Policy manager

Job title: Policy manager

Department: Research and services

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Salary: circa £32,000 per annum

Hours: 37 hours (full time)

Closing Date: 22nd May, 2022

Permanent or fixed term: Permanent

Role description:

We are currently looking for an experienced Policy Manager to support our Research & Services team.

Reporting to the Cancer Insight Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Using the latest evidence and insight to drive the creation of policies, position statements, and related key messages. The subject of these will be informed by the charity's strategy as well as our priority setting processes.
  • Using the evidence generated within policies and position statements to support charitable activity including assisting the Research Funding and Services teams with priority identification and advising on best practice, informing internal and external communications, and supporting specific campaigns run by the Brand and Relationships team.
  • Using the evidence generated within policies and position statements to influence local and national decision making for the benefit of people in Yorkshire.

You must have a degree in a relevant subject area and substantial experience in a similar role.

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer.  We welcome any discussion for flexible working at interview/offer stage where we will consider an individual’s circumstances against the needs of the charity.

We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates from all backgrounds. If we can make any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact us at or call the People team on 01423 642803.


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