Senior Policy Officer

Salary: £24-29k
Job type: 6 month contract with the possibility of extension
Terms: Full time (35 hours per week) Job share options can be negotiated
Closing date: Monday 25 September 2017, 12noon
Interviews: TBC
Location: 18 York Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EP

Job Summary

This post is an exciting opportunity to help ensure that all HIV relevant policy and practice in Scotland is grounded in evidence and the experience of people living with and affected by HIV; by developing and implementing policy and campaigning initiatives, writing consultation responses and briefings, and providing secretariat for national policy and campaigning forums.

Working as part of our small policy and campaigning team, you will bring broad understanding of health and social policy issues, and skills in research and drafting. You will be a good team player with a flexible approach and excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

An application pack and person specification can be downloaded below. For further information contact Nathan Sparling, Head of Policy and Campaigning on 0131 558 3713 or on

Senior Policy Officer Job Pack [DOCX - 652kB]
Senior Policy Officer Application Form [DOCX - 977kB]