Appointment of Members - Food and Drink Wales Industry Board

Body: Food and Drink Wales Industry Board
Appointing Department: Welsh Government
Sector: Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Location: The board’s meetings will be held at various locations in Wales which are convenient to the board.
Skills required: Business / Commercial
Number of Vacancies: 4
Remuneration: No
Time Requirements: Members will be expected to be available to work a minimum of one day per three months as the Board will meet at least four times a year.

Campaign Timeline

  • Competition Launched

    30/07/2020

  • Closed for Applications

    30/08/2020 at 16:00

  • Panel Sift

    21/09/2020

  • Final Interview Date

    09/10/2020

  • Announcement

    TBC

 

Assessment Panel

Vacancy Description

As a member, you will be expected to: 

  • attend board meetings when requested 
  • remain up to date with developments and current needs of the food sector 
  • have a very good knowledge of food industry, its sub-sectors and food chain interdependencies and opportunities within the UK, European Union and the rest of the world 
  • have a clear understanding and commitment to Nolan 7 principles of public life.

Person Specification

Essential Criteria

  • excellent knowledge of food industry in Wales, UK, EU or global 
  • financial, commercial or governance experience at a senior level 
  • significant experience of some sub sectors such as dairy, meat, bakery, organic, horticulture, fisheries or aquaculture sector 
  • food manufacturing and/or markets development 
  • good understanding of the food chain and its interdependencies 
  • considerable knowledge of business management or research or marketing or innovation or skills development 
  • committed to the principles of equality, diversity and accountability

Additional Information

For further information regarding the selection process, please contact:

Public Appointments Public Bodies Unit Email: publicappointments@gov.wales

For further information regarding the role of the Food and Drink Wales Industry Board and the role of member(s) please contact David Morris:

Tel: 0300 025 7944 Email: Chair.FDWIB@gov.wales

If you need any further assistance in applying for this role, please contact publicappointments@gov.wales.

For further information about Public Appointments in Wales, please visit www.gov.wales/publicappointments

How to Apply

To make an application please visit the Welsh Government public appointment website here https://cymru-wales.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/mobile-0/appcentre-3/brand-2/xf-91c4cdaac432/candidate/so/pm/1/pl/8/opp/6839-Appointment-of-Members-Food-and-Drink-Wales-Industry-Board/en-GB

 

Attachments
Doc 7a - Information for Candidates [15 July]
Doc 7b - Information for Candidates [Welsh] [15 July]
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