Policy and Governance Advisor

Closing date

 

 

Permanent Contract: 17.5 hours per week

 

£44,094 per annum pro rata (£22,047 actual), London SE1

 

IPPF is a global service provider and a leading advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for all. We are a worldwide movement of national organisations working with and for communities and individuals.

 

IPPF is looking for a permanent candidate to join IPPF on a part-time basis though there is the possibility for this role to become full time.

 

Working within the Governance and Accreditation Team that, sits within the Performance Division of IPPF’s central office, the candidate will be able to work well in a team environment as well as independently. The candidate will be expected to be a strong verbal communicator, able to influence others and produce excellent written work that can be shared with a wide audience. The candidate should have strong analytical skills and will need to be able to multi-task, often working simultaneously on multiple projects.

 

Required experience includes policy research, review and development, data analysis, and work in a governance, policy or legal setting. The Policy and Governance Advisor will need to be able to interpret large complex pieces of information often at short notice in order to support the team with governance and policy demands facing the Federation.

 

Preferred experience includes working within an international development setting and understanding of the challenges involved in working for a Federation with multiple national organisations. Understanding UK Charities Commission requirements will be an asset.

 

Fluent French or Spanish preferred but not essential.

 

Applications must be submitted in English and by application form.  CVs will not be accepted.  For further information and an application form, please download the documents below.  Application form available in Large Print, Audio or Braille.

 

Closing date: 21 January 2019 at Noon UK time

 

Interviews: 5 February 2019

 

Applications are particularly welcome from candidates openly living with HIV/AIDS. IPPF is committed to equal opportunities and cultural diversity. Candidates from all sections of the community are welcome to apply. However, before offering the job to you, we will require proof that you have permission to work in the United Kingdom. This requirement will apply to all applicants irrespective of their nationality.

 

Application form