35 hours per week
Grade D £40,352- 44,599
Maternity cover - 12 months
Based in our London office, the Senior Policy & Research Officer reports to our Head of Policy.
The postholder will work with colleagues across the organisation to strengthen CPAG’s evidence base so that it is better able to influence decision makers and secure lasting improvements for children in low income families.
The postholder will be working in a fast moving, high profile and complex policy environment and will need to balance short term priorities with long term objectives.
As well as developing policy positions and supporting CPAG’s influencing activities, the postholder will have particular responsibility for setting up processes for collecting evidence, case studies and claimant advocates.
The postholder will work closely with the Chief Executive, the Director of Policy, Rights & Advocacy, the Head of Policy, the Senior Analyst, Senior Policy and Research Officer – ‘Ending the need for food banks’, our London Advocacy Manager and the End child poverty coordinator. Also our Campaigns and Communications Manager, Press & Campaigns Officer and CPAG’s welfare rights advisers and Strategic Litigation team.
For more information and to apply, please download the job pack here
Closing date for applications - Monday 1st November, 9am
Interviews week commencing 8th November