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How to choose the right Greene King job for you

Charlotte  Insley  (She/Her) our consultant managing the role

Are you ready to join us and be part of something that is truly special?


No matter who you are, or where you’ve come from, at Greene King, you’ll be working alongside talented people who love what they do. And we're always on the lookout for like-minded foodies to join us on this delicious journey.


Whether you are a seasoned pro or a fresh-faced newbie who's just starting out, there is a place for you. Explore what you’ll be doing with our role overviews and find a job you love with our tips below.

  • Head Office Jobs
  • Pub Management Jobs
  • Bar and Waiting Jobs
  • Brewing and Brands Jobs
  • Apprenticeships
  • Kitchen Jobs

Pin down your skills and interests

Step one has to be jotting down your skills and interests. After all, you want to find a job that will match your strengths and passions. That's the secret to being fulfilled in your role and bringing your A-game because when you're doing something you truly enjoy, putting in that extra effort just feels like a no brainer. Plus, think of the time you'll save applying to jobs that wouldn't be the perfect match.

Our values and culture

Before you join any company, you should think about its values and culture. Will they be a good fit for you? As we go on a journey to become the pride of British hospitality, our values and culture are more than words on a page.


Our teams live and breathe our values and fulfil our purpose of pouring happiness into lives every day. You are probably wondering, what are our values?


  • Customer-first
  • We care
  • Freedom to succeed
  • Take ownership
  • Win, learn and celebrate together


Whether you work at one of our pubs, restaurants, hotels, head offices, or breweries – our teams make us who we are. Our culture is based on empowering and uplifting our people, giving back to local communities, and creating joy.

Head Office Jobs

Working at happiness HQ, you’ll be part of a team that keeps our 2,600 sites running smoothly and you’ll have plenty of opportunities to choose from. Whether you enjoy ensuring our team members get the recognition, training, and support they need, or getting technical and ensuring our systems stand up to the demands of today, there is something for everyone.


Our HQ teams include HR, IT, Finance, Marketing and Digital, Property, Legal & Risk, Transformation, Trading, and Customer Service.

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Have you got what it takes?  

Our customers are at the heart of our business and the HQ teams keep the drinks flowing, helping us delight our customers. To be successful within these roles, you’ll be organised and know what it takes to bring things to life. This is an opportunity to see your projects go from an idea to execution company-wide.

Pub Management Jobs

As Pub Management, you’ll be heading up happiness at Greene King. Great pub experiences don’t just happen, they are created in the details and that’s where you come in. You’ll lead a team to create warm and inviting experiences for every customer.


Our Pub Management jobs include General Manager, Assistant Manager, and Area Manager.

Have you got what it takes?

You’ll be a natural leader with the ability to lead by example, motivate, inspire and manage a team. You’re the first port of call and we’ll rely on you to keep everything running smoothly.

Bar and Waiting Jobs

You’ll be raising the bar by delivering outstanding value, unforgettable service, and unbeatable quality. At Greene King, we believe your role is more than just pouring a point or delivering food to tables, you are delighting our customers again and again. We are on a mission to become the pride of British hospitality and you’ll be the face of this mission.


Our Bar and Waiting jobs include Bar Staff, Waiting Staff and Team Leaders.

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Have you got what it takes?

You’ll have a flair for making people feel welcome and putting a smile on their faces. Patience and attention to detail are what will make our customers' experiences special.


Kitchen Jobs

From quick lunches to pub dinners, you’ll be delivering delicious food day in and day out. If you love the heat of a kitchen and are hot on hygiene, cooking up happiness in the Greene King kitchens could be for you.


Our Kitchen jobs include Kitchen Manager, Chef, and Kitchen Assistant.

Have you got what it takes?

To work in the kitchen, you’ll enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and keeping up with changing demands. For these roles, you’ll be easily adaptable and reliable.


Brewing and Brands Jobs

In this team, you’ll be bringing our award-winning beers to life. You might be finding new and exciting ways to make great beer or making sure our beers get to the pub. Whatever your role, you’ll play a part in crafting perfect brews.


Our Brewing and Brands jobs include Brewery, Driving, Production, Warehouse and Logistics, and Sales and Marketing.

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Have you got what it takes?

Depending on the role you go for, you’ll have a combination of technical skills and industry knowledge and the eagerness to put these together to deliver perfection. This team are pros when it comes to working independently and as part of a team.


As a Greene King Apprentice, you will gain hands-on experience, and learn from seasoned professionals. Over the course of your Apprenticeship, you’ll be working towards a nationally recognised qualification, all whilst getting paid.


Our Apprenticeships include a Chef Apprenticeship, Bar & Waiting Apprenticeship, and a Team Leader Apprenticeship.

Have you got what it takes?

With no entry requirements - we are looking for personality and passion! As an Apprentice, you’ll be naturally curious and eager to learn.

Join one of Britain’s best-loved hospitality brands

We want to make Greene King a place where all team members feel safe being who they are, so each person can reach their full potential and thrive at work. With plenty of room to progress and develop your career, you’ll be pouring happiness into lives alongside our dedicated teams.


Find the right Greene King career for you.

Charlotte  Insley  (She/Her) our consultant managing the role


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