Environmental Policy & Project Officer
We are urgently seeking an experienced and skilled Environmental Policy&Project Officer to be responsible for the management of a portfolio of environment work for one of our local government clients based in London SE1.
The Environmental Policy&Project Officer will assist in the establishment and maintenance of communications on technical and policy matters with international organisations, Government departments, the London Boroughs, and other organisations in the public, private and voluntary sectors.
They will build and maintain an up-to-date awareness of legislative, technical and policy changes in the environment field and contribute to the provision of advice, written and oral, to the Mayor and his staff, senior managers, Members of the Assembly, and Functional Bodies, GLA staff, government departments, London-based and national organisations on environmental matters.
Ideal candidates will demonstrate the following:
Experience in the field of environmental policy (including the planning process) and strong analytical skills.
Ability to analyse and interpret environmental issues in relation to urban areas their causes, effects and possible solutions.
Ability to use a range of office and statistical software including word processing and spreadsheet packages to an advanced level.
Experience of Public Sector policies and their communication to internal and external bodies
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GPR is fully committed to the elimination of unlawful and unfair discrimination and values the differences that a diverse workforce brings to organisations. GPR will not discriminate because of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race (which includes colour, nationality and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. GPR will not discriminate because of any other irrelevant factor and will build a culture that values meritocracy, openness, fairness and transparency.