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Head of Policy & Government Affairs

Aldershot   •   £50,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Not-for-profit organisation based in Hampshire
  • Policy, government affairs, parliamentery affairs

About Our Client

Not-for-profit organisation based in Hampshire

Job Description

I am currently recruiting for a Head of Policy & Government Relations with a not-for-profit organisation based in Hampshire. My client has over 800 outlets in membership spanning the entire industry supply chain; manufacturers, dealerships, operators and specialist providers.

The Head of Policy and Government Relations is a senior role providing strategic support to the Directorate through:

  • building strong business relationships with government and regulatory bodies

  • effective lobbying strategies on all issues affecting the sector in Westminster, devolved governments throughout the UK and in Europe

  • co-ordinating and drafting responses to all relevant government/ devolved government and regulatory body consultation papers

  • sector specific guidance in relation to legislative reform impacting on business and specifically the leisure accommodation industry

The Successful Applicant

What we are looking for:

  • A minimum of 10 years' experience working in trade associations/ not for profit organisations at management level

  • Extensive working knowledge of lobbying and representation in domestic and European settings

  • Self-motivated, articulate, driven, proactive and solution-orientated

  • Excellent communicator and strategic thinker

  • Strong research and analytical skills

  • Exceptional writing skills - for internal and external use; for publication, B2B, web and consumer facing

What's on Offer

£50,000 - £60,000 PA DOE plus excellent benefits.