Policy Officer

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Federation of Awarding Bodies

The Federation is pleased to announce that we are recruiting for a Policy Officer to support our busy policy function.   This is an exciting role, where no two days will be the same. The role includes producing our popular weekly newsletters QualsMatter and EPA Weekly, undertaking research projects, preparing policy briefs for members and external stakeholders, shaping our policy positions, arranging meetings and undertaking general administration.   The Policy Advisor will report into Dr Rebecca Conway, Head of Policy and Strategy.

We are a small, friendly and supportive team and we are looking for someone who is able to come on board and work with us enthusiastically to meet the organisation’s objectives.  We use a range of IT systems, such as WordPress for our website and Moodle as our VLE/LMS.  Training will be provided, but it is important that the Policy Advisor is comfortable using these and other platforms.

We are a high-trust, high-performance organisation and the Policy Advisor will work predominantly from home, with travel throughout the UK and particularly to London for meetings.

Please read our job description and contact Rebecca Conway  for an informal, confidential chat if you would like to do so.  Please note that first interviews will be held via Zoom on 20th August and second interviews will be held on 6th September, most likely in person, in London..

To apply for this position, please send a covering letter showing how you meet the job description for this position along with your CV to [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to karen.daws@awarding.org.uk