Public Affairs and Policy Manager
Not for Profit Membership Organisation
Central London – Hybrid Working Arrangements
Basic Salary £50,000
Permanent, Full Time
Public Affairs and Public Policy experience is essential!
Our client a not-for-profit membership organisation is looking for a Public Affairs and Policy Manager. If you are a policy manager or senior policy executive working for similar not for profit trade body, membership body, trade association with experience of parliamentary processes, government focused committees, liaising with MPs, Westminster and Whitehall we would love to hear from you.
The Role of Public Affairs and Policy Manager
This new role will be critical to the trade body’s objective of achieving an effective and proportionate regulatory framework with the right balance of statutory regulation and self-regulation. In this role you will work with the Policy & Regulatory Affairs team and the wider trade body to advocate for this approach.
Working with members to understand their views, promote the trade body work, and keep them up-to-date on policy and regulatory developments affecting their companies.
Leading on developing public policy positions for the trade body on issues affecting the industry
Representing the interests of members with policy-makers, Parliamentarians and regulators in the UK
Skills, knowledge and characteristics
Experience of managing and delivering industry-led engagement with Government, policy-makers and regulators in the UK
Experience of building and managing stakeholder relationships to develop trust and deliver objectives
Experience in a relevant member- or client-facing role
Able to communicate clearly and effectively, including communicating complex information to non-expert audiences
Comfortable speaking to groups and in public forums
Strong analytical skills and good attention to detail
Ability to react quickly to challenges
Well-organised, able to manage and prioritise work and put members first
Capable of working proactively and independently with minimal supervision
To apply please send your CV.
Due to the volume of applications we are only able to contact successful applicants. Therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful on this occasion.
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