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Reference: 80334

Date Added: 18 September 2021
Closing Date: 29 September 2021

Job Title: Policy Roles

Working For: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Location: Bristol, London or York

Salary: £28,890 - £70,666

Length of Contract: 24 months

Job Details

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) plays a vital role at the heart of UK life. The wide-ranging work we do includes safeguarding the natural environment, supporting the UK’s world-leading food and farming industries, sustaining a thriving rural economy and leading the engineering of the nation’s defences against natural threats and hazards. Join Defra and you will be part of a department that is responsible for the food we eat, the water we drink and the air we breathe.

Senior Policy Lead
£56,549 - £70,666
Location: Bristol, London, York
Ref: 136572
Fixed term contract, up to 24 months

Helping us achieve our vision of creating ‘a great place for living’, you will take a senior leadership role in delivering our group priorities through the creation of evidence-based policies. Taking responsibility for either a single larger policy area, or a range of smaller, interconnected policies.

Policy Team Leader
£47,549 - £60,188
Location: Bristol, London, York
Ref: 135489
Fixed term contract, up to 24 months

With a focus on shaping high-profile policies, you will be at the forefront of key issues impacting on the entire population. We are currently seeking around 50 G7 Policy Team Leaders to help us define and implement these bold initiatives.

Senior Policy Officer
£35,895 - £43,847
Location: Bristol, London, York
Ref: 135487
Fixed term contract, up to 24 months

We are determined to create ‘a great place for living’, and you will play an instrumental role in this ambition. While you probably will not have specialist knowledge in key policy areas when you join us, we will provide you with the opportunity to develop an overarching knowledge of a wide range of topics.

Policy Officer
£28,890 - £35,709
Location: Bristol, London, York. Homeworking will also be considered, and all candidates will be required to occasionally travel to Westminster
Ref: 135204
2-year fixed term contract, with the potential for extension or permanency

We are committed to creating the types of policies and initiatives that will benefit our population and the environment both today and in the future. As a Policy Adviser you could be at the heart of this work as you develop your skills in a fascinating multidisciplinary environment, putting you on the path to a great career.

Closing Date: 29 September 2021

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Senior Policy Lead - www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?vxsys=4&vxvac=136572 
Policy Team Leader - www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?vxsys=4&vxvac=135489 
Senior Policy Officer - www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?vxsys=4&vxvac=135487 
Policy Officer - www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?vxsys=4&vxvac=135204 

Apply before 11:55 pm

Website: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-environment-food-rural-affairs

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