Senior Research Economist – Regional Economics and Sustainability

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Senior researcher / group leader

AFBI is seeking an enthusiastic and innovative individual to deliver economic research.

 

REF: IRC252671

SALARY: £37,272 - £40,979

DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI)

LOCATION: AFBI Headquarters, Newforge Lane, Belfast, BT9 5PX

 

The post-holder will have the opportunity to contribute to and progress an established modelling system which is currently delivering key evidence for the UK’s devolved administrations with regard to the EU exit, as well as develop their own interests and areas of expertise. The individual will join a growing team of economists in AFBI who have an increasing role in influencing both AFBI, governmental, and industrial policies and strategies. AFBI’s expertise spans key areas of agriculture, animal and veterinary science as well as the environment, fisheries and food. As such the individual will have the opportunity to develop and deliver on a multi-disciplinary programme through integration with AFBI’s science base as well as its network of partners.

 

Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information and to apply, please go to www.nicsrecruitment.org.uk

 

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

 

HRConnect, PO Box 1089,

The Metro Building,

6-9 Donegall Square South,

Belfast, BT1 9EW.

Telephone: 0800 1 300 330.

Email: recruitment@hrconnect.nigov.net

 

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC252671

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Tuesday 7th January 2020.

Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and Females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI.

 

AFBI is an Equal Opportunities Employer

ALL APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT ARE CONSIDERED STRICTLY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT

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