We are seeking high quality
candidates for the post of Consultant.
Salary: Competitive plus benefits (medical and
Start Date: ASAP
Closing Date for Applications: 12 noon, Monday
The post is for an initial 18
months with the potential for extension.
As a key member of NNFCC
reporting to a member of the management team you will take on responsibility
for the day-to-day delivery of NNFCC inputs into the Agrocycle project
(www.agrocycle.eu/) examining ways to recycle and add value to wastes
from the Agri-Food sector and build solid business cases for these.
The post requires the ability to
rapidly assimilate and critically analyse data and information in a
well-planned and efficient manner, and to communicate information clearly and
concisely. Individuals must have strong verbal and written communication skills
and demonstrate the ability to work within a flexible team environment. The
ability to confidently present work to project partners/clients and at conferences
is essential, as is the ability to effectively co-ordinate the inputs of other
partners contributing to delivery.
Qualified to at least degree
level in a relevant discipline. The ideal candidate will demonstrate analytical
skills and a broad understanding of the issues involved and possess experience
of working in a relevant field covering issues such as developing circular
economy practices; adding value to waste and process by-products; supply chain
analysis or business model analysis. Experience may have been gained either in industry or as part of an MSc
or PhD. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong understanding of the
drivers for, and challenges faced by the emerging circular and bio-based economy.
The role is ideally suited to
candidates with a strong environmental, science or technology background
looking to apply their knowledge in the areas of business, technology and
policy assessment. Experience in strategic business analysis, agricultural or product
supply chains would be considered advantageous.
Regular travel inside and outside
of the UK will be required to attend project meetings and workshops. Individuals
must have the ability to work in the UK and travel freely in Europe.
The role provides a great
opportunity for ambitious individuals to apply their knowledge and skills
within a high profile and rapidly growing business sector and to drive forward
a low carbon circular economy based on renewable materials.
should include a covering letter, full Curriculum Vitae and be sent to:
Biocentre, York Science Park, Heslington,
YORK, YO10 5DG
Email to: email@example.com
The right of abode and to
work legally in the UK is an essential requirement for the position advertised.