Policy and Media Advisor



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Door Pavlina Dravecka / Bijgewerkt: 23 Feb 2015
Job profile: 
Sustrans has ambitious and exciting plans in Scotland and this role plays a key part in delivering them by influencing decision making within the Scottish Government, Scottish Parliament and wider civic society by building effective relationships and using the news media in the political process and the development of policy.

Educated to degree level or equivalent, you will have substantial experience of advocacy and policy, of researching successful policy strategies and of understanding and communicating complex policy positions.  You will have a proven ability to develop effective relationships, have a good understanding of how the Scottish media works and be able to plan a varied and heavy workload.  You’ll be confident working both independently and within a busy team and you will be IT literate with a strong commitment to the ideals of the organisation.

To apply please download and complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form. Closing date for the receipt of completed applications isFriday 6 March 2015.  Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Monday 23 March 2015.

Full time
Employer type: 
Non-profit making
£27,109 - £31,1546 per annum
Contact details
Deadline for applications: 
06 mrt 2015
Temporary contract dates: 
01 apr 2015