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Reference: 88669

Date Added: 3 May 2023
Closing Date: 29 May 2023

Job Title: Public Affairs Officer

Working For: 5Rights Foundation

Location: London

Salary: £28,000 - £30,000

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Help Shape the Digital Landscape for Children and Young People

Are you a dedicated and experienced public affairs professional with a passion for advocating for the rights of children and young people in the digital world? If so, we have an exceptional opportunity for you at the 5Rights Foundation.

5Rights Foundation is seeking a talented and ambitious Public Affairs Officer to join our dynamic team, working under the Head of UK Affairs. This pivotal role will be instrumental in shaping our advocacy efforts and driving positive change in the digital landscape for children and young people. You will contribute to the development and implementation of our strategic objectives, ensuring that our voice is heard by key stakeholders and decision-makers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyse UK policy, political developments, and regulatory materials
  • Draft briefings, papers, and reports aligned with our objectives
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key partners and stakeholders
  • Brief stakeholders and lead the organisation of events
  • Monitor political, parliamentary, and media activity, identifying opportunities for engagement
  • Oversee the organisation of the UK team, managing stakeholder lists, research depositories, and databases
  • Contribute to our UK social media and external channels with engaging content

Desirable Skills and Attributes:

  • A minimum of two years' experience in public affairs, UK parliament, or another political role
  • Solid understanding of the UK parliamentary system and a keen interest in UK politics
  • Confident and articulate communicator, both written and verbal
  • Highly organised with the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • Eager to develop new skills and comfortable working independently on specific projects
  • Committed to our values and mission

Closing Date: 29 May 2023

Interview/Start Dates

Recruitment Timeline:
First-round interviews: Week commencing 5 June 2023
Final interviews: Week commencing 12 June 2023

Application Details

How to Apply:
Ready to make a real difference? Apply now by submitting your application, including your CV and a cover letter, via the following link: https://5rightsfoundation.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=394f8e25-37f8-4ae4-8ef9-3cbac9b1e04c

Website: https://5rightsfoundation.com/

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