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Tel: 01227 639768

Trust Policy Lead

Location: Remote

Salary expectation: circa £40,000

Application deadline: Thu 29th February

This is a full-time role

We are seeking a Policy Lead with a background in wildlife conservation and a strong track record of policy development work. A person to strengthen our work to influence national policies and strategies, align our wider influencing work, build effective relationships and drive national policy change to ensure positive outcomes for beavers in Britain.

As our Policy Lead, you will closely collaborate with the CEO and various teams within Beaver Trust, particularly focusing on policy formulation and implementation, stakeholder engagement, and inter-team coordination for effective policy advocacy.

Your responsibilities will include strategic leadership in policy development, ensuring our efforts align with and impact national strategies effectively. You will be essential in managing and nurturing high-level stakeholder relationships, adapting our approach to suit different regional contexts within Britain, and developing political engagement strategies.

You will also engage in research and analysis of policy issues related to beaver restoration, creating relevant responses, policy documents, and briefings. Monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of our policy initiatives, you will contribute to reporting mechanisms for funders and trustees.

We expect you to have excellent organisational skills, with an ability to handle multiple aspects of policy development and implementation.

This role demands a highly organised, strategic, and proactive individual who is committed to wildlife conservation and has the expertise to navigate and influence the policy landscape for the betterment of our ecosystems.

Deadline: Thu 29th February