Public Affairs Manager

North London
£39,312-£45,546 per annum
18 Nov 2013
02 Dec 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

Public Affairs Manager


Full-time, permanent

North London

Like a challenge? Thinking of a change?

We are changing. We have an ambitious programme to transform our service delivery and we need a first class External Affairs and Communications team to help shape our vision and drive improvements to our reputation.

Reporting to the recently appointed Head of External Affairs and Communications, this new role will work with the Chief Executive and the senior management team to build our external profile.

An experienced manager and strategic thinker, you will be responsible for our public affairs activity, advising senior managers on key policy initiatives and influencing the latest sector thinking. You will establish a framework for our engagement with key stakeholders and develop innovative ways for communicating with them.

A proven track record of delivering successful stakeholder engagement strategies in a high-profile environment and strong analytical and writing skills are essential.

For more information, please see the role profile. 

Benefits include a base entitlement of 25 days paid annual leave plus eight English Public Statutory Holidays. Metropolitan also offers a contributory pension scheme and a range of flexible benefits including (but not restricted to) dental insurance, a health cash plan and critical illness cover.

Metropolitan employees also have access to a voluntary benefits portal which offers a wide range of discounts on products and services such as travel and high street vouchers.

To apply for this role please follow the link below and complete an online application form.

The closing date for this role is Monday 2nd December at 11pm.

Metropolitan supports flexible working and welcomes job applications / proposals on that basis.

Metropolitan is a leading provider of integrated housing services, care and support and community regeneration. We manage over 36,000 affordable homes for rent and sale to those with greatest need, along with a range of care and support services. In total, we provide a diverse range of service to over 80,000 customers across London, the East of England and the East Midlands.