International Policy Officer

Salary: 
£25,984 to £27,621
Hiring Organisation: 
Stonewall

In conjunction with the Head of International Campaigns and Policy, the International Policy Officer will lead and develop Stonewall’s international policy work to advance LGBT rights globally, establishing the organisation as a leading expert in the UK and internationally on the issue. Key responsibilities and dutiesUnderstand and engage in key global debates on LGBT equality, human rights and international development, briefing others as appropriate. Build partnerships with LGBT groups in the Global South and East to make sure their views inform the international work of Stonewall. Produce plain English briefings, reports, guidance and toolkits both independently and in collaboration with partners to develop good practice, capture learning and inform practice on LGBT rights globally. Act as primary point of contact to the UK government and parliament and other key stakeholders, providing detailed advice and consultancy on how to advance LGBT rights globally Represent and speak on behalf of Stonewall, where required, in relevant meetings with key stakeholders including the delivery of training and workshops. Work with the Head of the International Campaigns and Policy and the Fundraising and Communications teams to promote our international work to Stonewall’s supporters, institutional donors and other key external stakeholders. Please note international travel of around a month, per annum may be required as part of this role.

Seniority: 
junior (entry level, intern, apprentice, minimal experience)
Job type: 
paid job within an organisation
Contract type: 
full time
Org Type: 
ngo/charity/cso/npo/nfp
Job Location: 
London, England, UK
Location type: 
fixdl|fixed (office)
Closing date for applications: 
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 09:00

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