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Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute

  • 18a Newforge Lane,
  • Belfast,
  • Co. Antrim,
  • BT9 5PX

Phone: 028 9025 5636  

Director of Sustainable Agri Food Sciences Division

Location: Belfast

Salary: £70,000 - £80,000

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  • Added
    2 weeks ago
  • Closing Date
    7th Mar 2017
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Job Summary

Employer
Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute
Job Location
Belfast
Salary
£70,000 - £80,000
Closing Date
7th March 2017
Employment Type
Permanent Full-Time
Sector
General Management   Pharmaceutical & Science  
Job Role(s)
Director
Scientist
Minimum Experience
See Job Description
Qualifications
Not Disclosed
Employer Type
Company

About the job

Director of Sustainable Agri Food Sciences Division

SALARY: £68,961 - £79,058 (2016 SCS Payable pending approval)

DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute, Northern Ireland

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to lead the Sustainable Agri Food Sciences Division in an internationally renowned scientific Institute.

The Agri Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) is a leading multidisciplinary science organisation (staff complement of circa 630 and annual budget of £50m) with a strong international reputation for excellence in science supporting the local and global agri-food sectors. The successful candidate for this post will be an outstanding research scientist who will lead, coordinate and develop AFBI's research and development strategy, inspire scientific staff and provide vision, leadership and strategic direction for the Sustainable Agri Food Sciences Division. Candidates for this position should be internationally recognised scientists with a strong track record of leading and managing collaborative research programmes and stakeholder networks, with the ability to project a clear and compelling vision of the role of science in creating a more profitable, sustainable and environmentally sensitive agri food industry.

The Director of Sustainable Agri Food Sciences Division will, along with the Directors of Veterinary Science Division and Finance and Corporate Affairs Division, be designated as Deputy Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Executive Management Team, which is responsible for the corporate management of the organisation.

For more detailed information please click on the APPLY BUTTON or contact Philip White (Workforce Planning) on 028 9025 5060.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting AFBI HR, by telephone on 028 9025 5060 or by email: recruitment@afbini.gov.uk

Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and Females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI

Closing date: 12:00 noon (UK time) on Tuesday 7 March 2017.

AFBI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER AND ALL APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WILL BE CONSIDERED ON MERIT.

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Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute

  • 18a Newforge Lane,
  • Belfast,
  • Co. Antrim,
  • BT9 5PX

Phone: 028 9025 5636  

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Director of Sustainable Agri Food Sciences Division

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