Policy Officer (EXE73)
Full time, permanent
MillionPlus, The Association for Modern Universities, is seeking a highly motivated Policy Officer who can provide policy and statistical analysis, assist with the development of research reports and policy briefings, and draft written submissions in response to consultations published by Government, agencies, stakeholders and universities. This is an exciting opportunity to promote higher education and influence the public policy agenda.
Reporting to the Head of Policy and Research, you will support the successful delivery of the MillionPlus policy and research programme. You will undertake research and analysis of data, information and policy development in the higher education sector to inform MillionPlus policy, research and campaign work. This will include research into government policy, sector specific data releases and the collation of statistics and case studies about modern universities for inclusion in reports, papers and briefings for key stakeholders. You will also draft responses to government and sector consultations.
You will play a key role in the development of MillionPlus research reports and policy briefings for a wide range of audiences and provide administrative and policy support for MillionPlus policy networks / working groups for senior university staff in key policy areas such as research, teacher training, international and professional health education.
Skills you will need
Salary and benefits
Grade 5: £30,061 - £33,334 p.a. Inclusive of Inner London weighting and 25 days’ annual leave, plus 6 fixed university days and public holidays.
Closing date: Midnight, Friday 10 December 2021
Shortlisting: Tuesday 14 December 2021
Interviews: Wednesday 12 January 2022
Application method: Full details and online application form can be found at: https://jobs.mdx.ac.uk/EXE73