Interim Public Affairs Manager

Up to £48,000
19 Feb 2014
19 Mar 2014
Full Time

This charity works to continuously improve the quality of healthcare in the UK.  As Public Affairs Manager you will you will have the responsibility of devising and managing public affairs strategies that successfully influence policy, and raise the profile of the organisation's work.

You will also ensure that there are effective and well-managed stakeholder contact programmes in place for the Chief Executive and other senior staff, and in addition oversee the development of appropriate and accurate briefings for the Chief Executive in advance of contact with priority stakeholders.

Finally, and where appropriate, you will produce a variety of material for publication, including reports, summaries of research findings, and articles for the general and specialist media.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience of working to inform and shape public policy, ideally with experience of the health sector (possibly gained in industry, a public body, a campaigning organisation or a think tank).