Proud to make a difference

The NFU is the biggest farming organisation in the UK. We have a high profile nationally, both in the media and in Westminster, as well as a well‑established network supporting and working with our farmer and grower members from our regional and county offices across England and Wales.

We’re leading the charge on climate change, food standards and shaping attitudes towards British farming. We’re always evolving.

Our Opportunities

At the NFU, we embrace the unique worth of everyone from all backgrounds, identities and circumstance. As a Professional, Resourceful, United and Inclusive organisation, we strive to celebrate all individuals.

We are committed to creating a sense of belonging, educating and developing an inclusive community, and welcoming the value of diversity.

That’s why we need resourceful individuals like you who will be proud to join our team and help make a difference.

We’ll support you in building a career that balances your professional ambitions with your personal commitments, via our hybrid and flexible working opportunities.

Policy Adviser (Sugar Beet)

  • 35 hours per week
  • Headquarters
  • C. £35k
  • Permanent
  • Closes 29 August 2022

Senior bTB Policy Manager

  • 35 hours per week
  • Flexible
  • c. £40k
  • Permanent
  • Closes 21 August 2022

Chartered Town Planner Apprenticeship

  • hours per week
  • CT Planning
  • c. £18,000
  • Apprenticeship
  • Closes 14 August 2022

Farm Safety & Transport Adviser

  • 35 hours per week
  • Headquarters
  • £35,322.91 negotiable dependant upon skills & experience
  • Permanent
  • Closes 29 August 2022

Communications and Campaigns Apprentice

  • 35 hours per week
  • Headquarters
  • c. £18k per annum pro rata
  • Fixed Term Contract
  • Closes 14 August 2022

Campaigns Adviser (Maternity Cover)

  • TBC hours per week
  • Headquarters
  • c.31.5k
  • Fixed Term Contract
  • Closes 15 August 2022

Media Manager

  • 35 hours per week
  • Headquarters
  • c. 45k
  • Permanent
  • Closes 15 August 2022

Group Secretary

  • hours per week
  • Bedford
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Closes 19 August 2022

Group Secretary - Barnstaple

  • Flexible hours per week
  • Barnstaple
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 15 July 2022

Group Secretary - Clitheroe

  • Flexible hours per week
  • Clitheroe
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 29 July 2022

Senior Adviser (European Policy)

  • 35 hours per week
  • Brussels
  • Grade 5 - Competitive benefits package
  • Fixed Term Contract
  • Closes 10 June 2022

Group Secretary - Clitheroe

  • Flexible hours per week
  • Clitheroe
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 29 July 2022

Senior Group Secretary - Sheffield

  • Flexible hours per week
  • Sheffield
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 19 August 2022

Senior Group Secretary - Clitheroe

  • Flexible hours per week
  • Clitheroe
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 29 July 2022

Group Secretary - Ulverston (South West Lakes/Furness)

  • Flexible hours per week
  • Ulverston
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 03 June 2022

Group Secretary - New Forest

  • Flexible hours per week
  • New Forest
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 16 June 2022

Group Secretary - Buckingham

  • Flexible hours per week
  • Buckingham
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 19 August 2021

Group Secretary - Chichester

  • Flexible hours per week
  • West Sussex
  • Competitive
  • Employed by the NFU
  • Closes 29 July 2022

Our Benefits

We want everyone who works for us to have access a great range of fantastic benefits for both inside and outside of work. Click on an icon below to find out more about what we offer.

Employee assistance programme

Enhanced sick pay

Eye care scheme

Wellbeing focus

Wellbeing webinars

Hybrid / flexible working

25 days rising to 30 with length of service plus public and bank holidays

Opportunity to buy and sell holidays

Additional discretionary day’s leave around the Christmas period

Pension up to 10% employer contribution, dependent on length of service

Annual performance related pay

Interest free travel loans for cars, bikes, season tickets and driving lessons

Life assurance cover of up to four times annual salary

Give as you earn

Comprehensive induction

Ongoing development

Education sponsorship

Leadership development programme

Discounts at hundreds of retailers, cinemas, gyms, on holidays and much more

NFU membership deals and discount including clothing and vehicles

Insurance discount with NFU Mutual

Free parking

Enhanced maternity leave

Enhanced paternity leave

Enhanced adoption leave

Enhanced shared parental leave

Hybrid / flexible working