Public Affairs Account Manager

Public Affairs Account Manager

Ref: 880Monday 9 May 2022

c.£35-45,000 + Benefits

Are you a politically engaged Public Affairs Account Manager seeking a new challenge driving policy change for transport, energy and regulated sectors? 
The Client: Top Strategic Communications & Public Affairs Consultancy
This top tier strategic consultancy offers a fantastic platform with the structures, collaboration, training, budgets and infrastructure of a global firm.  The top ranked Public Affairs team has a dynamic and ambitious leadership team, which has been notching up industry awards and recognition while driving policy change in UK and wider EU / international markets.
The Role: Public Affairs Account Manager
This Public Affairs Account Manager will work in well-structured account teams; reporting into an Account Director and managing juniors to ensure client deliverables are on target.  Projects will cover technology, environmental and energy policy including international projects partnering EU policy specialists.  The integrated nature of the agency also allows client cross over with wider corporate and consumer affairs.

Tasks, skills and attributes for the role:
  • A passion for politics and current affairs.
  • Experience in a leading consultancy servicing multiple clients
  • Experience of delivering national public affairs and policy strategies.
  • Preparing clients for select committee hearings and other government interaction
  • Supporting strategic political guidance to clients
  • Drafting political briefing notes and parliamentary correspondence
  • Managing the organisation of client events and parliamentary receptions
  • Issues and crisis training
  • Managing and supporting Party Conference programmes
  • Playing a role in pitching to secure new business
Benefits and reasons to apply:
  • Excellent Salary (depending on experience)
  • Pension
  • Holiday - 25 days
  • Flexible Working   
  • Gym
  • Dedicated training budget
  • Office secondments
  • Life Insurance
  • Free fresh fruit   
  • Socials
If you want to learn more.  Apply now for immediate consideration.
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Keywords: Public Affairs, Media Relations, Stakeholder Engagement, Account Manager, politics, political risk, political analysis, Government.