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Reference: 72675

Date Added: 11 September 2019
Closing Date: 1 October 2019

Job Title: Public Affairs Officer

Working For: a client of JFL

Location: London

Salary: £32,000

Job Details

Are you looking for a new public affairs in-house role? We have a fantastic opportunity for a Public Affairs whizz to join a huge not-for-profit provider of care and housing. They are looking for someone who feels comfortable developing and implementing a public affairs plan, engaging with Whitehall stakeholders and managing enquiries from MPs. You will write briefings and position statements and papers on issues of importance to customers as well as being up to date on key public affairs trends! The ideal candidate will understand consumer public relations along with a solid understanding of the political landscape and the structure of national and local government.

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and implementing a Public Affairs plan in line with their comms and marketing strategy
  • Identifying the company’s political priorities and Whitehall stakeholders
  • Managing enquiries from MPs about issues to do with their constituencies
  • Writing briefings and position statements and papers on issues of importance to customers
  • Ensuring the public affairs delivery supports the communications plan
  • Keeping key stakeholders up to date

Requirements:

  • Public affairs and/or policy experience
  • Solid understanding of the political landscape and the structure of national and local government
  • An awareness of the latest PA trends
  • Strong negotiation skills

Closing Date: 1 October 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Please send your CV and why you would be an ideal candidate to kate@jflrecruit.com

Website: http://www.jflrecruit.com

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