Date Added: 23 May 2018
: 20 June 2018
Job Title: Head of Industry, Technology & Innovation
Working For: Policy Connect
Salary: £30,051 - £34,225
We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and ambitious person to lead our work in the Industry, Technology & Innovation team, reporting to the CEO. You will have day to day management of the All-Party Parliamentary Manufacturing Group (APMG) and its arms-length research body, the Manufacturing Commission.
You will manage a team that also oversees the All-Party Parliamentary Design and Innovation Group (APDIG) and the Design Commission, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Data Analytics (APGDA), and the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Assistive Technology (APPGAT). The ideal candidate will have some experience of either working in Parliament, public policy, research and/or public affairs; and will have knowledge and interest in one or more of the following areas:
- Industrial strategy
- Innovation, technology or science policy
- Further education, engineering skills shortage, apprenticeships
- Supply chains, international trade
Recent policy areas include:
- Industrial Digitalisation and the Made Smarter Review
- Industry and the Clean Growth Plan
- Britain’s Post-Brexit Trading Future
- R&D in the Industrial Strategy
Closing Date: 20 June 2018
Closing time: 5pm
Likely interview date: During the week commencing 25 June 2018
Start date: As soon as possible
Please read the job description and candidate specification online, send your CV of no more than two A4 pages, a covering letter of no more than one A4 page and a completed equal opportunities monitoring form.
Visit www.policyconnect.org.uk/careers to download the full job description and equal opportunities form.
We are carrying out blind recruitment. Please send your documents as a word file if possible or include a second copy of your cover letter and CV with your name erased.