Ibrahim, an Action Against Hunger staff member in Mali.


Action Against Hunger is a vibrant, inspiring place to work. We’re looking to recruit passionate and dedicated people who can help us in the fight against hunger.

We’re an international charity committed to saving the lives of malnourished children and supporting their families.

We’re a diverse and dedicated team of people who always want to take on new challenges to help us grow our skills and knowledge – we’d love you to join us!

Current vacancies

Head of Partnerships

This role will line manage three partnerships managers, each responsible for a strategic area. The Head of Partnerships will also personally secure new business and take the lead on key accounts.

Salary: £47,966 – £50,981

Contract: Permanent, full time

Closing date: Sunday 11 April 2021

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Head of Public Engagement

We’re looking for someone to build on Action Against Hunger’s growing public engagement fundraising. This role will lead a team to help deliver on our strategy for the next five years and establish a significant long-term sustainable income stream.

Salary: £47,966 – £50,981

Contract: Permanent, full time

Closing date: Monday 19 April 2021

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Individual Giving Manager 

This role works across our Fundraising and Communications department to create engaging and emotive supporter journeys for our loyal donors.

Salary: £34,449 – £36,248

Contract: Permanent, full time

Closing date: Thursday 22 April 2021

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Staff benefits

We offer a range of benefits for our staff, including:

  • highly flexible working policies to empower you to manage your work-life balance
  • automatic enrolment into our workplace pension scheme, matching your contribution of 4% each month
  • interest-free season ticket and personal loans (subject to eligibility)
  • payroll giving scheme
  • ride to work scheme
  • private medical insurance
  • free health cashback scheme, including dentist and optician appointments
  • discounted gym and health club membership
  • online shopping discount scheme
  • employee advice line – free confidential access to financial and legal advisors
  • counselling services – telephone and online counselling sessions
  • organisational sick pay – starting at four week full pay or two weeks half pay, increasing with service
  • enhanced annual leave – 25 days plus eight bank holidays, increasing to 30 days after four years’ service
  • enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • up to ten days paid carers’ leave
  • up to 24 hours paid leave per year for employer-supported volunteering

Please note

  • We don’t accept speculative applications for any roles. It’s our policy to advertise all vacancies as part of our commitment to equal opportunities and the creation of a diverse and inclusive workforce.
  • Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we will only contact candidates who have been shortlisted. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has not been successful.
  • Unless specifically indicated, all posts are based in the UK and candidates may only apply if they have right to work in the UK.
  • Be alert to recruitment scams. We advertise all genuine Action Against Hunger UK vacancies on our website. We will never ask you to pay a fee to us or a third party as part of any selection process, or ask for your bank details.
  • If you require additional support or reasonable adjustments to enable you to participate in our recruitment process, please don’t hesitate to call us on 020 8293 6195 or email Maria Franklin, HR Director, at [email protected].


About us

A boy is screened for malnutrition at an Action Against Hunger treatment centre in Mali.

We’ll fight for every child’s life until the world is free from hunger.

How we're run

Ibrahim, an Action Against Hunger community health worker in Mali, on his motorbike.

Action Against Hunger UK is part of a worldwide network fighting malnutrition.

What we stand for

An Action Against Hunger health worker in Mali.

We tackle the causes and effects of hunger – no matter what the circumstances.