|Recruiter:||Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs|
|Listed on:||11th February|
|Location:||London, Bristol and York|
|Salary Notes:||£46,612 (National), From £51,258 (London)|
|Contact Name:||Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs|
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) plays a vital role at the heart of UK life. The wide-ranging work we do to safeguard the natural environment; support the UK's world-leading food and farming industry; sustain a thriving rural economy; and engineer the nation's defences against natural threats and hazards impacts the lives of over 65 million people. Join us and you will be part of a department that protects the food people eat, the water they drink and the air they breathe.
Joining Defra in this senior-level role, you will:
Sharing our values of working with integrity, honesty, impartiality and objectivity, you will excel in this multi-layered role if you have the flexibility to regularly travel to other offices nationally. With excellent communication skills, you will use your expert business analysis knowledge to understand assess, define and justify stakeholder needs and the proposed solutions. Picking the best solution to meet objectives, you will have the capacity to integrate those solutions into the business with minimal disruption, and you will be adept at creating, commissioning and updating business cases to justify the benefits, risks and value-for-money of each project. A natural leader, you will have the confidence to guide colleagues and ensure key stakeholders are identified and managed, and that they remain engaged in your projects.
Everyone in Defra is supported to develop their skills and capabilities. You will have access to learning and development with high-calibre providers, and support from mentors and coaches. We offer flexible working alongside a range of other policies and schemes to support your physical and emotional wellbeing. Our comprehensive benefits offer includes generous annual leave, a contributory pension, staff bonuses and recognition, volunteering days, childcare vouchers and other salary sacrifice options, and an employee discount scheme.
Fixed-term appointments for two-years.
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