AHDB Dairy Board Member Recruitment

Published 15 November 16

The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) is looking for 2 dairy farmers to join the sector board of its GB dairy division.

As a new Board member you will assist your chair in developing strategy. We are seeking industry specialists who will play an active role for the Dairy industry and command the respect of their peers.

AHDB is funded by the collection of statutory financial levies, which are used to carry out R&D, market intelligence, knowledge exchange, marketing and export activities to support the sectors to become truly world class.

Appointments are for three-year terms from April 2017 and require up to two days per month commitment per year, including attendance at board meetings.

Remuneration is currently payable at £256.25 per day plus expenses.

Candidates must demonstrate a good working knowledge of the Dairy sector and have experience of developing and implementing strategy.

An information pack with details of how to apply can be obtained from: Christine.standley@ahdb.org.uk  Closing date for applications is 5pm on 5 December 2016.