Request for expressions of interest for the safefood Knowledge Network

For professional services to the safefood Knowledge Network Programme 2019-22

Thursday 09 May, 2018. safefood is responsible for the promotion of food safety on an all-island basis and, in particular, to bring about a general acceptance that responsibility for the provision of safe food is shared among food producers, processors and distributors at all levels, including caterers, as well as the general public. In this context safefood funds research into all aspects of food safety and fosters scientific co-operation among food chain actors on the island of Ireland.

safefood is establishing an Expert Group of food chain experts who shall provide a broad range of professional services in regard to the further development of the safefood Knowledge Network and its associated activities. These services include the provision of strategic, technical and operational advice, guidance and assistance to safefood to ensure the successful delivery of the Knowledge Network objectives. Successful applicants will also be responsible for the provision of a number of specified and agreed projects over the three year lifetime of the Expert Group.

safefood is seeking expressions of interest for up to eleven (11) positions on the Expert Group with expertise across a range of food safety topics.

Further information including details on how to apply can be found in the Request for Expressions of Interest below.

Applicants must complete the application requirements in full and these must be received by safefood by 4pm on Friday 7 June, 2019.