Head of Communities

Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) Head of Communities
Location London, United Kingdom
Application deadline 16 May 2016
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IPPR is looking for an individual with a track record of increasing an organisation’s voluntary supporters and building the participation of people in various activities across one or more policy areas. The candidate will  have proven experience of stakeholder engagement and management, ideally within the third sector, with experience of leading and coordinating groups of people in structured, systematic and effective ways.

An academic grounding in organisational dynamics and stakeholder engagement would also be desirable. In addition to this, the candidate will need to have an innovative approach to communications, a passion for policy and politics, an excellent understanding of the political climate and an ability to work across a broad range of policy areas.

As part of our commitment to flexible working IPPR will consider a range of options for the successful applicant to fill the post. All options can be discussed at interview stage.

Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Condition: Permanent contract (37.5 hours)