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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Policy Manager with a professional membership body.

You will:

  • Developing and delivering new regulatory policy and/or standards, from issue identification through to implementation;
  • Monitoring and anticipating legislative and/or social changes and assessing the impacts of such changes on different markets;
  • Responding to consultations by external organisations;
  • Attending and presenting at stakeholder meetings;
  • Communicating changes in policy to consumers, members, firms and other stakeholders;
  • Developing relationships with other regulators, government departments and similar organisations across the UK & Ireland;
  • Providing secretariat to the UK & Ireland regulatory sub-board, including drafting minutes and managing the policy agenda.


  • Relevant experience in managing policy development and delivery in a similar position;
  • Experience of drafting complex documents, such as policy responses, professional standards, MoUs and so on;
  • Track record of working with key stakeholders including senior industry and public policy figures;
  • Ability to consider the internal and external impacts of policy development;
  • Experience in communicating changes in policy to different types of audience;
  • Experience of successfully managing boards and committees to ensure policy and business matters are carried out productively.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Kas Rothwell by clicking on the Apply button below, quoting reference ‘480/17/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 Thursday 9th November 2017