London, Greater London

From £34,225 per annum depending on skills and experience

Permanent, Full-time

145-19

Job Description

Policy and Programme Officer, Future Health Inquiry

full time (37.5 hours), permanent

​The Health Foundation is an independent charity committed to bringing about better health and health care for people in the UK.

The successful candidate will play a key role in delivering core programmes of work, including design, delivery and management of the Future Health Inquiry Action phase. You will execute timely project management plans, lead the development of application and selection materials and processes for award and contract holders and manage and monitor awards for research and engagement activities.

This is a varied and exciting role, other aspects of which include conducting in house research projects and ensuring commissioning and project management processes are in place and up to date.

Our ideal candidate will have a broad understanding of social policy, particularly the wider determinants of health and young people. You will be an experienced programme or policy officer and have a track record of providing high quality support to successfully deliver complex projects. In addition, excellent attention to detail, the ability to prioritise and organise and fantastic communication skills will be crucial to your success in the role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with a passion for improving health outcomes and a commitment to our core behaviours - Working Together, Discovering & Learning and Achieving Impact. If the role excites you, we would love to hear from you.

Closing date: 2 September 2019

Interview Date: 12 September 2019

To apply for this role please submit your cv and supporting statement via our careers page.