NFU Cymru National Policy Adviser

Membership & Regions
35 hours per week
Starting salary circa 38k
Competitive benefits
NFU Cymru - Wales
Applications by 03 October 2021

NFU Cymru National Policy Adviser

Salary, circa 38k per annum + Company Car

NFU Cymru HQ – Builth Wells



About you 

You are a good communicator, able to negotiate, politically astute with the ability to build lasting business relationships. You will have extensive knowledge and understanding of the farming industry with significant experience of working within the field of agricultural policy. 


About the role 

We have an exciting role available in our NFU Cymru team for a National Policy Adviser. You will be NFU Cymru’s nationally recognised specialist for a range of key farming sectors and interests in Wales that will include leading on our work in relation to the Dairy sector and Animal Health and Welfare. The role will involve effective liaison with Government and partners in the food and farming supply chain. 


Who are we? 

NFU Cymru represents the interests of farmers and growers across Wales. Promoting competitive and socially responsible agriculture and horticulture, we influence policy at the highest levels to ensure the long-term viability of our members.  


Working for NFU Cymru means working alongside great people who are committed to their work and recognised for their knowledge and expertise. 


Why join our team? 

Working for the NFU means that you will become part of our friendly, dedicated working environment. You will work with a highly motivated team, recognised for their knowledge and expertise and passion about food and farming. In addition to this we also offer, 25 days annual leave (plus, statutory bank holidays), and an attractive contributory, stakeholder pension scheme.


The NFU is an Equal Opportunities employer and values diversity.


A combination of Office based/Hybrid working will be considered for this role.  


The NFU reserve the right to close the application window early.


Closing date:             3 October 2021


Interview Date:            TBC


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