Jobs at Riverford

Each week, we deliver outstanding organic food to around 90,000 homes across the UK. This takes loads of brilliant people, from veg growers to box packers - and working here makes you a 'co-owner', since Riverford is employee owned. Success means much more than just profits; we want this to be a place people enjoy coming to work, and a business our co-owners feel proud of!

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  • Riverford is employee owned We're owned by our employees
  • Certified B Corp Using business as a force for good
  • Top 100 best companies to work for Top 100 Best Companies to Work For
  • We're a living wage employer We've committed to the Real Living Wage

Behind the scenes at Riverford

Watch this video to see what life's really like working at Riverford, and see some of our co-owners in action in lots of different job roles - at our Devon site, and across the country.

Our latest job opportunities

Fleet Development Manager

Location: Sutton Scotney
Salary: Up to £50,000 dependent upon experience
Contract: Permanent - Full Time
Closing date: Thursday, 3rd February 2022
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Senior Software Engineer

Location: Buckfastleigh
Salary: up to £75,000 per annum d.o.e
Contract: Permanent - Full Time
Closing date: Friday, 11th February 2022
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Customer Service Team Member

Location: Buckfastleigh
Salary: £22,352.67 per annum from January 2022
Contract: Permanent - Full Time
Closing date: Friday, 4th February 2022
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Riverford co-owners smiling at work

Why work at Riverford?

Fancy working for an ethical business, where your voice matters? We're a friendly, forward-thinking bunch, and our values run through everything we do. Join us for great people, great food, exceptional benefits, a real living wage, stability (we've been going strong since 1986), and fairness to all.

Read why we're rated an 'outstanding' place to work

What's in it for you?

Riverford is a beautiful place to work, with lots of amazing people – and other benefits too.

  • 33 days holiday pro rata (including bank holidays)
  • Generous company pension scheme
  • Annual profit share; at least 10% of our profits are split equally between all co-owners. In 2021, this was £3180 each
  • Training and progression opportunities open to all, including apprenticeships
  • Free organic fruit and veg
  • 25% off everything we sell
  • Organic breakfasts and lunches, home-cooked by our canteen chefs
  • Enhanced maternity / paternity pay (plus six months of free veg boxes)
  • An annual allowance for Riverford branded clothing
  • Lots of free co-owner events, including two massive parties a year
  • Flexible working options
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life assurance cover
  • A generous thank-you gift if you 'recommend a friend' to work with us too
  • Wellbeing resources, with lots of support at Riverford and beyond
Riverford co-owners laughing together

What is employee ownership?

'Co-owner' is what we call ourselves instead of 'employees' or 'staff'. In 2018, Riverford became emloyee owned, so working here makes you a co-owner. It's not just a name; every co-owner can play a part in shaping our business.

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Working in the warehouse Delivering a veg box Working in packing Working in IT
Sell something you believe in

Join our Face to Face sales team

Being part of Riverford is about much more than flavoursome organic food. We try to build long-lasting relationships with our customers and welcome them into a community of like-minded cooks. This begins at the very start of their journey with us - which is why we employ our own friendly and knowledgable sales teams.

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Life in the fields at Riverford

Watch our video to find out what life's like for our all important veg pickers. It's a job like no other, in beautiful countryside with a close-knit team, and no two days the same.