An established and reputable representative body are in search of a Policy Manager to join their dynamic team with a passion for driving change within their industry.
Supporting the Director and Head of department, the role will also be responsible for leading the organisation's key working groups, proactively steering strategic public policy issues throughout the industry.
Working across key issues in the sector including the environment, trade and regulation you'll be developing policy positions, conducting research, drafting briefings, responding to consultations and liaising with stakeholders on key policy areas
Organising, supporting and reporting to committees, working groups and other stakeholder groups as required
Working with all relevant external stakeholders to formulate policy positions that contribute to delivery of vision
Developing policy positions, drafting consultation responses and preparing industry reports for submission to Government and the regulator
Developing and maintaining positive working relations with a wide variety of stakeholders including MPs, Government officials, NGOs, policy think tanks, consumer advocates and other opinion formers
You will need:
solid policy development and advocacy experience, ideally within a regulated sector (Energy/ Automotive/ Defense)
exceptional communication skills and the ability to build relationships with a diverse range of people
passion, enthusiasm and ability to interpret complex issues