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The County Organiser

The Norfolk Federation of Young Farmers Clubs and Countrysiders (Norfolk FYFC) has an exciting opportunity for a dedicated person to support the day to day running of the Federation. The County Organiser role will involve working closely with the management committee, third party colleague’s and our membership to help further develop the Federations growth and to support our charitable objectives.

 

This role requires a great deal of flexibility to work side by side with our Officer team and Clubs.

 

The role is 37 hours per week with variable hours (including occasional weekend and evening work), based at the YFC Office, Norfolk Showground, with weekly visits to Clubs.

 

Responsibilities

 

Working with the Executive and small management committees, this varied and important role involves the following responsibilities:

  • Liaising with our members, sponsors & supporters, all of whom are from varied backgrounds.

  • Attending events, meetings and other occasions representing Norfolk FYFC.

  • Co-ordinate events and the administration behind the Federation.

 

About You

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and driven individual who is confidently able to work both individually and as a team, use your own initiative, working flexibly to support the needs of our membership. You will need to be able to communicate with people from all ages across different communication channels. The successful applicant will be required to be checked by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

 

About The Norfolk Federation of Young Farmers Clubs

 

Norfolk FYFC is a registered charity supporting rural young people. We are a voluntary youth organisation consisting of 11 senior clubs and 15 junior clubs (Countrysiders), with membership ranging from 10 to 30 years of age.

 

How to Apply

 

To apply, please do so in writing, which is to include:

  • A covering letter explaining why you are interested in this role, your experience with administration & agriculture and what you feel you could bring to Norfolk FYFC.

  • An indication of your current salary package and your expectation for the role.

  • An up to date Curriculum Vitae (CV).    

 

All applications must be received by, and no later than, 5.00 pm on Tuesday 2nd November 2021. Applications by email to norfolkyfctreasurer@gmail.com.  

 

Applicants with agricultural, YFC background or youth work knowledge / experience will be weighted above other applications.

 

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview, in person, in mid November 2021.

 

This application is only open to individuals and not agencies.

Please click here to view the County Organiser job description.