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Legal Policy and Campaigns Officer | Volunteering

Legal Policy and Campaigns Officer

Maternity Cover: up to 6 months with possibility of extension

SBS is one of the UK’s leading advocacy and campaigning organisations for black and minority women.

We are seeking a self-motivated and experienced legal policy and campaigns officer to assist the Director, Pragna Patel with Policy, research campaigns and strategic litigation work. Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) are essential as is the ability to plan, prioritise and meet deadlines.

The post holder will be experienced in either legal or policy work or both and be able to start as soon as possible.

In light of the nature and context of the work of SBS, the organization considersthat the candidate’s gender (female) to be an occupational requirement in accordance with Para 1, Schedule 9, of the Equality Act 2010

Salary range from £25,690 to £29, 958 (incl. OLW) depending on skills and experience

Home based work/flexible hours/job share/freelance will be considered for the right candidate/s.

Spoken knowledge of Punjabi or Hindi or Urdu is desirable but not essential

Applicants should apply in the first instance by submitting a C.V. together with a statement detailing why you are suitable for the post. This statement should be no longer than 2 A4 sides.

Closing date for applications is 18th August 2017

Interview Dates: 31 August/1st September 2017

Download the application pack below:

Covering Letter
Job Description
SBS Mission Statement
Equal Opportunities Form