Principal Policy and Projects Officer
  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: SP/21/149697
  • Published: Thu 29/04/2021, 12:09 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/05/2021, 12:09 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Term Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £46,756 - £54,238
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG, Camden

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Principal Policy and Projects Officer

Starting salary: £46,756

Job Level and Salary Range: Level 5 Zone 1: £46,756 - £54,238

Work Location: 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG with remote working arrangements available

Hours per week: 36 hours per week

Contract Type: 12 month fixed term/Secondment, Full time

Closing Date: Sunday 16 May 2021, 23:59

Interviews to be held: w/c 24 May 2021

Alternative flexible working options available

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. The Supporting People Strategy Team is seeking a Principal Policy and Projects officer to lead strategy, policy, improvement and transformation in key areas of work across Supporting People.

The role

You will lead on work with high levels of complexity and feel confident using data and insight to inform decision making. You will be someone who is committed and passionate about the making the Camden 2025 values a reality to enable everyone to have the chance to succeed.

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.

You will have experience of/interest in working in local government, and of leading strategies and change projects/programmes.

Additionally, you will have experience of one or more of the following areas:

  • Strategic planning, development, implementation and monitoring
  • Change management
  • Engagement
  • Data, research, analysis & performance management

For full details see the related job profile.

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

Working for Camden

Working for Camden you’ll receive a host of great benefits, Click HERE to see full details.

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

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 essential criteria listed in the Job Profile.   

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 or post to 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG.   

Some posts at Camden are politically restricted, which means individuals holding these posts cannot have active political role. For a list of all politically restricted roles at Camden click here

How to Apply

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