As a Policy Manager at the RCN, you’ll collaborate closely with colleagues and functions across the UK organisation, including research, public affairs, nursing and communications.
It's a job full of possibilities as you will lead the design, delivery and evaluation of programmes of policy analysis and influencing to secure change for our members. We'll look to you to ensure policy staff have clear objectives and work plans, to play an active role in the management team, to ensure the development of a rigorous evidence base within policy programmes, and to make and maintain strong stakeholder relationships. It's a great way to develop your potential.
As our Policy Manager you’ll identify opportunities for partnerships and collaborations with external professionals, organisations and agencies as well as drafting and developing clear, consistent, high-quality, evidence-based policy narrative and targeted recommendations.
We expect you to look after our members. And we expect you to be rewarded for it. As well as a whole range of learning and development opportunities we can also offer you an impressive range of benefits.
To join us you’ll need to be able to role model supportive and robust management practice; foster high performing project teams; have proven financial and budgetary control skills; use critical thinking and system analysis; generate and commission high quality analysis; and experience of successful influencing for change as well as experience in designing, delivering and evaluating programmes of work.
The ability to foster strong professional relationships externally and encourage close collaboration between departments is at the heart of this role.
Please note, should we receive a high volume of applications for this role, your application may not be shortlisted if you do not submit a Supporting Statement. A Supporting Statement is an important part of our application process, so we would encourage you to submit one as part of your application.
Should we receive a suitable number of applications for this post after a week of posting this advert, this vacancy may close early, before the closure date stated below.
For more information or for an informal discussion please contact Antonia Borneo, Head of Policy and Public Affairs (UK and International) on 07825 924652