Commercial and Membership Director

  • Job Reference: MTC415
  • Date Posted: 27 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Smart Hire
  • Location: Antrim BT15 3DA
  • Salary: £60,045 to £70,640
  • Sector: Executive Positions, Agricultural
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Commercial and Membership Director

Antrim BT15 3DA (Hybrid working)

£60,045 – £70,640 per year

Permanent; Full Time

The agriculture and agri-food sectors are vital contributors to the Northern Ireland economy and the largest private sector employers. The Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) is the main representative body for the sector with more than 12,000 memberships representing their interests at home and abroad. Based in Belfast, this is an exciting opportunity to work as a key member of the UFU’s senior management team, in a very high profile, busy, diverse and rewarding environment.

Reporting to the Chief Executive, some of the main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Direct line management responsibility for the UFU’s Group Manager Network, membership and events teams.
  • Drive the membership forward by increasing membership, retention of existing members and enhancement of member engagement and satisfaction.
  • Maximise the UFU’s membership income and drive non membership related income.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a knowledge of local agriculture coupled with at least 5 years commercial experience or equivalent experience in meeting performance targets in a results driven environment.

You must have a third level qualification in agriculture or a business-related subject or 10 years relevant experience and have managed teams effectively for at least 3 years.

Benefits include: hybrid working; 25 days annual leave exclusive of public and bank holidays; employer contribution to private pension scheme (up to 5%); car mileage for travel; cycle to work scheme; employee assistance programme.

The closing date for receipt of the application is Friday 26th July 2024 at 4.00pm.

If this sounds like you, please hit apply now!

Reference: MTC415

Vacancy: Commercial and Membership Director

Location: Antrim BT15 3DA (Hybrid working)

Salary: £60,045 – £70,640 per year

Hours: Permanent; Full Time

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