Pecan is hiring this January

Pecan is recruiting two new roles, Head of Operations and Peckham Pantry Manager, as well as looking for new trustees to join our board.

The Head of Operations and Peckham Pantry Manager application deadlines are Monday 20th January and the Trustee application closes on Monday 10th January 2020.

Please see our vacancies page for more information and for application details.

Head of Operations

£41,000 pro rata | 21.5 hours per week | Based in Peckham

This is an exciting new post that has been created due to the recent expansion of Pecan’s programmes and staff team. Your role will enable Pecan’s frontline team to deliver the highest possible standards of service delivery. You will line manage three programme managers to support in the delivery and development of their contracts and services. You will also support the CEO with organisational development and strategic direction.

  • Are you a people person capable of motivating and encouraging your team?

  • Are you passionate about making a meaningful contribution to Pecan’s work?

  • Do you have experience of contract management?

  • Do you have experience in the community, employment, women’s or criminal justice sectors?

​​​​Closing Date: Monday 20th January, 9am

Interview Date: Round 1 – 5th February, Round 2 – 6th February

If you have questions about this role, please contact Chris Price on

020 7732 0007 or

Peckham Pantry Manager

£32,000 | 36 hours per week including Saturdays and regular evenings

Based in Pantry locations around Peckham

This new and exciting post has been made possible by funding dedicated to the development of Peckham Pantry. Your role will enable the provision of healthy food to people in our community who would otherwise struggle to feed their families. You will run and develop Peckham Pantry, managing a team of staff and volunteers, contributing to the campaign to eradicate food poverty.

  • Do you have a passion for social justice?

  • Are you people-focused?

  • Do you have a background in retail or customer service?

  • Do you have experience of managing a social enterprise?

​​Closing Date: Monday 20th January, 9am​

Interview Date: Monday 10th February

If you have questions about this role, please contact Chris Price on

020 7732 0007 or


Unrenumerated, travel expenses paid | Based in Peckham

Pecan currently has seven Trustees, two of whom have stated their intention to stand down in the next six months. We are therefore seeking to replace our retiring trustees and grow our number to eight or nine to help spread the responsibilities and add your experience and insight to our goal of enabling people to positively contribute to society.

  • Are you a committed Christian?

  • Do you have the skills and passion required to steer our strategic direction?

  • Do you have business acumen or are you social media savvy?

  • Are you familiar with the Southwark community or have you experienced Pecan’s services?

​Closing Date: Monday 10th February, 9am

​Interview Date: 17th-28th February

If you have questions about this role, please contact Chris Price on

020 7732 0007 or

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