- Policy Officer, Americas, UK
2 days agoFull–time
In the Policy Officer (Americas) role, the post-holder will act as Universities UK International's principal policy expert for the Americas region, with a particular emphasis on Latin America. This exciting role will offer opportunities for travel to the region, the chance to work with senior government officials and policy-makers, and the opportunity to use regional expertise and –ideally – language skills – in support of UK higher education.
With a degree-level qualification, the post-holder will be a motivated, independent worker with a keen interest in higher education and the international dimensions of education policy. Competency in Spanish and/or Portuguese is an advantage.
In collaboration with the Head of International Engagement, the post-holder will work across the full range of UUKi’s thematic priorities to develop a programme of work that helps members of the team enhance their international profile and impact in the Americas. The post-holder will be responsible for providing high-quality information, advice and guidance, developing and maintaining strong relationships with the higher education sector and working with policy makers both in the UK and the Americas.
Interviews will take place on Thursday 11 October and Friday 12 October
Job posted on 12 September 2018.
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