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Reference: 83991

Date Added: 10 May 2022
Closing Date: 22 May 2022

Job Title: Public Affairs Officer

Working For: Marine Conservation Society, 'a client of Webrecruit'

Location: Remote

Salary: £27,000

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

By joining our Public Affairs team, you’ll support the development and delivery of our strategy across the organisation and play a key role in getting the right messages to the right places at the right time. You’ll be a vital link across our issue specific teams, producing briefings, blogs, speeches and events and taking our evidence-based advocacy to Westminster.

Delivering our Public Affairs Strategy: Has the skills and experience to engage governments and parliamentarians with our work. Can produce briefings, blogs and events to engage a range of audiences with our evidence-based campaigns. 

Engagement: Can plan and deliver events with stakeholders and parliamentarians that have impact and are well organised. Proactively seeks out potential opportunities to get our work noticed and acknowledged.

Working with us: Takes an inclusive and equitable approach and values an ethical working standard. Is a problem-solver and supports others and enjoys working with a team of passionate advocates for our ocean and environment.

How to apply

Please select the apply button and submit your application. If you would like to request an adjustment that would support you fully taking part in a recruitment process, please contact us.

What we need to see

- Your CV
- A motivation statement
Your motivation statement should also let us know what inspired you to apply for this role with us

Selection process

If you’re invited to an interview, you may be requested to prepare a task in advance, or take part in a group activity as part of the assessment process
The legal bit

If you’re successful, all offers of employment are conditional, subject to the following:

- We are not licensed to issue work permits so candidates are required to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK and will be required to present original documents if invited for interview.
- receipt of two references which are satisfactory to MCS
- your driving licence and insurance, if using a vehicle is an integral part of your role

Registered Charity No: 1004005 (England and Wales) SC037480 (Scotland).

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.


Closing Date: 22 May 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews: Week commencing 30th May 2022

Application Details

APPLY HERE - https://app.webrecruit.co/JobSeeker/ApplyOnline?jobid=84948&boardid=1778

Website: https://www.mcsuk.org/

Additional Notes