Public Affairs & Campaigns Officer

04 Sep 2013
04 Oct 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

Job title: Public Affairs & Campaigns Officer

Location: Cardiff, Wales

Salary:  Competitive

Are you a public affairs and campaigns professional who is passionate about influencing Assembly Members to move issues up the political agenda?

The role:

Our client is a leading support and research charity in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The aim of the role is to develop and support the public affairs and campaigning activities of the Society by influencing key opinion makers within the Welsh Assembly (WA). This includes devising and executing strategies to influence the WA through drafting letters and briefings and through meetings.

Working with other members of the Public Affairs and Campaigns team to deliver influencing activities to support the delivery of the organization’s campaigns, including managing and working with the campaign groups in Wales.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience within either the assembly, a charity or an agency
  • A good understanding of the political environment as will be the sole contact to the Welsh Government and WA
  • The flexibility to travel to London and around Wales
  • The ability to demonstrate their independence

A generous package will be offered to the successful candidate.

To discuss this position more or to find out more information, please contact Olly Priestman at Hanson Search on 020 7632 8813 or email