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Reference: 73464

Date Added: 16 November 2019
Closing Date: 15 December 2019

Job Title: Head of Public Affairs (Maternity Cover)

Working For: University of Cambridge

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £55,751 - £59,135

Job Details

The role is part of the Public Affairs team within the Office of External Affairs and Communications. The role will report to the Director of Communications.

The role holder will head up a dynamic Public Affairs team in a fast-paced political environment and rapidly changing higher education landscape. They will lead the public affairs function and will deliver highly effective engagement with a range of key local, national and international political stakeholders and decision-makers.

Post-2019 general election, they will develop and deliver a stakeholder management and policy engagement strategy to influence the political, legislative and regulatory environment in order to ensure the best outcome for the University in line with its goals at local, regional, national and European levels. They will lead on managing the University’s reputation, risk and profile among political stakeholders, taking responsibility for both shaping the long-term policy, legislative and regulatory Higher Education landscape and responding to more immediate priorities.

They will provide strategic support and political analysis to the University leadership and will work with other parts of the Office of External Affairs and Communications to ensure consistent and effective communications.

Please visit http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/23990/ for more details.

Closing Date: 15 December 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

To apply please visit http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/23990/ 

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Anne-Cecile Larribau on anne-cecile.larribau@admin.cam.ac.uk 

Please quote reference AR21382 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

Website: http://www.cam.ac.uk

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