Senior Public Affairs Manager

  • Location: London with hybrid working
  • Salary: Up to £65,000
  • Ref: CA-2301-8824
  • 2023-01-18T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield
  • Permanent

Financial servcies organisation seeks Senior Public Affairs Manager

The opportunity
We are partnering with a leading trade association across the financial services space who are seeking a Senior Public Affairs Manager to lead their established public affairs and campaigns team. In this exciting position, you will develop and manage the public affairs strategy, and engage closely with the policy team. You will be working with political parties, to ensure they are informed on economic growth, innovation and sustainability.

Main responsibilities

  • Managing the public affairs and campaigns strategy
  • Developing a manifesto ahead of the 2024 General Elections, and engage with the main political parties about key plans identified
  • Develop the strategy of the organisation’s engagement with Members of Parliament
  • Lead public affairs briefings for the senior management team
  • Line manage a minimum of two people

Key skills and experience required

  • You will have a strong track record of leading public affairs campaigns
  • A strong understanding of Parliamentary procedure
  • Extensive experience of engaging with senior stakeholders to influence and quickly build effective relationships
  • Previous experience of line managing is required
  • Experience within financial services would be advantageous, but not necessary
 
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