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Reference: 67825

Date Added: 14 September 2018
Closing Date: 14 October 2018

Job Title: Interim Public Affairs and External Relations Manager

Working For: A Client of Ellwood Atfield

Location: London

Salary: c£37,500 pro rata + benefits

Job Details

Our client is a leading professional association within the education sector. They are seeking an Interim Manager of Public Affairs and External Relations to join the organisation ASAP for 6-8 months, with responsibility for leading parliamentary and policy relations with a range of stakeholders including Ministers, MPs and peers as well as business organisations, think tanks and sector bodies with whom they share common interests. This role will report to the Interim Head of Public Affairs and External Relations.

The organisation is influential in the further education sector through their work in parliament on behalf of their members. They also work with a wide range of other influential bodies in order to promote the interests of education providers and their students. Good partnership working extends their impact and helps develop the policy and funding environment in which education providers can flourish.

They are ideally looking for someone with knowledge of legislative process and parliamentary business combined with proven experience of successful networking, negotiation and influencing skills and the ability to build effective and sustainable partnerships to achieve shared aims. A self-starter, the ideal candidate will be skilled in presenting and will communicate effectively, with the ability to prioritise and manage their own workload.

They are looking for someone who demonstrates a high level of integrity, enthusiasm, and has demonstrable management skills. If you are looking for a new challenge in your career and you believe you have what it takes to succeed in this role, then please apply via the link provided.

We recruit the people responsible for an organisation’s communications, reputation, change, and influence. Our team of specialist headhunters is deeply connected to and embedded within, the communications, policy, advocacy, public relations, and sustainability industries. To find out more about Ellwood Atfield and to register please visit www.ellwoodatfield.com, or click ‘apply’ via the box below to submit your CV for this particular role.

Ellwood Atfield is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date: 14 October 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Please apply via the Ellwood Atfield website: 


Website: http://www.ellwoodatfield.com/

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