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Open position: Welfur Assistant
Jan 27, 2020 08:21 ET
Comments: an 27 2020 - Fur Europe is currently hiring a full-time intern for a duration of either 6 or 12 months starting from 2nd March. The successful candidate will join an informal yet highly professional and collaborative working environment and a dedicated multi-national team and will assist the Head of WelFur and will work in the field of animal welfare.

Support in the implementation and management of the WelFur program on the European fox, mink and finnraccoon farms
Report to: Head of WelFur
Assisting on the day-to-day communication to fur farmers and other stakeholders about the WelFur program
Collecting and updating data on the WelFur implementation
Developing material for the internal and external website of Fur Europe
Assisting the Fur Europe engagement in the IFASA congress and work around this network
Managing and arranging WelFur advisor seminars and updates
Attending relevant events or conferences and report to Fur Europe members


Education and experience
Bachelor or Master’s degree in agricultural science or similar;
Proven knowledge about animal husbandry;
Fluency in English is essential; fluency in other EU languages is welcome;

Quick learner, ability to grasp complex concepts rapidly;
Strong research and analysis skills;
Team-player, proactive and inquisitive mindset;
Fully familiar with Microsoft software such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint.


You can send your CV and cover letter to until Sunday, 9th February at midnight.

Candidates will be informed by e-mail if they are accepted to the interview phase shortly after. Interviews are expected to take place in February 2020.

Ideally, the contract will start on Monday, 2nd March, for the total duration of 6 or 12 months.

The contract will be a convention d’immersion professionelle.