The IoD employs approximately 240 permanent staff. The majority of these staff work in our head office in Pall Mall, London, although we also have staff in our regional offices in Reading, Birmingham, Manchester, Belfast and Edinburgh.

The IoD is committed to staff training and development. All staff are appraised regularly and new staff receive thorough induction training.

The IoD is an equal opportunities employer, aiming to recruit a diverse range of talented people. We recruit a range of staff in a number of different areas, including: Hospitality, Professional Development, Policy Unit, Support Services (HR, Finance), Marketing, Business Information and Advisory Services, Publications, Commercial and Membership.

As well as a competitive basic salary, IoD employees are entitled to a comprehensive range of benefits.

Employment and Skills Policy Lead

Full Time
Pall Mall, London
Salary: £30-£35k - dependent upon experience

The IoD is looking to recruit an Employment and Skills Policy Lead who will report to our Chief Economist and Director of Policy. This is a new role, and its primary objective is to lead the IoD in developing employment and skills policies and their impact to the wider economy. This will include undertaking original research, report writing and consultation responses.

We are looking for a Graduate from a leading university, who is an excellent communicator with at least 5 years’ experience with a background of one or more of the following areas:

  • Quantitative research analysis focused upon employment and skills
  • Policy analysis focused on employment and skills or a segment of the employment and skills

This role will also involve policy development, giving presentations, appearing in the media (therefore experience of dealing directly with the Media would also be an advantage) and travel as appropriate.

Full job description and person specification available here

To apply, please send your CV with details of your current remuneration, to Aarti Bhasin, Senior HR Consultant at IoD, 116 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5ED or by email to Tel: 0207 766 8857.

Closing Date: 30th January 2015

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