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Applications are invited for the post of Advocacy Manager to join the Partnership for Child Development (PCD) team based at the St. Mary’s Campus, Paddington.
Job Title: Advocacy Manager
Department/Division/Faculty: School of Public Health Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, St Mary's Campus
Salary: Â£28,200- 32,100 per annum
PCD is an organisation committed to improving the education, health and nutrition of school-age children and youth in low-income countries. The PCD Team is based within the Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology located at St Mary’s campus, Paddington. The department is based within a five star research institute equipped with the latest technologies and facilities.
Job Duties Summary
The post holder will work in close collaboration with the Senior Communications Manager to ensure all advocacy opportunities are efficiently targeted. The Advocacy Manager post will be part of the Communications, Partnerships and Advocacy Team based in London.
The post-holder will provide an efficient professional service, developing and managing (where necessary) advocacy strategies to promote nationally-owned school health and nutrition programmes in low and middle in-come countries.
This is an excellent opportunity for a well-motivated person who wants to build on existing experience in the field of advocacy to work in one of the UK's leading universities for a busy and successful group.
Summary of Experience
Applicants should be educated to degree level or have equivalent experience (qualifications in development or public health are preferred but not essential) and have experience of developing advocacy strategies and of raising awareness of programmes at all levels.
This is a full time post for a fixed term until 30th September 2015.