Work for BVA

We're run by a team of around 30 people based at our headquarters in London. Find out more about BVA.

Policy Officer – part time (21 hrs per week)

We are the British Veterinary Association. We’re the largest representative body for UK vets with more than 17,000 members. We are widely recognised and respected as the voice of the veterinary profession. We champion and support vets and the issues that matter most to them – including animal health and welfare.

We are looking for someone to develop BVA policy on a range of veterinary issues through engagement with BVA members, and facilitate the work of BVA’s Policy Committee by supporting a range of single issue working groups.

We are looking for an individual with experience of researching and drafting policy positions on complex issues, digesting and condensing a range of information and material, and working closely with committee members and external stakeholders.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please see the full role profile (PDF 355 KB). The starting salary for this role is £31,917 (FTE) plus a generous benefits package.

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter, explaining why you are interested, how your skills meet the role profile, and how you would make an impact, and giving an indication of your current salary, to

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Thursday 26 April 2018. First interviews will be held on Tuesday 1 May 2018.

No agencies please.