Senior Policy and Project Officer

Employer
Camden London Borough Council
Location
Camden, London (Greater)
Salary
£41,952
Closing date
19 Dec 2021

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Sector
Corporate Services, Policy
Job role
Officer
Contract Type
Full time

Job Details

Camden is changing on the inside to make life better for everyone. Because we’re not just home to the UK’s fast-growing economy. We’re home to the most important conversations happening today. And we’re making radical social change a reality, so that nobody gets left behind. As a Senior Policy and Project Officer you will lead on aspects of strategy, policy, improvement and transformation in key areas of work across the organisation.

The role

In this role you will be required to lead on aspects of strategy, policy, improvement and transformation in key areas of work across the organisation. The role involves supporting and coordinate work with high levels of complexity or risk – including a range of projects to bring about effective and positive change across the organisation.

You will work in a variety of disciplines and environments in support of multiple teams and departments to assist in the delivery of corporate and directorate priorities.

You will make intelligent use of data, inform decision-making and shape and improve service delivery across the council and with local partners.

About you

You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to analyse data to present complex information and recommendations in a clear manner to a range of audiences. Engaging communications and report-writing are key aspects of the role.

Ideally you will have experience of local government and have led work to develop policy and strategy. Additionally, you will have experience of project or programme planning, development, implementation and monitoring. You might also have experience in change management, engagement and participation.

You will be a keen learner, willing to work outside of your comfort zone and build cross-cutting subject matter expertise in fast paced and political environment.

To find out more about what it is like to work at Camden, meet some of our People by clicking HERE

Working for Camden

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine how we’re supporting people, and we’ll redefine what a career can be.

At Camden, you’ll receive a host of benefits as well as joining a flexible working employer. Click HERE to see full details of our benefits.

Additional information

To view the Job Profile, please click HERE

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application you will be required to demonstrate how you meet the role criteria noted in the Job Profile under the “About You” section.

To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

Asking for Adjustments

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people, neurodiverse people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application, interview or assessment process, including providing information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk or post to 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG

Company

Camden: A diverse and vibrant borough
 
What makes us different?

Camden London Borough Council offers the opportunity to create a place for everyone. The council is committed to excellence and aims to recruit vibrant and talented people to develop and cultivate highly competent work teams. 
 
Camden Council promotes culture, innovation and excellence by celebrating awards such as the Camden Business Awards, Community Support Awards and Camden Design Awards. 

Great values

Based in the heart of the capital, Camden has much to offer its dedicated staff. The council is committed to excellence, and dedicated to safeguard and support the welfare of vulnerable adults, young people and children. Camden aims to work hand to hand with the communities it serves to find new and better ways to increase quality of life.
 
Why work for Camden?

  • Camden is committed to providing high quality services
  • Competent and skilled work teams.
  • A trusting, supportive working environment
  • Strong focus on innovation
  • Competitive salary.
  • Free season ticket / travelcard loan scheme. 

 
Would you like to work in an innovative, multicultural, vibrant and transforming environment?

Camden may offer the opportunity you are looking for.

Find Us
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Telephone
020 7974 4444
Location
Town Hall
Judd Street
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