Thu 29 Oct 15
Food from Fife Coordinator
The Fife Food Network wishes to appoint a part time coordinator who would operate on a self-employed basis to run the Food from Fife Initiative.
The Fife Food Network is an exciting initiative that aims to promote and develop the region's food and drink.
The Food from Fife coordinator will aim to develop better connections between the food and drink businesses of Fife, and increase awareness of them in the Kingdom and beyond.
By increasing our common interest in raising Fife's food and drink profile, the network should see benefits for all food and drink businesses, and will develop strategic initiatives to improve supply, distribution, quality and communication.
Aims of Food from Fife
Our overall objective is to help realise and maximise Fife's real potential for the further development of its food and tourism sectors. This includes our aims to:
-Develop and deepen Fife's food identity and reputation
-Provide a resource for collaborative working locally – and with other areas
-Help improve visitor experiences
-Increase visitor spend and new tourism opportunities
-Support Fife's local food economy and business diversity
-Increase local employment and training opportunities
-Improve community opportunities to access local food
-Encourage collaboration and joint working between members
-Link local food with other cultural, environmental and educational activities
Essential Job Responsibilities
Maintain our current list of members and continue regular contact with them
Renewal of current memberships
Grow our membership
Provide value for our members
Continue and improve regular member networking
Organise events to promote our members to the public
To encourage collaboration between our members
Deliver all events and quantify results/responses from each event
Maintain and improve our current website in partnership with IT consultant.
Newsletter – create inspiring, concise, monthly newsletters that members want to read.
Twitter/Facebook – Monthly coverage of all members
Assist with member's H&S requirements and assist with training collaborations etc.
Assist with staffing and HR solutions
General Admin – organising board meetings and taking minutes
Acting on minutes and board decisions
One day per week or equivalent.
Please apply in writing including your CV and a covering letter describing what you can bring to the Food from Fife Network and indicating the remuneration you would seek to:
Fife Food Network
c/o Lynn Cunningham CA
Granary Business Centre
Fife KY15 5YQ
Applications must be received no later than 17 00 on 9th November 2015.