Cricklewood, Greater London
NW2, London
Home-based
£33,885 - £39,276 plus excellent benefits
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Position: Senior Policy Officer (Treatments and Specialised Care)
Type: Full-time (35 hours per week), permanent
Location: Flexible
Salary: £33,885 - £39,276 plus excellent benefits
Salary Band: Band F, Level 1
Department: Policy and Evidence

At the MS Society, we make sure people living with MS are at the centre of everything we do. And it’s this commitment that unites us across the UK.

Our work is based on the hopes and aspirations of our MS community. Together we campaign at all levels, fund ground-breaking research and provide award winning support and information.

Our people are our greatest asset and the key to our success. We offer a vibrant, progressive environment where you will make a difference.

About this job

This role will specialise in treatments, specifically the research and policy processes that surround access to treatments and medicines for people with MS.

The post holder will be required to:

  • Contribute to the development of the Society’s public policy positions, statements and arguments, in pursuit of our goals to improve the lives of people affected by MS.
  • Ensure that our policy work is built on strong evidence and is informed by, and developed with, people affected by MS and relevant professionals.
  • Work closely with colleagues in Campaigns, External Relations, PR and Research to enable the Society to build effective campaigns and influencing programmes around key issues facing people with MS.

We offer 27 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays), travel loan and various other benefits such as supported developmental opportunities.

The MS Society is in the midst of an exciting, transformational, period which builds on our great history and will drive us towards achieving our mission and vision as we embark on our new 5 year strategy.

Closing date: 9am on Wednesday 4th November

PLEASE PRESS THE 'APPLICATION DETAILS' BUTTON FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HOW TO APPLY.

We are committed to promoting equality and diversity.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 22 October 2020
Closed date: 04 November 2020
Job ref: 157094_MS
Tags: Campaigning, Policy/Research