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About Our Client

Health Charity

Job Description

  • Lead health and social care research and policy development;
  • Develop strong evidence based arguments and policy positions including horizon scanning and planning;
  • Build partnerships with other organisations and stakeholders and secure consensus and support for our clients policy recommendations;
  • Manage one Research and Policy Officer.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience of developing evidence-based policy that has led to positive change;
  • Experience of involving customers in the development, delivery and evaluation of projects;
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the current health and social care policy landscape;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • An ability to develop relationships with colleagues and external stakeholders at all levels;
  • A flexible, proactive approach to working and an ability to direct your own work;
  • An understanding of how Whitehall and Westminster work;
  • An understanding of qualitative and quantitative research methodologies;
  • Experience of project management (desirable);
  • Line management experience (desirable).

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Sarah Smith by clicking on the Apply button below. When applying please quote the reference ‘106/21/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 Thursday 18th February 2021