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Senior Policy Advisor

£35,000-£45,000 per annumLondon

Overview

An exciting opportunity for a policy professional to join a growing team within the education sector.

This individual will play a pivotal role in influencing and shaping the work of the organisation across the UK, focusing on key developments and challenges faced in the education industry.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Leading on the development and delivery of policies based on strong evidence and analysis.
  • Keeping abreast of relevant updates in education policy, briefing wider teams and key stakeholders on these
  • Producing briefing papers, policy documents, newsletters and other written communications
  • Working closely with the wider team to develop relationships with relevant political contacts
  • Raising awareness of the organisation

Candidate requirements:

  • Solid policy understanding, with experience in education policy, and comprehensive knowledge of Westminster's political processes and systems
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills, with experience communicating with impact to diverse audiences as well as writing reports, briefings, or publications
  • A trusted and proactive team player, supporting team colleagues in driving a culture of continuous improvement
  • Commitment to improving equality, diversity and inclusion

Murray McIntosh is proud to be an equal opportunity agency on behalf of its clients. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability or age.

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Sara Ahmed

Recruitment Consultant – Policy, Public Affairs & Strategic Communications