Principal Policy and Programme Officer - Environment
(GLA) Grade 10 (£52,767)
Vacancy Description
Job reference number: STAF959
Contract type: Fixed-term (1 year)
Closing date: Friday 29 May 2018 at 23:59 GMT
Interview date: Tuesday 12 June 2018
Salary: £52,767 per annum
Grade: 10

We are seeking to appoint a Principal Policy and Programme Officers to work in the Zero Carbon Policy team, part of the Environment Team at the Greater London Authority to lead its new green finance work programme. The role will involve working with Boroughs and other key stakeholders to identify a range of low carbon projects across London, identify possible financing options and develop business plans.


We are looking for exceptional candidates with experience of complex project management and the ability to work with a range of external stakeholders to bring environmental projects forward at pace and scale. Candidates with a financial or economic background or those with experience in developing technical or economic feasibility studies for a range of low carbon projects would be desirable. Experience of working on environment policy is essential.


This post is fixed-term for 12 months from July 2018



London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.


We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as these roles is open to job share. 


In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan, childcare voucher scheme and a career average pension scheme.


If you have a question about the role or the recruitment process, then please contact a member of the recruitment team via email on quoting reference STAF959.


Application closing date: Tuesday 29 May 2018 at 23:59 GMT

Interviews will take place on: Tuesday 12 June 2018


Please note we do not accept CV’s for this role. All applications for this vacancy must be submitted via our online recruitment system. To apply and to view a copy of the Job Description and Person specification, please click the "Apply Now" button below.