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Reference: 70685

Date Added: 12 April 2019
Closing Date: 10 May 2019

Job Title: Policy Executive

Working For: The Environmental Industries Commission (EIC)

Location: London

Salary: £29,000 per annum plus benefits

Job Details

The Environmental Industries Commission (EIC) is the main trade association for companies that are delivering environmental progress in the UK. The role involves working within the policy team of EIC. While the position is focused on environmental policy, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to proactively engage with broader ACE Group activities and as such will gain a wide range of skills.

Summary of role:

• Assist with the development of policy papers and positions to support EIC’s lobbying activities and build relationships externally.
• Responsibility for sector specific committees on waste management, energy efficiency, water and natural capital, while also having some involvement with EIC work on air quality and contaminated land.
• Responsibility for day-to-day management of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Air Pollution.
• Contribute to the communications e.g. helping with developing media positions and member communications.
• Provide support to the EIC team on admin, events and other corporate matters as needed.

Person Specification:

• A degree or equivalent in a relevant subject.
• Strong interest in UK politics and environmental issues.
• Strong interpersonal, influencing and communication skills, including strong written English and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of stakeholders, including senior executives.
• Ability to develop and deliver presentations.
• Ability to organise, prioritise and schedule work assignments.
• Ability to work in a team and to manage own workload.
• Self-starter with a can-do attitude.

Closing Date: 10 May 2019

Interview/Start Dates

We may appoint before the closing date.

Application Details

Please send CV with covering letter to recruitment@acenet.co.uk

Only successful applications will be acknowledged.

Please telephone EIC on 0207 222 4148 to discuss the role in more detail

Website: http://www.eic-uk.co.uk

Additional Notes