FWH Operations intern (2 positions open)


  • Internship

To apply for this job please visit olioex.com.


OLIO is on a mission to get the world sharing more, caring more and wasting less. OLIO is an app that connects neighbours with each other, so food and household items can be shared, not thrown away. In just 5 years, OLIO has grown into a global movement with over 3.7 million users in 60+ countries, who have together shared over 20 million portions of food.

Underpinning this incredible growth has been our volunteer programme, with over 50,000 people reaching out to spread the word about OLIO in their local community and rescue unsold food.


In order to accelerate OLIO to its next level in growth and impact, we are recruiting for Food Waste Hero Operations interns to join our team for 3 months (Monday-Thursday). You will report into either Fran Benson (Account Setup and Performance Manager), or Anna Lopez-Fujimaki (Operations Manager).

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Conducting user research of our Food Waste Heroes to better understand their user experience and journey
  • Identifying areas for improvement in compliance and/or and customer support
  • Working with various team members and stakeholders to implement new operational processes
  • Supporting the OLIO Food Waste Hero Operations team as needed on a broad range of other projects

    OLIO is a remote-first company, however for London based team members there is the ability to co-work as well.


    Our ideal candidate will first and foremost be as passionate about our mission as we are! In addition to this, you will have the following experience and skills:

    • Projects, university or voluntary work in the field of social good or environmentalism
    • A high level of organisational skills and attention to detail
    • Proficient at managing work independently, as well as in a team
    • Articulate and confident working with people from all walks of life and communicating with them across

    various platforms • A can-do attitude!


    Please send your CV and covering email covering your availability and explaining why you are the right person for this role to careers@olioex.com with subject line – Application: Food Waste Hero Operations intern