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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Vice President Government Affairs & Policy (Banking) at a major bank in London.

You will be:

  • Horizon scanning for new, emerging or changes in on-going public policy developments that impact the organisation's strategic objectives;
  • Analysing political and public policy developments that affect the organisations and proactively develop advocacy strategies and campaigns to influence the outcome of public policy and political developments;
  • Analysing policy Issues predominantly prudential related such as CRD V, recovery & resolution Basel etc.;
  • Building and maintaining a strong internal and external network to ensure a strong awareness of relevant policy developments;
  • Advising senior management, including Group ExCo, on the impact of public policy developments and advocacy responses;
  • Coordinating and writing responses, on behalf of the organisation's, to Government consultation papers that affect the organisation.

You will have:

  • Good, deep knowledge of banking and ability to understand complex prudential issues as they affect the organisation and simplify messages for an audience with a much shallower understanding of banking;
  • Ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders, working as part of a virtual team across the organisation;
  • Knowledge of or demonstrable propensity to learn quickly the fundamentals of the UK and EU legislative systems, policy making and role of Government and officials in the policy making process;
  • Those form other highly technical and regulated markets will be considered.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Kas Rothwell by clicking on the Apply button below, quoting reference ‘199/17/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 Friday 26th May 2017