Policy Associate - Financial Services

London Permanent £40,000 - £45,000
  • Policy Associate - Financial Services
  • policy, Public affairs, campaigns

About Our Client

Global Consultancy

Job Description

I am recruiting for a Policy Associate - Financial Services for a global consultancy based in the UK. You will:

  • Support the development and implementation of advocacy, communications and
    thought-leadership campaigns on policy and regulatory issues, in the fintech,
    payments and technology space.
  • Support clients to assess the risks and opportunities of evolving financial services
    and fintech policy and regulation and analyse public and political expectations
  • Support business development by identifying potential clients, contributing to
    pitches and campaigns.
  • Lead the development of events as part of the team's broader marketing campaigns
    and efforts to contribute to policy debate and discussion.
  • Produce written content and analysis in the form of policy papers, blogs and

The Successful Applicant

The suitable candidate has:

  • Has a keen interest in media, politics, and campaigning. We want someone who
    loves to learn about the political and reputational drivers of policymaking, who can
    delve into the detail but also communicate the bigger picture.
  • Has proven project management skills. Someone who can handle concurrent tasks
    effectively and lead independent projects.
  • Has deep intellectual curiosity and energy. You will be adept at handling
    complexity and ambiguity, able to grasp new issues, scan the horizon for threats
    and opportunities and form coherent and well-argued advice.
  • Takes a proactive approach to problem-solving and decision-making. Someone
    who is willing to build their own network to call on for insight.
  • Is an effective written communicator. If you are confident, you can write
    persuasive and engaging briefings and thought leadership content you might be the
    right fit for us.
  • Already has some relevant experience. We are looking for someone who has 2- or
    3-years' experience in a public affairs agency or campaigns role such as working in
    parliament, or for a political party. We would welcome applications from other
    backgrounds (such as Public Relations, in-house public affairs/ communications)

What's on Offer

£40,000 - £45,000 PA DOE plus benefits and bonus

Contact
Kas Rothwell
Quote job ref
JN-122021-4545413
Phone number
+44 20 7269 2494

Job summary

Sector
Policy
Subsector
Commerce & Industry
Industry
Business Services
Location
London
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Kas Rothwell
Consultant phone
+44 20 7269 2494
Job reference
JN-122021-4545413