News & Events Sector Jobs Board Non-Executive Board Member - Zaytoun 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 andMedjoul dates. Zaytoun is a Community Interest Company, a social enterprise founded to supportPalestinian farmers through fair trade. In addition to the economic opportunity, wemarket a tree planting programme, conduct tours to visit Palestine, and a FairtradeFortnight producer tour, all of which aim to connect producers to consumers, andcelebrate Palestine’s rich cultural and culinary heritage while raising awareness of thehardships faced by farming communities living under occupation. 100% of our profits arereinvested into furthering this mission. Our commitment to Palestinian producers goes beyond the sales opportunity. We worktogether with them to trial new products and bring product quality and packaging up toexacting UK standards. We endeavour to get our products certified as Fairtrade and organicif possible. As of 31st December 2018, our turnover was over £1.4 million. The company currentlyemploys a staff team of 3 full time and 3 part time employees who work closely togetheron a collaborative basis. Now in our 15th year in business, we have sold 1,000 tonnes of products totalling over£10m. Click here for the full job description and details on how to apply. The deadline to apply is Friday 10th May 2019.