Advocacy Advisor at ActionAid UK

As Advocacy Advisor you will help ensure we are viewed as a leading organisation in the field of international development, in particular leading our work with decision makers on our cutting edge tax justice campaign. We will look to you to develop effective relationships with key influencers and ensure our profile is strong with national and international decision makers and opinion formers. This will also involve supporting international influencing work targeting global institutions in partnership with colleagues across the ActionAid federation.

With extensive experience of working in Parliament, Government or related advocacy and public affairs you have excellent knowledge of the UK political scene and system. An effective lobbyist, you will have been involved in developing and implementing successful influencing strategies as well as working in national coalitions. Able to build strong stakeholder relationships you will be comfortable working cross-organisationally and possess good communication and networking skills.

You will be knowledgeable on global issues and debates relevant to our mission and experience working on global decision making processes would be an asset.

Job title: Advocacy Advisor

Location: London

Salary: £39,099 - £40,282 per annum

Contract: Full time, permanent

Closing date: 12 March 2015