nabim Vacancies

Trade policy manager

Green Park, London | £45-55k per year plus benefits

We are looking for a highly articulate and numerate executive capable of representing the industry's interests in relation to policy, ranging from agricultural policy to trade, food safety and consumer issues.

You may have a background in agricultural economics or food technology, but a successful record in public affairs is a requirement, including the ability to construct a coherent case and communicate it persuasively to industry and government.

Main responsibilities:

Oversee and manage the association's activities in relation to:

  • Supply of wheat and raw materials
  • Related technical affairs
  • Research
  • Relations with sectoral associations, governmental organisations and other interested parties on these issues
  • Food legislation and regulatory affairs
  • Preparation and distribution of advice to members along with committee papers on these issues
  • Liaison with colleagues in relation to aspects of this work relating in particular to environment, employment affairs, training, communications and administration

Requirements:

  • Analysis of developments in the areas of responsibility
  • Identification of issues of concern to the flour milling industry
  • Recommendation of appropriate courses of action
  • Implementation of agreed policies and actions
  • Communication of information and outcomes to members and stakeholders, as appropriate

Each of these activities may, to a greater or lesser extent, be shared with colleagues and members. 

Like other staff at 21 Arlington Street, the postholder may be required at times to assist in areas outside his/her normal sphere of activity, depending on the available resources.

Please apply in writing enclosing a full CV to Recruitment, nabim, 21 Arlington Street, London, SW1A 1RN or email Recruitment@nabim.org.uk