Job Vacancies

The Association for Nutrition is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications for positions available from all suitably qualified persons regardless of race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Job Vacancies at AfN

Accreditation Assessors

The Association for Nutrition is inviting registered nutritionists (RNutr) to join our team of dedicated Accreditation Assessors. 

External Job Opportuntities for Registrants

Science and Policy Project Manager

World Cancer Research Fund International are seeking a Science and Policy Project Manager. The individual will provide project management support across the science and policy departments for the core programmes and for cross cutting activities such as conferences and communications.

Professor of Human Health & Nutrition

The School of Biological Sciences (SBS) and Institute for Global Food Security (IGFS) at Queen’s University Belfast is currently seeking to appoint a World-leading Professor in Human Nutrition and Health to enhance delivery on strategy 2030.

Performance Nutritionist

The post holder is responsible for developing and delivering a player-centered nutrition support service to players in the Academy, National Talent Squad (NTS), and National U20 players (not in the NTS) to optimize their health, development, and performance.

Research Fellow in Agriculture-Food Systems for Nutrition

We are seeking to appoint a Research Fellow for Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions (IMMANA) programme. IMMANA’s aim is to accelerate the development of a robust scientific evidence base needed to guide changes in global agriculture and food systems to feed the world’s population in a way that is both healthy and sustainable. The post-holder will work in close collaboration with the IMMANA Principal Investigator and Prof. Sera Young (Northwestern University) but is expected to develop and execute an independent body of academic work of highest standards within the thematic scope of IMMANA.

Performance Nutritionist

Brighton & Hove Albion FC are looking to recruit a nutritionist to contribute and deliver on the nutrition service provision at the club with the majority of your time supporting our women’s first team, girls academy and boys academy. You will continually review the quality and impact of performance nutrition support for players at the club and work closely with other nutritionists, multi-disciplinary team and coaching staff in determining appropriate methods of implementing the overall programme of nutrition service, including strategic support, educational programmes, individual consultations and group sessions as required.

Performance Nutritionist

Loughborough College are seeking a highly committed and motivated Performance Nutritionist to support and educate students, to enable them to fulfill their potential and progress to their next steps. In particular, the successful candidate will deliver activity as part of the Diploma in Sporting Excellence qualification.


The post holder will contribute to the provision of high-quality food and nutrition education and capacity building as part of the Nutrition Skills for Life programme within ABUHB. They will participate in the achievement of the Health Board’s mission and quality objectives by providing high quality, safe, efficient and effective Nutrition/Dietetic services within available resources and in accordance with their registration and Code of Practice of the BDA/ Association for Nutrition (UKVRN).

Research Scientist – Dietary Modelling

The post holder will expand data on the nutrient composition of foods to include dietary factors that modify iron and zinc bioavailability, to estimate iron/zinc bioavailability in foods and in dietary intake data. Some of these dietary factors are already included in national composition tables, but others such as polyphenols and phytate are not.