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A charity is looking for a Policy Officer to develop policy and process.

You will be responsible for:

  • Contributing to, and leading aspects of, policy analysis and development in the context of the Continuing Education and Training reviews;
  • Effectively supporting and managing external stakeholder engagement in relation to the reviews, through supporting or managing events, meetings, developing consultations, and delivering presentations to internal and external audiences;
  • Contributing to, or leading, policy research projects including the design of research briefs, conducting desk-based research, managing commissioned research, integrating research findings into policy development and disseminating research findings;
  • Leading or contributing to meeting organisation, including agenda planning and minute taking;
  • Developing and drafting impact assessments.

Essential skills:

  • Experience in developing and implementing policy;
  • Policy analysis and development skills;
  • Experience of engagement and consultation with external stakeholders;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Policy analysis and development skills.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Sarah Smith by clicking on the Apply button below. When applying please quote reference ‘142/18/PubAffairs’.

Processes are ongoing, and appointments will be made as soon as suitable candidates are identified and interviewed. You are encouraged to get in touch ASAP.

Your application will be reviewed by Michael Page. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Apply online

  • Fill out the short form below and upload your CV.

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 11:59pm on Tuesday 8th May 2018