Our client is currently seeking two Policy Officers to join their policy and affairs team.
The team focuses on generating knowledge and content which supports the sector deliver a real impact and make the world a better place.
The Policy Officer(s) will learn and grow into becoming a knowledge subject experts, supporting Policy development through a range of media: think pieces, interviews, published papers, policy work, research, blogs, webinars.
Person specifications: Essential:
Degree Level or equivalent education
A confident communicator, good at understanding what people want to achieve
Ability to listen and engage with members to identify the key issues that we want members to be engaged with
Demonstrate impact and influence
Have flair, drive, enthusiasm, creativity
Ability to mine knowledge to create really interesting content
To be able to generate thought leadership content.
Demonstrate enthusiasm about the importance of policy work
Experience of using IT, including CRM systems, Microsoft suit of programmes, web and social media to work effectively with colleagues, volunteers and stakeholders
Experience of a membership/voluntary organisation either as a member/volunteer or employee