Principal Policy & Programme Officer x2

Organisation: Greater London Authority
Salary: £50,117 pa
Location: London
Hours: Full Time
Position type: Paid
Contract: Permanent
Closing date: Wed 26 February 14
Contact telephone: 020 7983 4880
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Principal Policy & Programme Officer x 2

£50,117 – Permanent (Ref: GLA 1543)
£50,117 pro rata – Fixed term contract or Secondment until 30 September 2014 (Ref: GLA 2539)

We are seeking to appoint two Principal Policy and Programme Officers to work in the Energy and Waste Policy Team in the Environment Unit at the Greater London Authority. One post is permanent and one post is fixed term until 30 September 2014. Secondment opportunities are supported for the fixed term post.

We are looking for exceptional candidates with experience of interpreting, formulating and implementing environment policy and developing and implementing projects. You will support the delivery of the mayor’s ambitions set out in his Environment Strategies and his Vision 2020. You will work primarily on energy and climate change mitigation policy but may also be required to work across a range of policy themes including waste, water, urban greening, air quality and climate change adaptation. Experience of working on energy and/or climate change mitigation policy is essential and experience of working in the other policy themes is desirable.

The successful candidates will contribute towards the implementation of the Mayor’s Climate Change Mitigation and Energy Strategy and in particular will work on buildings energy efficiency, fuel poverty alleviation, energy pricing, low carbon transportation and energy infrastructure.

In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days annual leave, interest free season ticket and bicycle loan and final salary pension scheme.

For further information you can contact our recruitment team on 020 7983 4880 or email quoting reference GLA1543 / GLA2539.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 26 February 2014.

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Charity Number: 1118616 | Company Number: 4323551