Junior Executive Development Programme

Graduates can get a helping hand to amplify their impact on the aquaculture sector, with a series of tailored personal development sessions.

Junior Executive Development Programme

The Junior Executive Development Programme aims to enhance on-the-job learning and boost candidates’ employability

The aquaculture industry has set out clear ambitions to double output by 2030, along with the strategic priorities for achieving this growth – strong leadership and a skilled workforce, amongst them. The Junior Executive Development Programme, with its mix of on-site learning and personal development, is designed to deliver both, shaping confident, capable, commercially-aware employees who are able to advance into leadership positions as soon they become available.

Delivered by Skillfluence, expert trainers who specialise in programmes specifically for scientists, the Junior Executive Development Programme comprises a series of personal development workshops, one-to-one coaching sessions and special projects.

For more information, please contact our Head of Skills and Talent


Topics covered will include everything from core business attributes including time-management, communication and effective presentation skills, to added-value learning such as understanding the regulator’s role and the importance of a strong customer focus.

The SAIC Junior Executive Development Programme is the latest in a suite of skills-oriented programmes which includes undergraduate internships, funded MSc places that involve industry-led applied research projects, postgraduate conference grants, and ‘Managing and Leading the Team’ training for first-time managers.