Join the PubAffairs Network

Established in January 2002, PubAffairs is the premier network and leading resource for the public affairs, government relations, policy and communications industry.

The PubAffairs network numbers over 4,000 members and is free to join. PubAffairs operates a general e-Newsletter, as well as a number of other specific group e-Newsletters which are also available to join by completing our registration form.

The PubAffairs e-Newsletters are used to keep members informed about upcoming PubAffairs events and networking opportunities, job vacancies, public affairs news, training courses, stakeholder events, publications, discount offers and other pieces of useful information related to the public affairs and communications industry.

Join the Network

Stonehaven is a communications consultancy that works across government relations, public relations, marketing and digital campaigns.

At the heart of Stonehaven is a unique understanding of how the human brain really forms perceptions and makes choices. We use our unique insight to develop the narrative, strategy and key messages that will become the emotional drivers of a successful campaign. In doing so, we have built some of the most successful marketing, communications and government relations campaigns of recent times.

We are looking for an account executive or account manager to join our government relations team, taking on complex challenges to deliver outstanding results. This will involve writing research papers and briefs; analysing coverage and political developments; meeting with clients; developing content and contributing to strategic planning.

Stonehaven is a small, yet ambitious, and growing, firm. The nature of the team and the role means the chosen candidate would be exposed to the full range of our comms activities and will be expected to undertake ad-hoc work across the company. The selected candidate will be working with and gaining unique insight from leading industry experts, and will have the opportunity to help shape and develop the firm as it grows.

Person Specification

  • Previous experience in Parliament or similar environment and/or political campaigning;
  • An excellent understanding of the Parliamentary and policy-making process;
  • Keen interest and insight into the political arena and current affairs;
  • The ability to work on multiple projects to deadlines;
  • Exceptional research and writing skills;
  • Enthusiasm to learn about public affairs and strategic communications.

Closing date

Applications for this post closed 11:59pm on Friday 10th March 2017