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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Policy Advisor with a Professional Body. You will:

  • Keep up to date with developments in the relevant area so that advice is informed, timely and responsive;
  • Build and maintain effective relationships within the organisation (including members of relevant Boards and Committees), practitioner groups and also external stakeholders to  understand current and emerging issues;
  • Identify, develop, and implement influencing and lobbying strategies and activities to advance policy objectives;
  • Provide accessible advice, information and support for members, through publications, web-based and social media and events;
  • Work together with colleagues to provide input to communications and lobbying work, technical support and material for other services as appropriate.

What we're looking for:

  • Excellent  written and oral communication skills;
  • Experience of policy development;
  • Experience of working in a complex public policy environment;
  • The credibility to work with external stakeholders;
  • Strong intellectual skills.

Closing date

Applications for this post closed 11:59pm on Monday 7th August 2017