Vacancy: Policy and Research Officer

Location: Care & Repair Cymru, Cardiff
Contract: Fixed term contract to May 2023, to cover secondment.
Salary: £30,244
Hours: 35 hour per week
Closing date: Friday 27th May 2022
Interviews: Wednesday 7th June 2022

Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity to join our hard-working, forward-thinking team as a Policy and Research Officer while the current post-holder is seconded to another position.

About Us:

We are the national body for Care & Repair in Wales, and a registered charity. Our vision is a Wales where all older people can live independently in warm, safe and accessible homes.

Job role:

The successful candidate will provide expertise and lead on policy and research for Care & Repair Cymru (CRC). Working as our Policy and Project Manager, you will contribute significantly to our representation and public affairs work, helping us achieve policy influencing objectives, and maintaining a high profile among policymakers, partners and stakeholders. You will also help develop briefing and policy update content for a range of audiences.

This post is suitable for candidates wishing to be seconded from their current role, and you should contact your current employer to discuss this.

Additional Information:

  • 25 days’ holiday (pro rata)
  • Paid for cash health plan
  • Flexible hours and working arrangements.
  • Hybrid home and office working

For further information:

For more info or to discuss this post, you can contact Faye Patton, Policy and Project Manager 02920 107 594  or Chris Jones, CEO (07747 803189).

Applications:

The completed application form and Equal Opportunities Form must be returned to:

Heather Dungey, Care & Repair Cymru, 1st Floor Mariners House, East Moors Road, Cardiff CF24 5TD

Or emailed, marked in the subject tab as 'Private and Confidential – Policy & Research Officer', to [email protected] by noon on 27th May 2022.

Please note, CVs will not be accepted.