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Policy Officer

Location:                      Baltic House, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff 
Position type:               Full time contract until end of March 2021, with the possibility of extension to March 2022.
Salary scale:                 £27,730 – £36,552

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a good background in both coordinating and motivating groups and developing policy. The ideal candidate will be personable and diligent with the tenacity to progress difficult discussions between WEL members in order to achieve mutual decisions. The post holder will work closely with the WEL Working Groups to develop WEL statements and consultation responses in an efficient and effective manner. You will gain an in-depth understanding of the public sector in Wales and be responsible for organising suitable events and opportunities to advocate agreed WEL policy positions to decision makers in Wales.

As one of the main points of contact for our Working Group Chairs, other group members and Welsh Government Officials you will be a confident, self-motivated, approachable, organised and meticulous coordinator and an extremely effective communicator with a demonstrable enthusiasm for the work of environmental campaigning organisations.

Click here to download: job description, application form, equality and diversity monitoring form and job applicant privacy statement.

Your completed application form should be returned to the WEL office by 09.00 Monday 3rd June

Interviews will be held week commencing 10th or 17th June. If you have not heard from us by 14th June you should assume you have been unsuccessful.

Please note that if you return your application form by email (preferred), should you be asked for interview, you will be expected to sign the declaration at the end of the application form on the day if you haven’t signed electronically.

If you have further queries please phone 029 2049 7509.


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