Date Added: 19 October 2017
: 19 November 2017
Job Title: Public Policy Engagement Facilitator
Working For: UCL
Salary: £34,635- £41,864 per annum
UCL Public Policy seeks to build engagement between researchers and policymakers to enhance evidence-informed policy. We are seeking an enthusiastic and energetic individual with a clear interest in building links between universities and public policy to work specifically within the UCL Faculties of the Built Environment, Engineering, and Maths & Physical Sciences. The post works within the small UCL Public Policy team based in the Office of the Vice-Provost (Research) and is responsible for:
- building a portfolio of policy engagement activities for UCL engineering and physical sciences research that delivers tangible outcomes in line with strategic priorities;
- working closely with Deans of Faculty, Heads of Department, relevant members of the UCL Public Policy Board, and other academics and researchers to identify priority areas and develop strategies;
- maintaining knowledge of the external policy landscape and developing and maintaining effective networks; and evaluating and reporting on activities, outputs and outcomes.
The postholder will be an individual with a good knowledge of the public policy landscape, including university or science policy; experience of knowledge exchange or stakeholder engagement in public policy; strong communication skills; an aptitude for developing effective relationships; and an ability to manage multiple projects across multiple knowledge areas.
More information, including a full job description and person specification can be found here: https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?owner=5041236&ownertype=fair&jcode=1681915&vt_template=965&adminview=1
Closing Date: 19 November 2017
Applications must be made by midnight on the closing date.
Interviews will be held late November / early December; shortlisted applicants will be informed w/c 20 November.
For more details, and to apply, see here: https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?owner=5041236&ownertype=fair&jcode=1681915&vt_template=965&adminview=1