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Reference: 84599

Date Added: 14 June 2022
Closing Date: 8 July 2022

Job Title: Local Government and Devolved Administrations Officer (LGDA Officer)

Working For: Board Of Deputies Of British Jews

Location: London

Salary: £29,500 – £33,500 per annum FTE dependant on experience

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Local Government and Devolved Administrations Officer

Job Details
The Board of Deputies of British Jews is the voice of the British Jewish Community, the first port of call for the central and local government, devolved administrations, media and others seeking to understand the Jewish Community’s interests and concerns.

The post of Local Government and Devolved Administrations Officer is integral to the Board’s wider engagement with local government / devolved administrations and stakeholders within the Jewish community.
The post holder is responsible for:
• Developing relationships with key stakeholders in local authorities / devolved administrations, at leadership, member and officer levels and Jewish community partners
• Preparing briefings for and formal notes of meetings with external parties
• Developing policy and offering advice on policy initiatives and projects
• Monitoring policy and political developments including legislation
• Research, writing briefing documents and publications on Jewish public policy issues
• Monitoring press and the public sphere on policy issues
• Handling local government and devolved administration correspondence and community enquiries

The Candidate
We are looking for a candidate who:
• Has good knowledge of current affairs with a strong understanding of the UK political, local government and devolved administrations process
• Has good working knowledge of the UK Jewish community
• Is a multi-talented policy expert, communicator, researcher and advisor

Closing Date: 8 July 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Closing date is 5pm on the 8th July 2022.

Interviews: Interviews will be held w/c Monday 18th July 2022

Application Details

Please send a CV and covering letter, each of which should be a maximum of two sides of A4, outlining, with examples, how you meet the requirements set out in the person specification, and where you heard about the job. Please send this to recruit@bod.org.uk with the subject heading ‘Local Government and Devolved Administrations Officer’.

Website: https://bod.org.uk/

Additional Notes