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Regulatory Policy Manager

Address: 10 Spring Gardens, London SW1A 2BU (with a planned office move to Stratford, London, in late 2020)
Salary: £36,000 per annum (plus benefits including: 27.5 days' annual leave, entry into the Civil Service Pension Scheme and flexible working)

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority is looking for a 12-month fixed-term Regulatory Policy Manager to lead on regulatory areas of policy related work as required. In this role you will be required to act as the interface between the Policy and Compliance functions, managing regulatory policy projects.

A key part of this role is to ensure that the Code of Practice, consent forms and other regulatory tools are up to date and effective, working with the Compliance department to gather feedback through inspection and make any necessary changes. You will be required to demonstrate a wide range of policy skills, including project management, good written and oral communication skills, running meetings, writing papers, analysing evidence and providing evidence-based policy advice.

You need to be able to work effectively as part of a team, be able to demonstrate good judgement and remain calm under pressure. You will also need to be able to demonstrate the ability to understand complicated legal, ethical and scientific issues surrounding assisted reproductive technologies.

Given the varied nature of this role, good time management skills and the ability to prioritise tasks effectively, is key. We would consider it necessary that applicants have a degree or equivalent in a scientific, clinical or other relevant subject.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to play a central role in the Policy team You will have the chance to make a real and tangible difference to our work and the lives of patients. For more information about the work we do, please visit our website.

For further information, and to apply for this role, please go here.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 23 February 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 4 March 2020