Senior External Relations Officer (EU)

£38,771 p.a.
30 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016

Senior External Relations Officer (EU)
£38,771 p.a.
Hours: Full-time (35 hours per week)
Fixed-term 12 month contract
London N1 

As the UK prepares to leave the European Union, it is important that the views of voluntary organisations and the volunteering community are represented and heard by government. We are seeking an individual with solid experience of influencing government and policy development for this exciting new position within our external relations unit.

In this key role, you will lead our work with NCVO’s members to identify issues that emerge from the UK’s decision to leave the EU. You will work with our policy team to develop policy positions relating to the voluntary sector’s interests, and lead our influencing work around ‘Brexit, working with members and external stakeholders in government.

You are an excellent communicator and have the required research skills and knowledge to develop policy from research and stakeholder engagement.  You have the confidence to engage, influence and build strong relationships with a wide range of stakeholders, including those at senior level.  With excellent project management skills, you work well both on your own initiative and as part of a wider team.

We cannot accept your CV but for further information on how to apply, visit our website via the link.

NCVO offers attractive benefits including 25 days’ annual leave, subsidised gym membership, flexible working, generous contributions to a stakeholder pension scheme and training and development opportunities.

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 28 October 2016
Interviews: Tuesday 8 November 2016