£60,000. London. Permanent.
An influential membership organisation focused on delivering development through knowledge, skills and professional expertise, is looking to recruit a Head of Policy and Public Affairs. You’ll work closely with the Director of Communications to set the policy and political strategy for the organisation.
Based in central London, the Head of Policy and Public Affairs will be a policy and public affairs expert. You’ll have an in-depth understanding of how to transform an organisation into a thought-leader in its sector through outstanding high impact policy creation, and the political nous to influence key stakeholders in parliament and government. Experience working with professional bodies, membership organisations, or in the built environment, will be beneficial.
You’ll play an integral role in setting and delivering the policy and public affairs strategy, drive and manage the public affairs and policy team, while ensuring you meet the organisations key business objectives.
This is an opportunity to define the public policy and political strategy agenda, for a membership organisation who are looking to expand and evolve.
- Manage the public affairs and policy team
- Create thought leadership style policy positions
- Engage and manage a broad range of stakeholders
- Liaise, brief and advise the senior leadership in the organisation.
As the Head of Policy and Public Affairs, you’ll have experience in:
- Public affairs and successes
- Policy formulation, creation and delivery
- Team management and leadership experience
- Significant experience of writing reports, briefs and other papers for senior management
- Substantial experience of communicating across departments and with senior figures, internally and externally
- Experience of budget management skills.
If this position is of interest, please click the ‘apply’ button and please use the reference ‘JC-1705-4660’ in all correspondence.
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