Careers: Policy Fellowships Coordinator

5 November 2021


Policy Fellowships Coordinator (Fixed Term)

The Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP) is recruiting for a new Policy Fellowships Coordinator (Fixed Term). CSaP builds connections between researchers and policy makers in its mission to support evidence-informed policy making. The Policy Fellowships Coordinator is responsible for organising a number of Policy Fellowship programmes, providing a consistent and high-level service to all Policy Fellows, sending out regular communications, carrying out evaluations and playing an essential role in recruiting approximately 80 Policy Fellows per year.

CSaP is part of Cambridge Judge Business School (CJBS), which leverages the power of academia for real world impact to transform individuals, organisations and society. Since 1990, Cambridge Judge has forged a reputation as a centre of rigorous thinking and high-impact transformative education, situated within one of the world's most prestigious research universities, and in the heart of the Cambridge Cluster, the most successful technology entrepreneurship cluster in Europe.

CSaP's Policy Leaders Fellowship (PLF) programme is a unique initiative, which provides the most senior policy professionals in the UK civil service access to research and academic expertise. Launched in 2013 its discussions focus on the need for long-term thinking, the value of evidence, and fresh perspectives on key challenges.

The Policy Fellowships Coordinator will help to meet Fellows' expectations of the professional development opportunities offered by CSaP. The role holder will also organise their structured programmes of meetings at the University of Cambridge.

Educated to degree level, or with an equivalent level of practical experience, the ideal candidate will have experience of supporting senior stakeholders, preferably in a higher education or policy environment. We are looking for someone with administration experience, and a familiarly with managing budgets. This role requires a high standard of interpersonal and communications skills. You should also have excellent organisational skills, with experience in project management. Accuracy, attention to detail, and strong IT skills are all prerequisites for this role.

Closing date: 14 November 2021

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

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