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A leading financial services trade association is currently seeking a Senior Policy Adviser for a 12 month maternity cover commencing the middle of June 2017.

The successful candidate will be responsible for a candidate with a research heavy background to provide analysis, advice and guidance on regulatory and public policy developments that will have an impact on Member companies. 

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis of data and insight, commissioning research project and then deriving meaning to inform the policy positions of the organisation;
  • Horizon scan the external policy and regulatory environment to identify opportunities and threats to the industry;
  • Respond to policy consultations, and provide policy insight and counsel to internal and external stakeholders;
  • Develop and coordinate stakeholder engagement on the strategic and policy issues facing different customer groups.

This is an exciting time to join a financial services trade association in light of the merger or a number of high profile and influential bodies.

Required knowledge, skills and experience:

  • A strong academic background to degree level or equivalent;
  • Demonstrable experience of conducting quantitative and qualitative analysis of data in inform policy positions – using Excel is essential but SPSS is desirable;
  • A background in public/regulatory policy analysis and development (all subject areas considered);
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with experience of engaging with internal and external stakeholders.

To Apply

To apply, please email ASAP your CV to Nilesh Lad by clicking on the Apply button below, quoting the reference '192/17/PubAffairs'.

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

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 11:59pm on Wednesday 24th May 2017