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Chair, Horticulture Standards Committee

A unique opportunity to lead the development of our standards for organic growers.

Our Horticulture Standards Committee is one of seven standards committees, feeding in the practical and technical knowledge required to ensure our organic standards remain relevant, practical and pioneering.

The Chair is a voluntary position at the heart of our standards development, leading the committee and representing them as a member of our Standards Board.

We’d love to hear from you if you have:

  • empathy with our aims and objectives
  • in-depth experience of the organic horticulture sector
  • trust and authority within your sector
  • experience of chairing meetings and reaching consensus decisions

The committee meets up to three times a year and you will also need to attend the Standards Board meetings three times a year. This is an unpaid post though reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed.

If you are interested in applying, please contact Kathleen Robinson, Standards Project Manager: krobinson@soilassociation.org. Closing date: 1st June 2014.


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