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Career Opportunities in AFBI

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The Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) is widely recognised as a leading Scientific Organisation. We offer a wide range of career development opportunities within the Scientific, Administrative and Industrial disciplines.
If you are an enthusiastic individual who wants to be challenged, has the potential to be an innovative and creative thinker in a results oriented, ever-changing scientific environment, then AFBI is your next career move.
Vacancies may arise at any of the seven sites of the Institute, all based in Northern Ireland.
AFBI also offers opportunities for Seasonal employment across it's seven sites. These posts are advertised from January onwards and details will be made available below.
Applications can be made through advertisements which appear in the local papers: Belfast Telegraph, Irish News, Newsletter and the local job markets.
The local job markets within Northern Ireland also advertise online via the following websites: www.delni.gov.uk  or www.jobcentreonline.com  
Visit the link below for current post graduate research opportunities in AFBI:

Current Vacancies

Head of Finance Branch
SALARY: £53,939 - £62,719  Ref: IRC202958
LOCATION: AFBI Newforge, Newforge Lane, Belfast
DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI)
The Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) is a leading multidisciplinary science organisation wilh a strong international reputation for scientific excellence in the areas of animal health and welfare, plant science, food safety and quality, marine and freshwater fisheries and ecosystems, the environment and agri-food and rural economics.
This is an exciting senior post for a finance professional who will be central to AFBI's vision of growing its commercial revenue and achieving financial sustainability. You will play a critical role in advancing the organisation through a period of significant change and in the development and implementation of financial strategies, plans and systems to ensure an efficient, robust financial base into the future.
Further appointments may be made from this competition should positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.
For more detailed information and to apply, please go to
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 appropriate reference number IRC202958.
Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 24th July 2015.
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