3 Dec 2019
Join the WCVA team and help strengthen our policy and influencing activity
WHY WORK AT WCVA?
As an employer, Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) can
offer several benefits such as a flexible working scheme, pension
at 9% of salary, and access to an employees' assistance
WCVA invests in its employees and their development. As well as
being a Living Wage Employer, committed to paying staff the real
living wage, WCVA has been awarded Investors in People
ABOUT THE ROLE
Salary: £34,883 - £36,743 depending on
This post aims to strengthen our client's policy and influencing
activity in support of their purpose. This is a direct response to
feedback from their members and partners.
The post will develop evidence-based policy positions, focussing
on areas where they can make the biggest difference. The role will
help put members at the heart of their work. It will enable close
collaboration with external partners as well as working internally
with teams across the organisation.
Some of your key responsibilities will include:
- Ensure policy work is evidence-based, drawing on participation
from members and the knowledge and evidence available across the
- To develop and deliver an influencing plan, engaging members
- To co-ordinate policy and engagement activity
- To lead the Influencing and Engagement Practitioner
- Manage research activity
- Manage the budget for the policy and research functions
- To manage a team working on policy on research
Closing date: 9 December 2019
Interview date: 18 December 2019
apply for the role at NFP-People.
Applications submitted in the medium of Welsh are welcomed and
will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted