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Reference: 65858

Date Added: 3 May 2018
Closing Date: 1 June 2018

Job Title: Policy Manager

Working For: Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE)

Location: London

Salary: up to £36,965 per annum

Job Details

Summary of role

  • Plan and implement policy reseach projects in areas relevant to ACE activities;
  • Monitor the Government landscape and produce policy documents in collaboration with colleagues;
  • Manage and develop ACE policy communication strategy to promote ACE to relevant audiences;
  • Coordinate ACE Sector Interest Groups including implementing Group outputs;
  • Work with ACE senior management staff and key industry stakeholders in developing and delivering business enhancement services to members.


  • Support the Policy & External Affairs Director in the development and delivery of ACE policy;
  • Plan and implement policy reseach projects in areas relevant to ACE activities;
  • Identify and produce policy statements to cover ACE members' business interests;
  • Develop and implement ACE Policy Communication strategy including monitoring and evaluating success of activities;
  • Identify and produce guidance notes on issues affecting ACE members' business;
  • Write submissions to consultations as required;
  • Manage ACE Sector Interest Groups and co-ordinate Group outputs;
  • Manage ACE engagement with relevant stakeholders;
  • Work with ACE regional managers in support of regional activities.

Person specification

  • A relevant degree or equivalent experience;
  • At least five years' experience in public policy, parliament or public affairs;
  • Sound knowledge of political, business issues and emerging trends;
  • Knowledge of the consultancy and engineering business is desirable;
  • Skills in formulating policy, developing and implementing new strategies and procedures;
  • Excellent research, analytical and writing skills with an eye for detail;
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines;
  • Ability to organise, prioritise and schedule work assignments;
  • Ability to be flexible and work well as part of a team;
  • Working knowledge of office support functions and relevant computer packages;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work effectively with a wide range of stakeholders.

Closing Date: 1 June 2018

Interview/Start Dates

We may appoint before the closing date.

Application Details

Interested applicants to send CV and covering letter to recruitment@acenet.co.uk

Only successful applications will be acknowledged.

Website: http://www.acenet.co.uk

Additional Notes