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Reference: 81602

Date Added: 8 December 2021
Closing Date: 17 January 2022

Job Title: Senior Policy & Engagement Advisor (12 Month FTC)

Working For: Development Initiatives, a client of Webrecruit

Location: Bristol

Salary: £Competitive

Length of Contract: 12 Month FTC

Job Details

Senior Policy & Engagement Advisor (12 Month FTC) Development Initiatives applies the power of data and evidence to build sustainable solutions. Our mission is to work closely with partners to ensure data-driven evidence and analysis are used effectively in policy and practice to end poverty, reduce inequality and increase resilience. While data alone cannot bring about a better world, it is vital to achieving it. Data has the power to unlock insight, shine a light on progress and empower people to increase accountability. We are experimenting with a blended approach to home and office working and so are flexible on your location, provided that you are based within the UK and can visit our offices in Bristol on a regular basis. The Benefits - Competitive salary - 25 days’ holiday pro rata, plus all Bank/public holidays - Pension scheme with 5% employer contribution - Flexible working arrangements (e.g. homeworking, flexitime) - Healthcare scheme with an employee assistance programme - Paid study leave and financial support - Paid professional membership fees - Buy and sell holiday scheme - Cycle to work scheme - Informal work environment (e.g. casual dress) - Free access to the onsite gym in the Bristol office - Up to five days’ paid leave to volunteer for causes that address poverty and help vulnerable people The Role Collaborating with the Crisis and Humanitarian Lead, you will manage, develop and propel forward our humanitarian engagement strategy and policy research. Building and managing relationships with key crisis-related stakeholders, you will identify opportunities to influence change in policy and behaviour. About You You will need: - At least five years’ experience in development, humanitarian or international relations policy development, engagement and research/analysis - Strong engagement and networking experience and a wide range of contacts - Demonstrable experience influencing, and/or managing relations with, a range of stakeholder groups - Excellent analytical and research skills - The ability to work with data to develop clear and accessible written products and presentations - A degree, and preferably a postgraduate degree (or equivalent academic qualification) 


Closing Date: 17 January 2022

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Website: https://devinit.org/

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