Policy and Projects Officer - London Borough of Culture (Culture and Creative Industries)
(GLA) Grade 7 (£39,501)
Vacancy Description
Job reference no: PPO/LBC01
Contract type: Fixed term contract until May 2021, 22.2 hours per week
Closing Date: Wednesday 17 July 2019 at 23:59 GMT
Interview Date: 31 July 2019
Salary: £39,501 per annum 'pro rata'
Grade: 7

The GLA’s Culture and Creative Industries Unit is recruiting a Policy and Projects Officer to support the next phase of the London Borough of Culture programme, a flagship programme in the Mayor’s Culture Strategy – Culture for all Londoners. This is a great opportunity to be part of a passionate team, helping to shape the cultural agenda for London.

The Mayor’s Culture Strategy sets out an ambitious vision for how culture can support the good growth and well-being of the capital, for all Londoners. As a key new role in the London Borough of Culture team, you will support the co-ordination of internal and external stakeholder communication, projects and events, for the London Borough of Culture programmes.

You will have experience of managing projects and events and delivering these to a high standard and with varied stakeholders. Your experience of working with senior management in a complex political environment will be key in communicating effectively with a wide range of partners. You will also have excellent writing skills, including drafting and editing copy and correspondence for a wide and varied readership.

Please read the Job Description and Person Specification.

This role is based at City Hall.

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 this role 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 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 glajobs@london.gov.uk quoting reference PPO/LBC01.

Application closing date:            Wednesday 17 July 2019 at 23:59 GMT.
Interviews will take place at:      City Hall on the 31 July 2019.

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