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Our Client:

Charity (health)

Job Description:

You will be an experienced Policy and Campaigns professional, with an extensive understanding of the UK health agenda, and a proven track record of conducting policy research, developing policy positions and cultivating impactful national campaigns.

You will:

  • lead on developing the Policy and Campaigns strategy;
  • lead on effective monitoring and evaluation of Policy and Campaigns activity;
  • directly line manage two;
  • proactively identify, cultivate and maintain relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders;
  • work closely with the Head of Scotland and Head of Wales to ensure a joined-up approach to Policy and Campaigns in the devolved nations;
  • direct the development of evidence-based policy positions in priority areas, ensuring that these are in line with emerging knowledge, political landscape and patient experience, to influence the policy agenda in the UK;
  • lead on developing advocacy and influencing strategies to drive positive change;
  • oversee the development of campaigning actions around policy issues and related information and subsequent briefings for parliamentarians and key decision makers.

Essential skills:

  • experience of policy and campaigning activity, ideally within a medical health charity;
  • excellent people management skills;
  • excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills with a wide range of people and audiences;
  • strong communication skills and an ability to build relationships, both internally and externally with key stakeholders.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Sarah Smith by clicking on the Apply button below. When applying please quote the reference ‘45/19/PubAffairs’.

Processes are ongoing, and appointments will be made as soon as suitable candidates are identified and interviewed. You are encouraged to get in touch ASAP.

Your application will be reviewed by Michael Page. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Apply online

  • Fill out the short form below and upload your CV.

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 11:59pm on Monday 11th March 2019