Head of Agri-Environment Branch - Belfast
Head of Agri-Environment Branch
Salary: GBP56,252 - GBP63,346
Location: AFBI Newforge, 18a Newforge Lane, Belfast, BT9 5PX
This position offers a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic and innovative scientist to lead significant agri-environment research programmes within the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI). The successful candidate will contribute to the strategic development of AFBI and play a critical role in advancing the organisation and in the development and implementation of scientific strategies, plans and systems to ensure an efficient and robust base into the future. You will demonstrate strong leadership and change management skills and deliver results which will contribute to the success of the agri-food industry in Northern Ireland and beyond.
Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.
For more detailed information and to apply, please click on the 'Apply' button.
Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting: HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 . Email:
All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC219643.
Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 4th August 2017.
Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and Females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI.
AFBI is an Equal Opportunities Employe. ALL APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT ARE CONSIDERED STRICTLY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT