CLF Policy Officer (Net Zero and Skills) – £33,990 pa

This exciting new role will lead our work on net zero and skills; two crucial policy areas for central London. Every one of our member authorities has set ambitious targets to reach net zero, and they are committed to ensuring their residents benefit from the opportunities that transition to a decarbonised economy will bring.

Working with the Senior Policy Manager you will:

  • Lead a varied range of projects, from developing policy papers, to managing externally commissioned research.
  • Work closely with our 12 member authorities, managing networks of senior elected members and officers, and helping to coordinate cross-borough work.
  • Support our communications and public affairs work, including engaging with policy-makers and advocating on behalf of our member authorities.

You will need:

  • A good knowledge of the policy-making process.
  • An understanding of the roles local authorities play in supporting inclusive growth.
  • A good understanding of the skills and further education system and/or the green economy would be beneficial but is not essential.
  • You will need exceptional stakeholder management skills,
  • The ability to communicate complex issues clearly – both in person and in writing.
  • An open, enthusiastic, and collaborative approach and be willing to take on new challenges.
  • You will have a passion for London, and a commitment to making a difference.

The role offers the chance to shape these crucial areas for the future of London, as well as excellent opportunities for development.

Closing date: 2nd December 2021 (Midnight)

To apply online please visit the City of London recruitment website