Interim Head of Policy

Location
London, East London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
14 Oct 2017
Ref
OR/075974
Contact
Public Sector Team
Function
Management
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Our client based in North East London is looking to recruit an exceptional Head of Policy with a track record of developing policy and working alongside councillors and senior managers. You will also have a good understanding of public affairs and how the council can unlock additional funding and work across Government to gain improvements which will benefit Waltham Forest residents. Based in Walthamstow, you will be responsible for a team which sits at the heart of the council, is fast-paced and is able to make a real impact quickly. The team has recently undergone a restructure and this is a great opportunity to build your own team.
The borough is growing and changing, bringing with it challenges and great opportunities. It is culturally diverse and has a vibrant community, rich in culture and is at the forefront of regeneration in London.

The successful candidate will have to have of managing policy development, research and public affairs within a large public sector organisation while also being able to lead public affairs and lobbying campaigns which effect positive change within a large public sector organisation

If successful you will be paid £370 per day LTD for an initial 3 month contract.