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Reference: 60245

Date Added: 6 April 2017
Closing Date: 26 April 2017

Job Title: Government Affairs Officer

Working For: Board of Deputies of British Jews

Location: London

Salary: £24,210 - £31,465

Job Details

The Board of Deputies of British Jews is looking for a highly motivated individual to work as its Government Affairs Officer, with responsibility for religious freedom and equalities and engagement with national and local government, think-tanks, trade unions and equalities NGOs.

The post is responsible for preserving and advancing the defence of Jewish rights and practices. The post includes advocacy, policy research, correspondence and administrative support on religious freedom and equalities. The post is integral to the Board of Deputies’ wider engagement with national and local government, think-tanks, trade unions and equalities NGOs, and will lead on training for civil servants and local councillors about Judaism and the Jewish community.

More information on the role and the person spec can be found at our website: www.bod.org.uk/jobs.

Closing Date: 26 April 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Preliminary interviews: Monday 8 – Tuesday 9 May 2017.

Application Details

Please send a CV and covering letter, each of which should be a maximum of two sides, outlining how you meet the requirements set out in the person specification, and where you heard about the job. Please send this to diane.gies@bod.org.uk with the subject heading ‘Government Affairs Officer’.

Website: http://www.bod.org.uk

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