Remote
£72,000 per year + benefits
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Director of Policy 

Civitas Recruitment are excited to be working with a great UK based campaigning charity looking to impact a range of issues including Climate/Environmental issues, Global Health issues as well as Workforce issues. The charity works and campaigns with some of the largest financial institutions and corporate businesses in the world. An opportunity exists for a Director of Policy to join the team and become a member of the senior management team. The Director of Policy will develop and implement the charity’s public policy advocacy strategy by working closely with stakeholders and inspiring a talented team within the organisation including the head of UK policy and head of EU policy. You will represent the charity and work with senior policy decision makers in the field and also work closely with funders. This is a permanent full-time post and can be home based in the UK (if preferred) with travel into London for meetings and events. 

Who are we looking for?

Ideal candidates will possess significant experience in policy making and advocacy. You will have a good understanding of financial regulation and of how law and regulations are written and applied by financial actors. You will be a strong communicator who has the ability to influence decision makers as well as communicate with the public. In addition to the technical skills, we are also seeking candidates with great interpersonal skills who will be able to demonstrate leadership and a genuine passion for social change. Knowledge of responsible investment would be a bonus however not essential.

If this post sounds of interest, please apply immediately or enquire with Syed at Civitas Recruitment for a full JD/job pack and an initial discussion.

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Posted on: 09 June 2022
Closed date: 09 July 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: Civitas/Director of Policy
Tags: Policy/Research, Advocacy