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Reference: 76375

Date Added: 4 November 2020
Closing Date: 8 December 2020

Job Title: Political and Press Officer (Wales)

Working For: BASC

Location: Cardiff / internet

Salary: Circa £31,000

Job Details

BASC is looking for an individual to assist the Director Wales while working alongside other BASC teams, to educate and inform parliamentarians, including prospective candidates, about shooting sports in Wales and forge relationships between them and BASC clubs, syndicates and members.

Responsible for liaising with media, head office departments and Director Wales to ensure all key events receive maximum coverage in both press and social media.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

• Excellent planning, organisational and communication skills
• Experience of building effective partnerships with politicians
• Enthusiasm, self-motivation, and the ability to motivate others
• Good communication, diplomacy and negotiating skills.
• Experience of representing causes to politicians and government backed by
understanding of Welsh Government and parliamentary processes.

Working within a small team and reporting to the Director Wales the position will be based near Cardiff and will involve some travel throughout Wales and to our Head Office in Rossett.

Closing Date: 8 December 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Interview and Start Date details to be confirmed

Application Details

An application form can be downloaded from our website https://basc.org.uk/about-us/basc-vacancies/ . Applications must be sent to recruitment@basc.org.uk using our application form, with a CV and written response outlining what you identify as the main political challenges facing shooting in Wales and how you expect this role to contribute to addressing these. You also need to tell us what specific skills and experience you would bring to the role.

If you require further information please contact the HR department at recruitment@basc.org.uk

Please quote reference PPOWDEC2020.

Website: http://www.basc.org.uk

Additional Notes