Kenilworth, Warwickshire
c. £25,000 per annum
Job description
Our client is looking for an Assistant Adviser (Science and Regulatory Affairs) to contribute and assist in developing, communicating and delivering their science and regulatory affairs policies and projects. This role is key in co-ordinating and supporting a technically diverse and highly skilled team. You will be particularly involved with their work on plant health as well as on farm safety and skills projects. You will also be the secretariat for their national decision-making cross-sector group, Policy Board. Experience in organising meetings, taking minutes and providing efficient secretariat skills is therefore highly desirable.
You will also be required to develop articles and newsletters on emerging issues, under the guidance of technical experts, showing creativity and strong communication skills. You will contribute to the reach of the Science and Regulatory Affairs work and messages, promoting the team’s activity via newsletters, publications and social media.

Assistant Adviser Requirements:

Are you a conscientious individual, who is highly organised and who likes working with people? Our client is looking for someone who is a great team player, with the ability to work proactively, accurately and to deadlines.
You will be able to demonstrate strong attention to detail and the ability to synthesise and communicate technical and complex information for a non-technical audience. You will either possess or be keen to develop an interest in farming issues and the agricultural industry. You will have experience of secretariat duties, project management, web publishing and social media.

About our client:

They represent the interests of farmers and growers across England and Wales. Promoting the interests of farmers and growers, they aim to influence decision making at the highest levels to create an environment in which their members can be successful.

Why join their team?

Working for them means that you will become part of their friendly environment. You will work with great people, recognised for their knowledge and expertise. They are a team committed to their work, with a good work-life balance. Benefits include 25 days annual leave (plus statutory bank holidays, and increasing with service), free parking, an attractive contributory, National Employment Savings Trust pension scheme, a range of discounts through their Benefits employee portal.

Location: Stoneleigh, Warwickshire
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract
Hours: Full Time, 35 per week
Salary: c. £25,000 per annum

Closing date: 10th October 2021
Interview Date: 18th October 2021

To prevent delays, if they receive potential suitable candidates for the role, they may close a vacancy early. They therefore advise applying as soon as possible.

They are an Equal Opportunities employer and values diversity.

You may have experience of the following: Writer, Social Media Platforms, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, Science & Regulatory Affairs, Secretariat/Policy Board servicing, plant health, farm safety, agricultural industry etc.

Ref: 103 109
Posted on: 23 September 2021
Closed date: 10 October 2021
Job ref: 103109
Tags: Advice, Information