Email: | Tel: 01227 639768

Tel: 01227 639768

Policy Officer, Pay & Employment, International, Social and Economics Department

Location: Congress House, London WC1B 3LS

Salary expectation: £53,039

Application deadline: Fri 20th March

This is a full-time role
Permanent (happy to talk flexible working)

The Rights, International, Social and Economics Department sits at the heart of the TUC.

The team plays a key role in our work to achieve a better deal for workers, in the UK and around the world. We work with trade unions to provide expertise in employment rights, build international solidarity, campaign for an economy that delivers decent work and living wages, and help develop social policy that can ensure that all workers have a better standard of living.

We’re looking for a policy officer to lead our policy work on pay and employment


What Experience, Skills, Knowledge and understanding do you need?

• You’ll enjoy liaising with a wide range of stakeholders
• You’ll be skilled in accurately analysing complex statistical and other information to influence policy
• You’ll have sound knowledge of public policy making process in the UK with a passion for developing and communicating policy

If this is you, then take a look at our job description and person specification.

We welcome applications from any candidate but are particularly keen to receive applications from black and minority ethnic (BME) candidates, who are underrepresented at this grade in the TUC. If this is you and you’re interested in the post, we would be happy to brief you at a session on the evening of Tuesday 17th March 2020 at Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS. If you’d like to attend the briefing session, please email by 12 noon on Monday 16th March 2020. You don’t need to attend the briefing session to apply.

The closing date for completed applications for this post is 12 noon Friday 20th March 2020. This is a two-stage interview process, with the first stage interview on Friday 27th March 2020 with the second stage on Monday 30th March 2020.

If you haven’t heard from us within one week of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.
TUC staff enjoy a good benefits package including final salary pension scheme and other benefits. The TUC values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and from within and outside of the trade union movement.

For an application pack e-mail: or download from or leave a message on voicemail 020 7467 1340. Please quote the job reference number when applying for an application

Deadline: Fri 20th March