Up & Running Career Opportunities

If you love running and fitness then why not come and work for the UK's number one specialist running retailer where you can be surrounded by your passion every day? 

Working in the heart of the local running community you will be able to advise runners at all levels. With full product training you will really get to know the nitty-gritty of our products and be able to pass this on to our customers so they can be advised on what will really work for them.

We are incredibly proud to have won numerous awards for our customer service and our friendly staff are the reason for this, find out how to join one of our teams today and view our current vacancies below.

Find out all about what our staff have been up from Brand Experience days, to daily life working with us. Scroll down to read the latest staff stories.


Our current vacancies are listed below, just scroll through and click to apply. If you are an organised individual with excellent customer service skills and your passion is running and fitness then why not apply for one of these exciting roles today.

If you want to apply by post, please send through a Cover Letter, your CV and which role you are applying for to:

George Cunningham, Up & Running, 16 Station Parade, Harrogate, HG1 1UE.


  • 28 days paid holiday per year (pro rata) 
  • 1 extra birthday holiday day   
  • Employer Contributory Pension
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • Enhanced Statutory Sick Pay  
  • Full training on all aspects of the role
  • Employee Recognition  
  • Brand immersion days
  • Race entries (previous opportunities for staff include Lakeland 50, Reading Half and London Marathon)
  • Generous staff purchase scheme 
  • Generous product testing allocation  
  • Full Access Employees Assistance Programme (EAP) Health Assured 
  • Social events throughout the year (Subject to Covid restrictions) 
  • Refreshments provided (teas coffees, milk etc) plus regular cake days 
  • Paid lunch break

*Subject to Terms & Conditions. Please contact careers@upandrunning.co.uk for more information.