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Reference: 59802

Date Added: 8 March 2017
Closing Date: 8 April 2017

Job Title: Senior Policy Advisor

Working For: a client of Ellwood Atfield

Location: London

Salary: £37,500 - £40,000

Job Details

The organisation
Our client is the government’s adviser on design. With a people-centred approach to design, this organisation exists to promote policies to tackle major societal challenges, drive economic growth, and improve the quality of our town and cities.

The Role
This is a key role in supporting the organisation’s strategy. The Senior Policy Adviser will be working to champion the use of design to improve our built environment and make better the spaces in which people live, commute and work. In this role you will use high profile research and an emerging evidence base, to influence government and key stakeholders at the highest levels.

The Senior Policy Advisor will be responsible for leading and managing the organisation’s policy profile and to drive their reputation and their business development opportunities

Essential Experience
To be eligible for this position, you will need extensive experience in policy development, responding to public consultations and building profile across media and policy audiences. You will have a track record in strategy and business development, and proven experience in managing stakeholders at all levels.

As the Senior Policy Adviser for this organisation, you will have the opportunity to directly develop and influence policies which champion the use of design to drive economic growth, respond to social challenges and improve people’s lives. 

You will act as the public face for the organisation through attending, representing and presenting at relevant events, sitting on advisory or other relevant bodies, networking with government officials, parliamentarians and wider stakeholders.

Closing Date: 8 April 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Interview and start date to be confirmed.

Application Details

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV along with a covering statement that highlights your appropriate skills and experiences via the link below. Please ensure that you quote reference CF-1701-4202 in the subject line of your application 

The recruitment for the Senior Policy Adviser is being managed by Carol Freeman. Should you require any further information please call Ellwood Atfield on +44 (0)20 7340 6480.

Website: http://www.ellwoodatfield.com/

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