This is an exciting opportunity to join the board of a pioneering social enterprise.
Established in 2004, Zaytoun is the UK’s leading brand of fairly traded Palestinian produce.
Products include the world’s first Fairtrade olive oil, za’atar, maftoul, freekeh, almonds and
Medjoul dates.

Zaytoun is a Community Interest Company, a social enterprise founded to support
Palestinian farmers through fair trade. In addition to the economic opportunity, we
market a tree planting programme, conduct tours to visit Palestine, and a Fairtrade
Fortnight producer tour, all of which aim to connect producers to consumers, and
celebrate Palestine’s rich cultural and culinary heritage while raising awareness of the
hardships faced by farming communities living under occupation. 100% of our profits are
reinvested into furthering this mission.

Our commitment to Palestinian producers goes beyond the sales opportunity. We work
together with them to trial new products and bring product quality and packaging up to
exacting UK standards. We endeavour to get our products certified as Fairtrade and organic
if possible.

As of 31st December 2018, our turnover was over £1.4 million. The company currently
employs a staff team of 3 full time and 3 part time employees who work closely together
on a collaborative basis.

Now in our 15th year in business, we have sold 1,000 tonnes of products totalling over

Click here for the full job description and details on how to apply.

The deadline to apply is Friday 10th May 2019.