Trainee Policy Adviser - NFU Cymru

Membership & Regions
Fixed Term Contract
35 hours per week
Starting salary £24,500
Competitive benefits
NFU Cymru - Wales
Applications by 03 October 2021

Trainee Policy Adviser - NFU Cymru 

Salary, circa £24,500 per annum

2 Year Fixed Term Contract

NFU Cymru HQ – Builth Wells



About you

You will have a passion for agriculture and a good degree, typically 2:1 or above and have excellent team working, problem solving and communication skills. The desire to represent and help our farmers and growers is an essential requirement. Knowledge of the agricultural industry or a background in farming would be a distinct advantage.   


About the role

You will work alongside NFU Cymru specialists supporting our policy and communication work across a range of agricultural, environmental, rural affairs and parliamentary matters. You will assist the team with the planning, preparation and drafting of reports and documents to maximise the impact of NFU Cymru policy work. 


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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