Engagement Officer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£12.00 - £12.30 per hour
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Engagement Officer, 3 months with possible extensions, based in Cardiff, starting ASAP

Your new company
You will be working for a large charitable organisation based in central Cardiff

Your new role
You will be required to plan, develop and implement an engagement programme with the aim of driving institutional-level changes in policy, practice and culture for organisations across Wales. This will involve proactive engagement and liaison with key senior staff and stakeholders to ensure that the project meets overall targets and organisations share best practice in the workplace. You will also work with the Programme Manager to develop a stakeholder engagement plan to secure strategic support from a wide range of employers and organisations.

What you'll need to succeed
You must be able to demonstrate experience of successfully planning, leading and implementing programmes and projects in the public, voluntary or charitable sectors. The ability to communicate effectively to different organisations and audiences, including formal presentations, is essential to the post. You will have proven influencing and persuasion skills to encourage collaborative working and build positive relationships. You will be IT literate with good working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel. The post will be based in Cardiff but you will be expected to travel across Wales and work outside normal working hours, including some overnight stays away from home.

What you'll get in return
You'll join a great organisation based in the Centre of Cardiff for an initial period of 3 months. There is a possibility that the role could be further extended. The pay rate is £12.30 per hour.

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