TASC, the 'parent' of this blog, has received grant-aiding from the Atlantic Philanthropies and is working on a major new programme of work. We are seeking to recruit a key member of the team charged with delivering TASC's vision. The successful candidate must demonstrate empathy with, and enthusiasm for, the objectives of TASC.
S/he will be responsible for delivering TASC's programme of research and policy analysis, and will play a central role in developing and communicating the policy proposals to realise the TASC vision. S/he will have a postgraduate qualification in a social science discipline, excellent research and analytic skills, and highly developed written and oral skills. In addition, the successful candidate will have had extensive engagement with Irish economic and social issues and will relish the challenge of developing progressive approaches to these issues.
The Head of Policy will report to the Director. There is an attractive remuneration package commensurate with experience. Secondment arrangements will be considered. TASC is an equal opportunities employer.
Click here to download a job specification, and here to download an overview of the TASC work programme.
Application with CV to be forwarded by email or post to the Director at the address below by May 15th 2009
26 South Frederick Street, Dublin 2 . T: + 353 1 6169050 F: + 353 1 6753118