are generated and maintained using our box scheme management software 5) Be responsible for the logistics and equipment involved in packing and distribution of the veg scheme on Wednesdays and Thursdays 6) Be responsible for Health and Safety associated with packing and deliveries 7) Assist in dealing with new and existing customers of the veg scheme, helping to ensure accurate membership records are maintained 8) Contribute to the overall strategic development of the packing and deliveries 9) Be an effective and pro-active manager

Part time, 25 hours per week, based at our premises in Herne Hill, London SE24 9AJ.

Full job spec available here

Email info@localgreens.org.uk  with CV and cover letter to apply




Packing team vacancy (closed)
We pack the bags on Wednesday mornings in Herne Hill. 6 hour shift paying London Living Wage (currently £10.85 per hour), share of the surplus veg and other benefits. Immediate start. If you're interested please email info@localgreens.org.uk

Board member

If you think you have skills that would compliment our team, or you have a good head for business and can share your experience email info@localgreens.org.uk.

Help with Marketing and PR
Local Greens require collection point champions. Promote the scheme by word of mouth and distribute flyers to your neighbours and the streets around your collection point. All promotional materials will be supplied and out of pocket expenses covered. For more information email hello@localgreens.org.uk
Help at stalls
Local Greens regularly has stalls at local events, and we are always happy to have some help if you can spare 1-2 hours.  If you're interested please emai  hello@localgreens.org.uk