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Economist – ALICE Project – 22 Month Fixed Term Contract

REF: IRC234392

DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI)

SALARY: £30,149 - £ 31,760

LOCATION: AFBI Headquarters, Newforge Lane, Belfast

This project has been supported by the EU’s INTERREG VA Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB).

An exciting opportunity to work as part of the interreg project ALICE within AFBI-Economics, contributing to the development of a Payment for Ecosystem Services scheme for Northern Ireland/Republic of Ireland, France, Spain and Portugal.

Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information, including the duties and responsibilities of the post and the criteria to be used during the recruitment and selection process, please click on the Candidate Information Booklet link below.

In order to apply for this position, please click on the "Apply for this job online" link below to register to this vacancy and to submit an online application.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:
HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 300 330. Email:

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC234391

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and Females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI.

AFBI is an Equal Opportunities Employer