Sightsavers is looking for a Policy Adviser to join our Policy and Global Advocacy team to lead policy analysis and engagement on social inclusion and education.


The post-holder will conduct analysis and generate evidence to deliver Sightsavers policy objectives, influence the development and monitor the implementation of thematic polices, and represent Sightsavers on relevant networks and external forums to help influence the change we are striving for to ensure the rights of people with disabilities are represented in development policy.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working in the international development sector, including of policy influencing work at national and international levels, and possess strong analytical and writing skills, with a proven track record of using evidence to deliver change. They will be a pro-active team player with the ability to manage their time effectively against agreed deadlines. Some international travel will be expected.

For more information as well as details on how to apply for this role please visit the jobs section on Sightsavers website and follow the application process.

Deadline for applications: 27 February 2017 at 12:00 (UK time)