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I am currently recruiting a Senior Policy Manager with a with a standards body in West London.

You will:

  • Identify, develop and lead the development of the strategic policies towards key international standards bodies, with the focus areas to be determined based on the candidate skills and experience;
  • Be the internal expert on these policy areas, develop briefs in support of the above for Senior management and ensure that a coherent and consistent line is taken to strengthen the influence of the organisation and the UK;
  • To influence key governance boards of the International and European standards bodies;
  • To lead, manage and drive the internal consultation on all aspects of these policy areas;
  • To engage, as relevant, UK stakeholders on policy issues.

You will have:

  • Experienced policy development and delivery that could form government, regulators, or a membership body.
  • Excellent strategic thinking, and delivery planning
  • Excellent networking and influencing skills
  • Ability to plan, prioritise and deliver in a complex environment
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to assimilate complex documents and deliver effective arguments
  • Excellent project management and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills commensurate with relationship building at all levels of an organization including the most senior in the international arena

Closing date

Applications for this post closed 11:59pm on Monday 24th February 2020