Senior Policy and Strategy Officer
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Policy and Strategy Officer to join the Policy and Strategy team at the City of Wolverhampton Council.
The successful candidate will work as part of a small team to design and deliver effective strategic frameworks, strategic planning and policy development for the Council. You will be responsible for the development of key council policies and strategies, ensuring that they are evidence based, compliant with relevant guidance and legislation and aligned to delivering the council's priorities.
You will have experience of strategy and policy analysis, undertaking consultation and engagement activity. The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of local government and the local, regional and national challenges and opportunities for the public sector.
Stakeholder management will be a central part of the role and you will support the Policy and Strategy team to co-ordinate a range of regional activity on behalf of the Council, liaising regularly with senior stakeholders both locally and regionally to establish policy positions.
This is a fast paced role working with senior leaders from across the Council, as well as elected members.
Previous applicants need not apply.
For further information about this post please contact Laura Collings, Head of Policy and Strategy, on 01902550414 or email email@example.com
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