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Water Policy Officer - Citizens Advice Scotland

Job Details

Job title
Water Policy Officer
Closing date
Tuesday 28 March 2017
Interviews
Start of April
Location
Edinburgh
Hours per week
35
Type of contract
Permanent
Salary
circa £24,000- £27,000 (commensurate with experience)

More about the job

About the job

Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS), based in Edinburgh, is the umbrella organisation providing support to Citizens Advice Bureaux (CAB) across Scotland.

Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS), our 61 member Citizen Advice Bureaux (CAB), the Citizen Advice consumer service, and the Extra Help Unit, form Scotland’s largest independent advice network. Advice provided by our service is free, independent, confidential, impartial and available to everyone. We are champions for both citizens and consumers and in 2015/16 the Citizens Advice Service in Scotland helped over 310,000 clients in Scotland deal with over one million issues overall.

We currently have a vacancy for an Water Policy Officer, Policy officers play a vital and active role, initiating research projects, writing a wide range of policy papers and engaging with external industry, political and government stakeholders.

We offer excellent terms and conditions of employment including 30 days annual leave and 10 public holidays, flexitime and a pension scheme.

For more information please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification which can be downloaded using the links below.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please send completed copies of the Personal Details Form, Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, along with your current CV to: recruitment@cas.org.uk 

In addition, please refer to the Job Description which can be downloaded at the bottom of this page, and provide a written statement that addresses how you meet the requirements of the role as detailed in the job specification. In the written statement, please provide examples which demonstrate how you meet the requirements. 

Closing date: Tuesday 28th March 2017 

Interview dates: Start of April

About the employer

Citizens Advice Scotland is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Scottish Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux – Citizens Advice Scotland (Scottish Charity Number SC016637).