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I'm delighted to continue Murray McIntosh's partnership with the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), this time on the hunt for a Policy and Government Affairs Officer.

Reponsibilities of the role:

  • To monitor, analyse, research, report and lead (in specific areas) on all policy issues relevant to the automotive industry
  • To support development and delivery of the SMMT policy portfolio including competitiveness, government affairs, smart & sustainable mobility and trade
  • To support and to represent all aspects of SMMT's political communication, government affairs engagement and events programme
  • To research and draft reports, consultation responses and position papers on current issues in support of SMMT policy development
  • To support SMMT policy committee and working group management and administration

Personal Specification:

  • Graduate level with previous experience in a public affairs or policy roles
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experienced in researching and compiling accurate and reliable briefings and reports as well as delivery of presentations
  • Evidence of good time management, job prioritising skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Highly motivated professional team player, eager to learn and contribute to wide policy development and relationship management in a small and busy team context
  • Knowledge and experience of UK parliamentary and legislative processes; EU knowledge is desirable

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Anna Kelly

Anna Kelly

Consultant - Policy Public Affairs & Comms

0118 438 1007
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