Policy Manager

BBL Technical Limited
East London, Greater London
£30/hour Umbrella
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

To lead, develop and organise the Council’s Policy and Public Affairs service area ensuring the delivery of the service meets all Council, professional and legislative requirements.

Generic Accountabilities:

Plan and ensure service delivery within a diverse environment. Control activities within the service area and ensure professional standards are delivered.

The service is delivered to the quality, Council, professional and legislative standards required.

Integrated service development and delivery is informed by client, partner and stakeholder views, latest thinking, good practice and legislative requirements.
Corporate strategies are effectively implemented within area of responsibility.
Service delivers excellent customer service.

Job-specific Accountabilities:

To deputise for the Head of Policy and support the delivery of a first-class Policy and Public Affairs service for the council

To oversee the day to day management of the council’s scrutiny committees, providing high quality policy advice and support All aspects of scrutiny committees are proactively managed and supported

To develop high quality policy ideas which help the council to deliver its priorities

Key Facts and Figures:

Delegated responsibility for project budgets.

Monitoring and controlling major financial transactions /information.

Effectively control significant budgets / resources.

Manage teams of staff.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

At least 3 years’ experience of policy and or research in central, local government, public body or think tank.

Working with politicians and senior stakeholders.

Collaborative policy development with think tanks and/or campaigning organisations

Managing large complex projects and programmes. Partnership working with a range of public or private agencies.

Highly skilled influencer, negotiator, and networker.

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