Senior Public Affairs Officer

£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
23 Nov 2018
21 Dec 2018
Ahlam Saed
Job Discipline
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Public Affairs Officer, Paying £35,000, Based in Central London

Your new company
I am currently recruiting for a leading membership organisation located in the centre of London. The organisation is a new and exciting membership. They are looking for an energetic and ambitious Senior Public Affairs Officer to join there fast growing team This role would be ideal for a communications executive looking to laterally progress within the membership sector.

Your new role
As the Senior Public Relations Officer you will be drafting and actioning stakeholder engagement and campaign strategies with guidance from the Head of Marketing and Communications, including gathering stakeholder intelligence and data for stakeholder mapping to raise the profile of the organisation in the UK Parliament and with key political / policy influencers and to promote the policies. You would organise public affairs events including overseeing the organisations presence at party conferences and the parliamentary reception.

What you'll need to succeed
A ideal person would have;

* A Can do attitude, ability to use initiative and to work collaboratively
* A good working knowledge of Whitehall, Westminster and the devolved governments.
* An enthusiasm for politics and an understanding of the role of professional institutes in influencing policy
* Excellent written communication skills including a proven ability to produce high quality written work within short timescales.
* Experience of using social media The ability to understand and communicate complex information effectively.
* A keen appreciation of what politicians and advisors need from professional bodies
* Ability to build effective working relationships at all levels an organisation.
* Ability to plan and prioritise a busy workload with conflicting priorities.

What you'll get in return

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