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Fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Policy Lead (Financial Services) with a public sector body in Brighton.

You will:

  • Successfully deliver evidence based end to end complex and strategic projects working with diverse stakeholders and virtual teams on policy oriented programmes;
  • Deliver to all stages of the policy pipeline ensuring rigorous scoping and benefit identification, and flexible and innovative solutions which are based on a good understanding of the regulated Community;
  • Keep the organisation up to date with developments that affect industry and their effect on the sector, and anticipating future developments;
  • Design policies that take account of legal environment, EU considerations;
  • Ensure policies programmes and services are on track and deliver desired outcomes including troubleshooting and effectively overcoming obstacles;
  • Provide tailored and pragmatic advice on the presentation and implementation of policies.

You will have:

  • Specialist policy knowledge including strategy formulation and evaluation techniques; Significant analytical and problem solving ability to achieve pragmatic solutions and the ability to prioritise based on informed risk based judgement;
  • Relevant UK policy on pensions and savings, e.g. DWP & HMT policy;
  • The ability to make and maintain strong relationships, both internally and externally;
  • Possession of a high level of drive, enthusiasm and a positive attitude when coping with pressure at work;
  • Effective communication – written and oral – to a range of internal and external audiences.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Kas Rothwell by clicking on the Apply button below, quoting reference ‘229/17/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.

Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents.

Michael Page is a world leading recruitment consultancy.

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 12th June 2017