Policy and Research Manager

  • Location: London/Hybrid
  • Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
  • Ref: CD-2406-9478
  • 2024-06-17T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield

Exciting opportunity for a data driven individual to join a leading Trade Association!

The Opportunity:
The opportunity to join a leading Trade Association as their new Policy and Research Manager.


  • Lead the way in understanding the latest trends impacting logistics in the UK and global economies.
  • Be the driving force in assessing the impact of government policies and legislation on our members, empowering them with invaluable insights.
  • Work alongside a talented team to produce high-quality research and reports that meet the highest standards.
  • Play a vital role in delivering essential information and expert advice to our valued members.
  • Identify exciting opportunities to develop new information and benchmarking products to meet our members' needs.
  • Become well-versed in relevant national statistics and indicators, ensuring that our policy positions are well-founded and informed.
  • Contribute significantly to formulating evidence-based policy positions and responses in collaboration with colleagues.
  • Stay on top of the latest developments and ensure that our members are promptly informed and advised.


  • Experience in a quantitative field, such as economics, data analysis, statistics, or a related discipline.
  • Proven experience in similar roles, working in a business group, commercial or government setting.
  • Strong numerical proficiency with a track record of utilising Excel for data analysis.
  • Excellent skills in analysing, interpreting, and presenting data in a clear and concise manner to different audiences.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, particularly in producing in-house reports, briefings, and publications.
  • Genuine interest in the field of logistics.

To apply:

Please submit a copy of your CV and cover letter via the “Apply for this position” button to apply for this position.

For more information, please contact Caitlin (Caitlin@ellwoodatfield.com)

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