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Reference: 76861

Date Added: 19 December 2020
Closing Date: 31 January 2021

Job Title: Political Strategy & Communications Consultant

Working For: Client of Hanson Search

Location: London

Salary: £35-£45

Job Details

A leading global advisory firm is looking for a Strategy and Communications Consultant to join the organization. Our client boasts a number of FTSE 100 clients, as well as other global corporations and business leaders, enabling them to achieve goals faster by earning trust, navigating disruption and removing barriers.

As a Consultant in the political team you will play a crucial role in account co-ordination and bringing a strong approach to client projects and time management. You will be responsible for key political and policy insights as well as issue developments from key stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build good client relationships and provide strong coordination for client work and teams
  • Help clients navigate political uncertainty, engage constructively and productively with political stakeholders, and achieve business objectives by shaping a positive (or benign) political, policy and regulatory environment in the UK
  • Advising senior clients on political developments; helping clients to shape and respond to government policy proposals
  • Offer credible and relevant client counsel and advice, drawing from understanding of the client’s business model
  • Identifying opportunities for new business and organic growth for existing clients

Key Requirements:

  • Around three to five years’ experience in a political or policy role, or a communications role with significant political or policy aspects to it
  • Experience generating high quality political or communications research and analysis – including recommendations for action - in a useable and engaging way
  • Ability to build and sustain good client relationships
  • Enthusiasm about creativity and campaigning, including working with and across different communications disciplines to deliver maximum impact
  • Work well under pressure, problem solving independently of senior team when required

Closing Date: 31 January 2021

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

If you have the relevant experience and this opportunity sounds interesting to you, please get in touch with a copy of your CV as soon as possible via https://www.hansonsearch.com/jobs/political-strategy-and-communications-consultant/ or Contact me on peterf@hansonsearch.com 

Website: https://www.hansonsearch.com/

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