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Senior Policy Analyst / Deputy Head of Policy, WaterAid, UK [deadline 03 October]

You will have extensive experience of public policy making processes and a proven track record in delivering robust research and advocacy strategies that have demonstrably shifted policy and practice.

Deadline : 3 Oct 2014
Interview dates : w/c 13 October 2014
Salary : £51,590 – £58,398 pa with excellent benefits

WaterAid is seeking to appoint a Senior Policy Analyst to serve as Deputy Head of its London-based Global Policy team. To be successful, you will need extensive experience of public policy making processes and a proven track record in delivering robust research and advocacy strategies that have demonstrably shifted policy and practice. As a recognised authority in your chosen field of expertise, you will have excellent communication skills and experience presenting at high level events. You will also have experience leading, managing and mentoring cross-organisational teams to deliver on strategic objectives.

Ideally you will have an excellent understanding of the policy debates and implementation challenges relating to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) or other basic services’ sectors. You will have experience in developing and strengthening the accountability, capability or responsiveness of official institutions in developing countries including ‘fragile states’. The ideal candidate will also have a proven track record of delivering original, high quality research and publications and/or devising and implementing high impact advocacy strategies.

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How to apply

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