Senior Policy Officer Ref:3006914

The Role
An exciting opportunity has arisen within Liverpool City Council. We are looking to recruit a Senior Policy Officer to join our corporate policy team. If you are interested we would love to hear from you!

The post holder will support the delivery of our Council Plan vision to create a trusted, aspirational and learning council, enabling a thriving and sustainable city for everyone.

As Senior Policy Officer you will help shape and deliver this transformational agenda through collaborating with a wide range of partners and stakeholders.

The role is highly varied and will involve co-ordinating city council policy across directorates and with partners; inputting to national, regional and city council strategies; supporting project development and business planning, and providing policy insight and research.

Successful candidates will possess suitable experience; an excellent understanding of urban issues and local government; excellent written and verbal communication skills; be creative and able to identify linkages and opportunities between topics, and be sensitive and confident working with stakeholders and politicians.

This role provides an excellent opportunity to develop your expertise and to work with a wide range of influencers.

More detail can be found in the job description and person specification.

Closing date: July 31st

Shortlisting will take place during August and interviews will be scheduled during early to mid September

We reserve the right to close vacancies earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications. If interested, please complete an application as early as possible.

Liverpool City Council is committed to having a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and believe that the decision to appoint should be based upon whether an individual’s skills, experience, qualifications, and abilities make them the most suitable candidate for the role.

If you require any reasonable adjustments in line with the Equality Act 2010 such as the application form in a different format or additional time to complete your application, please contact the recruitment team via
£44,624.00 - £49,651.00
Closing date
How to apply
Applicants to go to or telephone 0151 233 3003 to request an application form. Please quote reference LCC03445 in all enquiries.

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