Start date: June 2019
Where I am based: Bristol, UK
What I do: As Policy and Engagement Assistant I work on outreach to the public and private sector, and research development policy with the aim of informing and updating teams on the current development landscape. I am also responsible for managing the Engagement team’s calendar and organising events that Development Initiatives is attending or hosting.
Previous experience: I am studying for a BSc in Sociology and Social Policy at the University of Bath and am currently on my placement year. I work at the university in the community outreach programme, helping disadvantaged students to access higher education. I have been involved in volunteering work, organising and running charity events.