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Reference: 75258

Date Added: 17 June 2020
Closing Date: 9 July 2020

Job Title: Media and Policy Officer

Working For: Positive Money

Location: London

Salary: £24,000 – £28,000 depending on experience

Job Details

About the role:

Positive Money is a recognised thought-leader on central banking, monetary policy and
banking reform. Our work is regularly featured in the national press, including the FT, Times,
Telegraph, Guardian, Independent, City AM, and Daily Mail, and we have received support
from leading figures in the UK’s main political parties.

As a member of the influencing team, the media and policy officer will be involved with the dayto-day running of Positive Money’s press operation. The officer will, with the support of the
head of policy and media, pitch stories about our work and react to external events related to
the money and banking system to secure coverage. They will also support the head of policy in
influencing policymakers and other thought-leaders by monitoring current affairs, producing
briefings and organising events.

Terms and Conditions 

Contract: The role is for an initial fixed term of 1 year with a 6 month probationary period. After a year if the contract is extended, a permanent contract will be offered.

Reporting to: Head of Policy and Advocacy

Hours: Part or Full time (32-40 hours per week, 4-5 days). Requests for flexible working will be considered. The post holder will be expected to work the occasional evening or weekend for time off in lieu.

Holiday: 25 days in addition to statutory holidays.

Location: The role will be based at Positive Money’s office at 303 Davina House, 137-149 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7ET, though all members of staff are currently working remotely during the covid pandemic, and the post holder will also be supported to also work from home to match government guidance and their needs

For more information about this role and how to apply please visit Positive Money's website

https://positivemoney.org/vacancies/media-and-policy-officer/ 

Closing Date: 9 July 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Interview dates: 15th and 16th July 2020 (interviews will take place online)

Closing time for applications: 8:00 am (BST)

Application Details

Please fill in the application form available here:

http://positivemoney.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Media-and-Policy-Officer-application-form.docx 

Once complete send it by email to recruitment@positivemoney.org.uk 

Website: https://positivemoney.org/

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