Interim Head of Campaigns & Policy
This is a full-time, 6 month contract. The Organisation Independent Age - an elderly welfare campaign. The Role To lead and motivate a staff of 6 and to be responsible for the budget. To oversee the public policy analysis and develop policy to underpin the lobbying strategy and campaigning. To build strategic partnerships with similarly focused organisations. The Candidate Significant experience within a campaigning or policy role ideally in the voluntary sectors. Solid understanding of the workings Westminster, Whitehall, regional and local government – and how to utilise these institutions to best advantage. Experience of leading teams and of managing external agencies. Deadline: Wednesday 18th October.