Policy Officer


Farringdon, London
£24,204 pa plus a London Weighting allowance of £3,995 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: SUS2476

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Tuesday, 28th August 2018   7 days left

This exciting and thought provoking role is to support Sustrans shape, influence and develop public policy, contributing to a programme of work that ensures

Sustrans engages and influences key stakeholders. The role will share focus between affairs in Greater London and advocacy across the UK.

With a good standard of education and proven experience in a similar role, you will have experience of researching and communicating public policy and of building and maintaining effective working relationships with a wide range of individuals and organisations. You will have excellent written and verbal communications skills, the ability to communicate complex policy positions, to establish credibility to influence decision makes and to analyse and synthesise relevant information. You will also have good organisational skills, be IT literate and have a good understanding of current transport issues, of local and national policy making process and political landscape. You will also be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

For further information email jobs@sustrans.org.uk or ring our recruitment line on 0117 915 0325. Please quote reference number. Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am Tuesday 28 August 2018. Interviews will take place in London on Thursday 6 September 2018.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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