Policy Manager – Agenda

Agenda, the alliance for women and girls at risk (hosted by The Young Foundation), have an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled, driven and committed individual full of ideas and energy to play a key role in an organisation campaigning for change for women and girls.

Agenda exists to ensure that women and girls at risk of abuse, poverty, poor mental health, addiction and homelessness get the support and protection they need. We campaign for systems and services to be transformed; to raise awareness across sectors; and to promote public and political understanding of the lives of women and girls facing multiple disadvantage.

As part of our small, friendly, high performing team, this pivotal role is central to our work. Working with the Director, you will be responsible for leading the development and delivery of Agenda’s policy work and influencing strategy. We are looking for someone with excellent knowledge of the political landscape and a proven track record of successfully bringing about policy change.

To apply please submit your CV and cover letter to Applications@youngfoundation.org detailing how you meet the criteria set out in the full job description. You must have a valid right to work in the U.K.

The closing date for applications is 31st January 2018. Interviews are likely to be held on Tuesday 6th February 2018.

Agenda is committed to building a culturally diverse team and therefore strongly encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds.

Requests for flexible or part-time working will be considered.