Wednesday, 16 December 2009
The Welsh Cider & Perry Society has a couple of job vacancies:
Job Description and Person Specification (1F/T or 2 PT posts)
The Welsh Perry and Cider Society December 2009
Development Officer: WPCS, the Welsh Perry and Cider Society, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Development Officer(s) with excellent communication skills.
Specifically you will be responsible for the development and management of a number of projects which are designed to promote Welsh Cider and Perry in the UK and abroad. The projects include the development of an International Cider Festival and coordinating a series of training courses aimed at cider and perry producers to improve their technical skills as well as business management skills. This post is funded by Welsh Assembly Government’s Supply Chain Efficiency Scheme (EU)
This position represents an excellent opportunity for a Development Officer with proven experience in a comparative industry to extend their development and marketing expertise in a busy and successful not for‐profit organisation.
Contract length: 12 months with possibility of extending for a further 24 months
Holiday: 25 days plus statutory holidays
The job will include occasional weekend and evening work which is not remunerated; a flexible
approach to working hours is therefore essential. Time in lieu will be offered.
Travel to meetings and events within Wales and possibly the UK will be required.
Job Title: Development Officer (Full Time or 2 Part Time)
Hours: 37.5 hours (or 18.75 hours x 2 job sharing)
Location: Based in South Wales
Responsible to: WPCS Directors
Not bad for £30k a year, though the ability to sing "I've got a brand new combine harvester" in Welsh is not a prerequisite. It appears this post is funded from the Welsh Assembly Government via European money. Good to see that after years of Johnny Foreigner and Bingo Bongo taking the piss with funds from Europe that the Welsh Assembly Government have decided to start following the bandwagon.
Deadline for applications is the Friday 8th January 2010.
Full Job description here
Also a job for an admin assistant here