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Tel: 01227 639768
Head of Policy and Research
Location: WC2A, London
Salary expectation: circa £54,000
Application deadline: Fri 23rd October
This is a full-time role
Action for Children are looking for a Head of Policy & Research to join our Policy & Campaigns department. Through strengthening our evidence base and engaging with a wide range of stakeholders you will work with colleagues across the charity to deliver effective policy and research.
You will make a difference by:
-Leading an ambitious programme of policy work and developing our evidence base in key areas.
-Leading and managing a team of policy advisers and working closely with the Head of Campaigns and Public Affairs
-Maximising opportunities to make change happen, delivering integrated projects with public affairs, campaigns and children’s services colleagues.
-Ensuring the views of children, parents and staff are at the centre of all our work.
-Supporting the strategic development of policy priorities.
You will need:
-A track record of influencing decision makers to deliver policy change.
-Experience of leading and managing effective teams.
-The ability to analyse and interpret complex data to make the case for children.
-Experience of carrying out and commissioning new research.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-A passion to make a difference to children’s lives.
Deadline: Fri 23rd October