Interim Senior Public Affairs Officer - 6 month FTC

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £35,000
Posted
29 Sep 2016
Closes
29 Oct 2016
Ref
DM-1609-3900
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

Since the mid 20th century, this highly influential health charity has been providing information and support, funding research, grant giving and campaigning for change.

This 6 month interim role will provide critical support to the External Relations team during an exciting time in the charity's work. In particular, the role will support the work of the APPG for the charity and its forthcoming reports on such key issues as employment, as well as ensuring the charity are capitalising on opportunities to further its influencing objectives during a time of political change. 

The preferred candidate will have a thorough understanding of British politics and ideally a current understanding of the health and care system.  You will also have experience of working with key opinion leaders, including Parliamentarians, civil servants and health and care professionals.

An awareness of the implications of devolution and ‘Brexit’ would also be beneficial.