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Explore our Restaurant roles

Serving delicious food and keeping customers happy has always been at the heart of what we do. Search our restaurant jobs across the UK and Ireland, from Management to Team Member roles.

Explore Restaurant roles

Explore our Support Centre roles

Go behind the scenes and be the backbone of our restaurants. Explore opportunities in Marketing, Finance, International, HR, Supply Chain, Customer Excellence, IT and more.

Explore Support Centre roles

Our top picks. They’re going fast, so act now.

Restaurant Team Member roles

Greeting guests with a smile. Flaring dough with panache. Making sure the restaurant runs like a well-oiled machine. Find your place in the team.

Restaurant Management roles

Take control of a restaurant, become an entrepreneur and inspire your team to exceed your high expectations.

Multi site Management roles

Expand your management horizons and take charge of a fleet of restaurants. Steer a dozen sites and inspire the teams with your vision and commercial acumen.

Firezza roles

Go mobile and help get our great flavours into customers’ homes. Can you deliver, whether as a Store Manager, Assistant Manager, Chef, Driver or Receptionist?

Support Centre roles

Calling all professionals. Marketing, Finance, IT, HR, Admin, Customer Service, Communications, Quality Control, Supply Chain, Design and more – find where you fit in.

Qualifications: Apprenticeships

Earn while you learn – and get an accredited qualification too. Start a new career in back of house, front of house or management.


If you’re studying for a Hospitality or Business degree with a year in industry, our Undergraduate Assistant Management scheme could be just the ticket.


Exceptions to the rule 

Our family includes a group of restaurants that we call our Exceptions. From The Yard in hip Shoreditch to The Wharf, beautifully situated on London’s Southbank. We also operate a Gourmet Pizza restaurant, next to the Thames. Finally, we have Café Bar Marzano in Norwich.

Apply for roles in our Exceptions restaurants

Discover other opportunities

There’s more to PizzaExpress than meets the eye. Discover what restaurants we’re planning to open and how to get a job there. Or find out how to apply for a role at our restaurants in Ireland and further afield.

Our planned restaurants

We currently have 450 restaurants across the UK and Ireland and we’re planning on opening more. Want to see what's coming up?

See planned restaurants

Our restaurants in Ireland

Did you know we have 14 restaurants in Ireland too, operating under our Milano brand? We’re always on the lookout for people with flair – who share our passion for great ingredients, and impeccable service. Sound like you?

Explore our available vacancies

Bringing delicious pizza to the world

Want to work at one of our international restaurants?  We’d love to hear from you! Our international restaurants recruit at a local level, so while you can’t apply direct from here, you can contact them via the relevant international website.

Explore our international restaurants


Tomasz – Back of House Trainer

"Since 2008, I’ve gone from Trainee Pizzaiolo and Pizzaiolo of the Year winner, to Back of House Trainer. My next goal? Operational Trainer.”

Read Tomasz's story

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About us

Our history

In 1965 London’s Soho was the undisputed epicentre of cool and our founder, Peter Boizot, knew it. With just a pizza oven brought over from Italy, Peter opened the first PizzaExpress restaurant on Wardour Street, in the heart of Soho.

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