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A professional health body is looking for a Senior Policy Officer.

You will be responsible for:

  • Responding to relevant consultations;
  • Represent the organisation at external meetings;
  • Draft papers, briefings and responses to enquiries;
  • Provide support to relevant committees;
  • Provide policy support to the wide range of professional practice activities our client undertakes, including representation, advocacy, policy development and supporting members;
  • Managing one-off and on-going projects developed under the professional practice umbrella;
  • Providing communications support in relation to professional practice, including updating of relevant information on our client’s website, preparation of policy updates on current initiatives for internal and external audiences.

Essential skills:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Knowledge and understanding of the current health and social care landscape;
  • Proven experience of writing in a variety of styles for different audiences and formats;
  • Experience of organising and/or attending committees and external meetings;
  • Stakeholder engagement;
  • Experience of assimilating knowledge through reading, attending events and meetings, and producing summaries and reports.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Sarah Smith by clicking on the Apply button below, quoting reference ‘492/17/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 16th November 2017