Policy and Communications Co-ordinator

Southwark, London
£30,000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client is an action learning charity using housing with support services as models to redress social justice. They provide the bespoke housing for their projects, and since 2007 they have allocated around £10million for such projects.

Policy and Communications Co-ordinator
£30,000 per annum
Full-time and Permanent
Southwark, London

As Policy and Communications Co-ordinator, working with the charity’s project leads you will formulate their policy messages, decide how to shape them and then develop and deliver the strategy for effectively communicating our client's growing range of positive project findings and aligning their PR to public policy research initiatives.

You will need to have a good understanding of the public policy and political environment and its current and potential implications for the charity.  You will be regularly presenting to Trustee Board meetings, ensuring Trustees and colleagues are involved and updated on external affairs activities to embed support for communications activities.

Educated to degree level, or equivalent, you will possess experience of working in a communications or PR environment, with strong written skills and design skills along with demonstrable knowledge of a range of communication channels (including print, broadcast and online media). 

Experience of policy research and external affairs is required, along with a good understanding of the parliamentary and public service environment.  A track record of building successful working relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders, strong organisational skills and the ability to work on your own initiative are all a must.

Closing date for applications: 9.00 am on 8th November 2016 
Interview date: 24th November 2016 in Southwark, SE1


To find out more information and apply for this position, please click the apply button. You will then be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to our client's HR Advisor's website.

Please note that you will need to complete an application form in full in order to be considered for this position. 

Our client is committed to equal opportunities and values diversity in its workforce.

No agencies please.