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Reference: 88811

Date Added: 15 May 2023
Closing Date: 27 May 2023

Job Title: Policy and Campaigns Intern (Fixed Term Contract - 12 months)

Working For: Make UK

Location: London

Salary: London Living Wage - £11.95 per hour

Length of Contract: 12 months Fixed Term Contract

Job Details

Make UK is the UK’s leading trade body for the manufacturing and engineering sector. Collectively we represent 20,000 companies of all sizes, from start-ups to multinationals, across engineering, manufacturing, technology and the wider industrial sector.

As a Policy and Campaigns Intern, you will work across a range of projects to support the policy and communications team, but with a particular focus on education and skills policy and the delivery of engineering and manufacturing T Levels. This is a key part of Make UK’s ‘Building resilient workforces’ campaign theme for 2023.

Key responsibilities

  • Work with the Senior Policy Manager to support the delivery of policy and campaign content related to education and skills policy, including:
  • Developing research and analysis to support and drive forward Make UK’s policy and campaign objectives for engineering and manufacturing T Levels
  • Contributing to policy briefings for meetings of senior leaders with government ministers and officials
  • Organisation of meetings and events for members and external stakeholders
  • Contributing to social media campaigns and other published content
  • Attending external meetings and events on the development of engineering and manufacturing T Levels
  • Deliver member-facing events and communications which support member companies to engage with T Levels, and get the maximum benefit from Make UK’s policy work in this area
  • Providing ad hoc support on other relevant policy issues in the area of education, skills and employment
  • Work alongside public affairs, communications and membership colleagues to ensure a joined-up approach and deliver impactful campaign outcomes

Closing Date: 27 May 2023

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews on a rolling basis.

We may appoint a candidate prior to the closing date.

Application Details

Please send your CV and a short cover note to Jamie Cater at jcater@makeuk.org 

Website: https://www.makeuk.org/

Additional Notes