Our Exciting Vacancy Includes….
The British Limousin Cattle Society (BLCS) is the United Kingdom’s largest and leading pedigree beef cattle Society. We are looking to recruit an inspiring Breed Secretary to work at the Society’s headquarters in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire.
The work of the Society, which has 3,000 members across the four home nations, is varied and the role includes overseeing the administration of the Society’s online herd book, membership administration, compilation of promotional and press material, maintenance of websites and social media content, attendance at shows, sales and events, and preparation and promotion of pedigree sales and catalogues.
The Society has an evolving and high-level breed improvement and performance recording programme. Associated to the Society is the online trading platform Semenstore.co.uk which also requires administrating and which has significant development potential. The Society will mark its 50th anniversary in 2021 and as that year approaches there will be considerable build-up work, including the organisation of national events, fundraising and sponsorship, and promotion to celebrate a landmark year.
The successful candidate will have the following experience:
- The ability to play a senior leadership role
- Business and financial planning
- Extensive knowledge and a passion for the beef industry
- Excellent marketing & communication skills, including networking and influencing key stakeholders within the industry
- Honesty, integrity and enthusiasm
- Excellent negotiation skills
- Numerate and IT literate
- Full driving licence
As a senior member of the leadership team you will be committed to the Society’s long-term goals and expected to work flexible hours. This is a demanding but hopefully rewarding role that requires energy and drive.
Salary package negotiable
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Deadline: Friday 7th February 2020
Applications & CV to BLCS Chairman:
Michael Cursiter – Arwick, Evie, Orkney, KW17 2PF Mobile: 07745272765