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Nature Friendly Farming Network

MP Farmer Engagement Officer

37.5 hours per week

1 year contract with potential for extension

£29k per annum

Home based (England)

The Nature Friendly Farming Network (NFFN) is an organisation for farmers and the public led by nature friendly farmers across the UK.

We support farmers on their nature-friendly farming journeys and demonstrate to policy makers and the wider public what farmers can do to help wildlife, the environment and climate whilst still producing plentiful quality produce. Farmers are key to addressing the climate crisis and wildlife decline and urgent policy support is also needed to take nature friendly farming to scale.

We are seeking an inspirational and knowledgeable individual to empower farmers to engage in the political process. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator who is able to motivate and build the confidence of our members to deliver effective advocacy. They will have experience of working with political decision makers and in supporting others to become more involved in political engagement and campaigning. They will be able to deliver effective advocacy strategies which demonstrate the importance of farming’s role in addressing the nature and climate emergency. Key to the role’s success will be the ability to form effective relationships with our farmer members, decision makers and stakeholders providing a crucial link between nature friendly farming on the ground and high level policy making.

This job will require regular travel to coordinate site visits between farmer members and political representatives. The role is home-based, with regular travel throughout the UK

For further information and to apply, please click here

Closing Date: 26/06/2022  Location: Home based (England)

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