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We are working with a highly influential business representative body who are currently recruiting for a Public Affairs Manager (UK Nations & Regions).

This is a newly created role where the successful candidate will be responsible for leading on the development and delivery of a public affairs strategy focused on the regions and devolved administrations of the United Kingdom.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Develop and deliver a regional public affairs strategy;
  • Work with the organisation’s network of Regional/City Chairmen to support them in their engagement with our programme and their outreach in their cities;
  • Working with government at both national, devolved and local level to promote the organisation’s policy priorities in this area;
  • Establish the UK Strategy Group which will steer organisation’s work in this area;
  • Work with the Economic Research team to draft the 2018 Regional Report and launch the report;
  • Further deeper relationships with senior representatives from Member firms.

Required knowledge, skills & experience:

  • Strong background in public affairs;
  • Knowledge and interest in local and regional government, policy and political issues;
  • Demonstrable experience of working on own initiative to deliver a wide-ranging public affairs strategy;
  • Experience of public affairs in the financial services industry would be advantageous but not essential.

To Apply

To apply, please email your CV to Nilesh Lad ASAP by clicking on the Button below, quoting the reference '583/17/PubAffairs'. For a confidential discussion, please contact Nilesh on 0207 193 3354.

Please note: Candidates are advised to apply ASAP as there is a very short turnaround time with this recruitment and the position is likely to be appointed to before the closing date.

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 Tuesday 9th January 2018