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Our client, a leading charity, are looking for a Policy Manager on a 12 month fixed term contract to cover a maternity leave.

As part of a high performing External Relations, Policy and Research function you will work with internal teams to deliver real change for thousands of people across the UK.


  • Deliver a programme of policy development;
  • Manage and develop a team;
  • Deliver influencing activity to achieve policy change;
  • Communicate with influencers, internal and external stakeholders; supporters and the public;
  • Act as an ambassador for the charity.

Person Specification:

  • Demonstrable examples of policy change campaigns;
  • Management experience;
  • Excellent political judgement and a knowledge of the workings of Westminster and Whitehall;
  • First class written communications;
  • Confidence in presenting to a range of audiences.

Candidates should be available to start immediately.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Alec Zetter by clicking on the Apply button below. When applying please quote reference ‘182/18/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 Friday 1st June 2018