Project Development Officer

Glyndwr University - Land Based Studies

Fixed Term (28 months)

Wrexham Glyndwr University has been successful in its project application through the Welsh Government Rural Communities - Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, which is funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the Welsh Government. The aim of this project is to develop clusters of horticulture businesses involved in increasing product shelf life and reducing harvest waste.

The Project Development Officer will provide liaison with businesses and other stakeholders, organising events and training and maintaining the stakeholder database.

This post is an important new role in the Welsh horticulture industry and represents a significant opportunity to develop the strategies of supply chains.

For further information about the work taking place in Wrexham Glyndwr University, see:

For further details please contact Prof. David Skydmore - email

Closing date for receipt of applications is 23 October 2017, applicants are advised to apply early, we reserve the right to close a vacancy prior to the closing date if a high number of applications are received.

Interviews will be held week commencing 6th November 2017.

Please note CVs will not be accepted unless accompanied by a completed application form.

To apply in Welsh, please complete the attached application form and return to

I wneud cais yn Gymraeg, cwblhewch y ffurflen atodedig a'i dychwelyd at

This post is part-funded through the Welsh Government Rural Communities -Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, which is funded by the Welsh Government and the European Union.

Ariennir y swydd hon yn rhannol drwy Gymunedau Gwledig Llywodraeth Cymru - Rhaglen Datblygu Gwledig Cymru 2014-2020 a gyllidwyd gan Lywodraeth Cymru a’r Undeb Ewropeaidd.

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