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Tel: 01227 639768

Policy and Campaigns Officer

Location: N10, London (Hybrid)

Salary expectation: £28,572 to £34,146 pro rata

Application deadline: Sun 2nd June

This is a part-time role

At Ambitious about Autism, we’re currently looking for a Policy and Campaigns Officer to join our team on a part time (0.4 FTE) basis.

The postholder will have a track record of influencing policy and an understanding and passion for issues affecting autistic children and young people across a range of areas, including education, employment, health and social care. You’ll gather evidence and data that will influence change, using your written and verbal communication skills to engage with a wide range of audiences on our strategic priorities and raise awareness of our work.

You’ll engage with autistic children, young people and their families to understand their priorities and embed their needs in our communications and policy work. You’ll identify opportunities to communicate AaA’s policy position and respond to these appropriately, working closely with the communications team to draft impactful statements, as well as web and social media copy.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Experience of working in a policy role, ideally in a relevant sector.
  • Ability to identify appropriate sources, evaluate and analyse data and evidence to provide up-to-date, accurate information.
  • Experience of producing high quality policy-related documents, as well as being able to write engaging pieces for a range of audiences.
  • Experience of using social and digital media to develop and promote policy work.

Deadline: Sun 2nd June