Appointments to the Board of Bord Bia

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill three vacancies on the Board of Bord Bia to represent respectively each of the following:

• Sustainability
• Amenity Horticulture
• Health and Nurition

Essential:

For all three roles listed below, candidates must demonstrate a significant level of experience, at an appropriately senior level in at least two of the following:
• Marketing and communications
• Quality assurance and standards
• Executive management experience
• Prior board membership
• Risk management
• Corporate governance

Vacancy no. 1 : - Sustainability

Candidates for this role must also demonstrate
• Specialised and extensive knowledge of environmental sustainability in the agri-food sector together with significant experience of applying environmental sustainability in a commercial agri-food setting.
• Knowledge and understanding of the agri-food industry

Vacancy no. 2 : - Amenity Horticulture

Candidates for this role must also demonstrate
• Specialised and extensive knowledge of amenity horticulture together with significant experience of implementing amenity horticulture in a commercial horticulture setting.

Vacancy no. 3 : - Health and Nutrition

Candidates for this role must also demonstrate
• Significant professional expertise in health and nutrition together with significant commercial experience in health and nutrition in the agri-food sector, including consumer-facing or consumer-focused experience.
• Knowledge and understanding of the agri-food industry

Desirable for all roles:

Knowledge/experience in two or more of the following areas:
• Brand development
• Public relations
• Insight and innovation
• Finance
• Education and talent development
• Home market, overseas markets, route to market
• Legal frameworks
• Supply chain expertise
• Business scale-up

Closing Date:  15:00 on Friday 10th December 2021

Dublin

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