JOB: Policy Officer, Community Housing Cymru

Policy Officer

Location: Cardiff
Salary: – 28,000 (pro rata)
Work Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 06 April 2018
Categories: Community Development, Development, Housing,

Further Information:

This is an exciting and varied opportunity to work as part of an ambitious team within Community Housing Cymru. The person appointed will support CHC’s policy team for a period of 8 months. The role includes policy development, member engagement and supporting policy implementation in the social housing sector. We are looking for a flexible and proactive individual who has the ability to quickly establish relationships and manage specific areas of social housing policy.

You will be responsible for keeping abreast of policy developments in social housing; preparing and/or reviewing and revising policy positions; providing opportunities for consultation with CHC members, preparing briefings and informing members of key developments, and liaising with key stakeholders in the social housing sector, including Welsh Government.

Ideally the post holder will have demonstrable experience of policy development and research, and knowledge and understanding of the economic, social, political and housing context in Wales.

We are happy to consider applicants on a secondment basis. Please note that this position is only for 8 months.

Benefits: 25 days rising by one day for each completed year of service, to a maximum of 30 days and all public holidays (pro rata for PT staff); £25 gym subsidy; Pension Scheme; Health Plan


Contact Person:

For further information on this opportunity please contact:

Name: Hayley MacNamara
Organisation: Community Housing Cymru
Address: 2 Ocean Way Cardiff CF24 5TG
Telephone: 02920674819

The closing date for applications is 06 April 2018