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Reference: 80090

Date Added: 2 September 2021
Closing Date: 1 October 2021

Job Title: Energy & Environment Research Fellow

Working For: Policy Exchange Limited

Location: London

Salary: Variable depending on experience

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

-Conducting in-depth research into Energy & Environment policy, focused on the UK but within a global context and with an eye to the UK’s international position.
-Presenting your research in coherent, well-argued and detailed reports.
-Writing in other formats, such as opinion articles for high-profile political media. Policy Exchange’s work has appeared in most mainstream media in the UK, as well as many international titles.
-Helping to organise events hosted at Policy Exchange and the Party Conferences.
-Presenting your ideas in different formats to a range of audiences including Ministers and MPs, civil servants, journalists, academics, policy experts and your colleagues.
-Working with a senior team of policy experts, taking an active role in proposing ideas for research projects, articles and other opportunities.
-Focusing on environmental policy, specifically the environment and natural resources, although you’ll also be asked to work on projects that overlap with many other areas, including energy, finance, trade, economics, planning, etc.
-Actively supporting and initiating fundraising.
-Taking an active role in networking with stakeholders in politics, policy development, academia, business and beyond.

Closing Date: 1 October 2021

Interview/Start Dates

Interview start dates: ASAP

We will begin interviewing and make an appointment as soon as we start receiving applications, so please apply immediately.


Application Details

Please send a copy of your CV and a recent sample of relevant written work to sharon.lea@policyexchange.org.uk  Please also include 500 words on the topic “Should the UK set a target of ‘nature positive by 2030’?” This writing test is intended to assess the quality of your writing and your ability to set out an interesting argument.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. We value diversity and appoint on merit.


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

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