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Liaison Officer

Employer
National Kidney Federation UK
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
17 May 2021

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Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
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Job Details

The National Kidney Federation's Mission is to improve the quality of life of kidney patients and their families across the UK. The charity is unique place to work because, the NKF is the only national kidney charity run by Kidney Patients for Kidney Patients.
Following the completion of our new strategy, the charity is embarking on an exciting new phase of growth. We are looking to recruit a new member of the team to commence a new position as NKF Liaison Officer.

Liaison Officer Responsibilities:

• Develop and maintain contact with all Kidney Patients' Associations (KPAs) affiliated or not to the National Kidney Federation.
• Co-ordinate support for KPAs who require help from the NKF
• Help set up a KPA in areas where there is no KPA presence.
• Develop & maintain contact with all Trusts providing Renal Care & Renal Commissioning Groups.
• To set up agreed systems and procedures to assist KPAs with their negotiations with Health Authorities and Hospital Trusts concerning Commissioning and other patient issues.

Liaison Officer Requirements:

• Educated to degree standard is desirable
• Proven working experience in the charity sector is desirable
• Knowledge of Kidney Patients Associations
• Empathy with kidney patients and the problems they face is essential
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Stakeholder engagement experience essential
• Excellent communication and negotiation skills

About the National Kidney Federation:

The National Kidney Federation's Mission is to improve the quality of life of kidney patients and their families across the UK. The charity is unique place to work because, the NKF is the only national kidney charity run by Kidney Patients for Kidney Patients.

Location: NKF HQ, Worksop, S81 8BW preferable. UK wide travel required.
Salary: Negotiable, dependent on experience, knowledge and qualifications.
Hours: Full time position, part time would be considered. Up to 36 hours per week. To include evenings and/or weekends, as required by the job.
Benefits: Generous holiday allowance and pension.

You may have experience of the following: Project Coordinator, Liaison Officer, Family Support Officer, Project Worker, Support Worker, Care Worker, Case Worker, Family Liaison Officer, Vulnerable, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, etc.
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