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Public Affairs Manager -6-9 month FTC

Posted 17 days ago

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  • Contact Phone: 0113 236 4040
  • Duration: 6 month FTC
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 04 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 52752

Better Placed are currently working in partnership with a fantastic Financial Services business who are seeking a Public Affairs Manager to join their Corporate Communications team for a 6-9 month project.

Working closely with the Head of Corporate Communications, together with stakeholders across the Group, you will be responsible for creating and delivering a strategic public affairs programme that cements the Group as an authoritative and leading voice with key external stakeholders (media, industry, Westminster)

As the Public Affairs Manager, you will establish regular contact with politicians, political advisers, civil servants and regulators to keep them informed about the Group's work and policy concerns.

Key Requirements:

  • Experience of working in public policy, public affairs or political work.

  • Experience of undertaking high quality policy analysis and formulating policy positions and proposals for change.

  • Strong influencing and stakeholder management skills.