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Our client is a professional body with thousands of members internationally. We are looking for a Senior Policy Advisor to work across a range of policy and regulatory issues, with further responsibility for supporting stakeholder and government relations objectives.


  • Contributing to reviews of regulatory and policy issues;
  • Keep abreast of policy developments affecting the organisation and its members;
  • Produce policy papers, briefings and reports for a range of audiences;
  • Liaise with the Research team, members and other stakeholders to develop policy positions and engagement objectives;
  • Identify public affairs strategies to advance policy objectives;
  • Develop relationships with a range of stakeholders including special interest groups, Westminster, Whitehall, think tanks and other internal and external bodies.

Person Specification:

  • Degree educated in a related subject;
  • Demonstrable experience of successful policy development, and ideally public affairs/research activities;
  • Demonstrable experience of engaging with a wide range of stakeholders;
  • Ideally, experience of working in an association or professional body;
  • A driving license and access to a vehicle would be desirable, as this role does involve travel nationally.

Closing date

Applications for this post closed 11:59pm on Friday 24th March 2017