Staff Development Officer, Young Professionals in Foreign Policy, London

YPFP London is recruiting a Staff Development Officer to lead on the professional development of our voluntary staff.  Reporting directly to the Chief of Staff, the successful candidate will be responsible for identifying and securing training and volunteering opportunities through third parties.  The officer will play an integral part in enabling our staff to develop their professional skills and fulfil their full potential , both for YPFP and in their professional careers.

Duration: minimum of one year

Asks & Attributes:

  • Live, work or study in London
  • Able to commit 5 hours per week (excluding attendance at events and staff meetings)
  • Self-motivated and ability to demonstrate initiative
  • Experience in a professional environment is ideal, but not mandatory

Details of how to apply

Closing date for all applications: Friday 5th April

Interview/start dates: successful candidates will be invited to an interview day in April.

How to apply: Please email James Coady, YPFP London Chief of Staff, at with your CV and a short covering letter indicating your suitability for the role.

Please note we are unable to offer individual feedback on applications.  All applications will be acknowledged.