In a world of conformity, where being different is lambasted and even caring to challenge is beaten to a pulp by those with deep pockets, we dare to stand out.

At THE PROTEIN WORKS™, we eat, sleep and breathe what we do to the point that passion and life blur into a single vision. We don't do corporate, and we definitely don't do one size fits all. For us, if you're not committed to what you do, then you're doing the wrong thing.

With more innovations in products and digital marketing than the competition have had hot dinners, we have grown in a very short space of time to be a pan-European nutrition brand that defies all logic.

For sure, we're fast growing, multi-award winning and the bane of every fat cat business that plays in OUR space. We innovate, formulate and produce over 1,000 product lines, most of them from right here at TPW™ Towers in Runcorn, Cheshire. That's pretty cool however you look at it.



THE PROTEIN WORKS™ is a cutting-edge nutrition brand designed for anyone looking to improve the way they look, feel and live. The challenges to eating healthy are bigger than ever. Busy lives - time poor, low quality ingredients - nutritionally deficient, fast food proliferation - increased obesity, and so on all mean making the right choices when it comes to nutrition and diet are incredibly important. We use only natural ingredients and flavours, the know-how from elite sports nutrition and a rude amount of creative genius to create epic tasting protein snacks, foods and shakes to rock your world.

Whether you are looking to lose a few pounds, tone up, nail that six pack or even just fuel up better than the day before, we have the range and the nutritionals to help get you there. We bake ground-breaking protein snacks in our very own in-house Protein Bakery. The best tasting nut butters come out of our unique Protein Nuttery and if you're looking for the ultimate in protein shakes, well come on in, you're in the right place!



First and foremost, we're based smack bang in the heart of the Northwest England, alternatively known as the Palo Alto of the UK, this is a hotbed of digital talent and you must live or want to live here to be a part of our tribe. We believe in total commitment to the cause and to a team ethic that borders on obsession.

We don't make and sell curtains or paper clips (with no disrespect to those that do), we work to help change peoples' lives and that matters a hell of lot to everyone that works here. If you're extraordinary at what you do and want to join our team, then we want to hear from you.

Current Vacancies

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As the German Country Manager, you will have full control of developing the fastest growing sports nutrition brand in the largest sports nutrition market in Europe. Your German language skills, both written and verbal, coupled with exceptional digital expertise will be utilised to the full in this exciting role. You will have access to the full marketing mix and be working as part of the Digital Marketing Team of the Year 2014.

Ideally, you will possess previous experience of working in an e-commerce environment and have the drive and focus to not only hit targets, but smash them. You should have a strong awareness of affiliate marketing, SEO, website content, social media and email marketing, coupled with a commercial flair.


  • Degree educate
  • Passion to learn and thrive in a fast based digital team
  • Fluent German speaker
  • Keen interest in sports nutrition and eCommerce
  • Graduates welcome

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Customer Service Representative

We're committed to giving our customers the best possible experience, as part of this we are dedicated to hiring the very best sports nutritionists to join our team of TPW™ Ninja's that make up the UK's best customer service team. We are as innovative we are customer service as we are with our products, looking to go above and beyond our loyal customers expectations. As a member of this team you will be challenged to do so much more then just answering phones, from bespoke nutrition advice through to dealing with large trade customers, this role is extremely varied with a focus on developing your knowledge in all areas of business.

Interested? Well, we are only looking for the very best. If that's you, then get in touch right now!


  • Degree Educated
  • Keen interest in health and fitness advantageous
  • A passion for driving efficiencies and change

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Graduate Opportunities

We are always on the look out for the very best graduates on the market. If you're a graduate and feel you have the drive and commitment to succeed at the cutting-edge of e-commerce and operations, then get in touch. We want someone with that can-do attitude, willingness to learn and a genuine passion for the exciting projects we undertake on a daily basis here at The Protein Works

Right now, we have several graduate opportunities across the business, so don't delay and get in touch today. We offer an excellent work environment here in Runcorn, Cheshire. You'll become part of an award-winning team and have real responsibility within our fast-paced world.


  • Degree Educated
  • All areas of study and career path are welcome
  • Preferably one year's experience in a similar role.

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Head of Operations / General Manager

We are a dynamic multi-faceted operation with both production and warehouse facilities all on one site. We develop our own products and distribute to over 50 countries. We're looking for an exceptional Head of Operations to take responsibility for TPW's supply chain. You must be hands on, and think strategically when required. Inspirational, motivational and have the unique ability to get the best out of every member of your team. It's key you love a challenge and want to be part of this incredible journey we are on. That means, analysing all areas of the operation to improve efficiencies, processes, and Health & Safety.

We are only looking for the very best. If that's you, then get in touch right now! We offer an unique opportunity to be part of the senior management team of the New Business of the Year 2014 in Runcorn, Cheshire.


  • 10+ Years experience in a fast paced supply chain operation
  • A track record of delivering demonstrable success
  • A passion for driving efficiencies and change

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Magento Software Engineer / PHP Mid-Weight Developer

Software engineer working on the Magento platform within an in-house team of developers. This role is ideal for an experienced and talented mid-weight developer looking for their next challenge. It's an exceptional opportunity that requires drive, commitment and passion in becoming a key part of the team for a multi-national, multi-store platform.

The right candidate will be a hands-on developer with full stack capability. Your experience and expertise will be vital in delivering the future strategy of the business. We offer an unique opportunity to be part of the senior management team of the New Business of the Year 2014 in Runcorn, Cheshire.


  • Perform as key developer within a small and dynamic team in a fast growth business
  • Knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming
  • Familiar with SQL/NoSQL databases



  • Sports Nutrition Advisors - If you love helping people achieve their goals and are qualified to do so then let us know. Friendly, passionate, helpful. Get in touch!
  • Website Technology - Whatever your area of online technical expertise - developer, project manager, analyst, tester, engineer, we want to hear from you. Get in touch!
  • Customer Service Representatives - We're committed to giving our customers the best possible experience. Interested to become part of our WOW team? Get in touch!
  • Digital Graphic Designers - If you're an online designer looking for a new challenge, whatever your level. Creative, talented, mobile friendly. Get in touch!
  • Digital Marketers - The team here have won several digital awards so they're a talented bunch, but we're always interested in adding to the crew. Get in touch!
  • Warehouse & Production Team - We have a wide range of opportunities in our operational teams, whatever your level, we'd like to hear from you. Get in touch!
  • New Product Developers - If you're exceptional at product development and innovating at pace in sports nutrition, then throw your hat in the ring. Get in touch!
  • Newly Graduated? - Just out of uni and looking to get your foot on the career ladder? Fire over your CV and we may just have an opportunity for you. Get in touch!


Email us (ideally with your CV) via the email address below and we'll be in touch if we'd like to find out more about you.

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