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Come and work with a great team and discover a range of worthwhile career opportunities with CIEL in the agri-tech and food supply chain sector.

We are the UK’s Centre for Innovation Excellence in Livestock, one of the UK’s four Agri-Tech Centres of agricultural innovation, established as a key pillar of the UK Government’s Agri-tech Strategy and a world-leading farm animal research alliance, helping to bring new technologies and processes to livestock food production within the UK and worldwide. If you would like to learn more about CIEL, take a look at our About Us page.

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    Current opportunities

    Thank you for your interest in joining us at CIEL. We currently have a number of exciting new opportunities to be part of the team as we look to extend the support we offer the UK livestock sector. Please explore the roles below that we are currently recruiting for. A full job description is available to download for each. The closing date for all applications is 1 June 2022.

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    As CIEL’s Strategic Partnerships Manager you will be part of the Leadership Team, helping us to identify and respond to collaborative working opportunities, identifying future investment opportunities, developing strategy and strengthening our links to key stakeholders and partners.

    You will have exemplary leadership skills, a strong existing network in agri-tech and agrifood, and an instinctively collaborative approach to creating opportunity and working in partnership.

    To download the full role description and person specification, please click here.

    As CIEL’s Project Manager you will be part of the Business Research & Delivery team helping us to ensure the smooth delivery of our internal and external projects.

    Our external projects often involve multiple partners and cross-industry engagement, so you need to be someone who is focussed, organised and good at managing complex relationships.

    For our internal projects, the successful candidate will drive project management discipline across CIEL’s expanding team and remit, helping to establish effective processes, responsibilities and timelines across a range of diverse activity.

    To download the full role description and person specification, please click here.

    As CIEL’s Animal Health Specialist you will help to identify the challenges and objectives to support the UK agrifood sector, with a focus on the role of animal health, welfare and behaviour. You will be able to develop and promote the adoption of innovative strategies from existing research as well as playing an intrinsic part in generating new research opportunities and building a joined-up approach across the sector.

    You will be integral to shaping CIEL’s offer to Members in this area, working with the Business Development team to define and initiate projects, promoting innovation and a collaborative approach.

    To download the full role description and person specification, please click here.