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Policy, Public Affairs and Communications Officer
London, London, United Kingdom

Job Summary

Occupation Public Relations
Specialty Communications Executive
Salary £35,000 – £36,000 yearly
Location Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 11/16/23

Job Title: Policy, Public Affairs and Communications Officer Salary: £35,000 - £36,000 per annum Location: Welwyn Garden CityContract: Permanent, Full time Hours: Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm (Hybrid working 2 days at home)

COMPANY PROFILE Our client based in Welwyn Garden City are looking to grow their Policy and Standards department. This is a vital role within the business. You will have previous experience working in policy and public affairs and have an understanding of the workings of Government and Parliament. SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Previous experience working in Policy and Public affairs.
  • Understanding of the workings of Government and Parliament
  • Experience working with stakeholder and building external relationships.
  • Confident with Data, and picking key information from data/news articles etc.
  • Experience working with Media would be advantageous.
  • Excellent writing skills is a must.
  • Confident in speaking with Journalists and or MPs


  • Help deliver the clients strategy, through raising their external profile to MPs, Ministers, Media and the wider stakeholder community.
  • Data analysis on issues of importance to the client
  • Work with the press team to develop stories to promote the company externally.
  • Attend external meetings with government officials to support the clients strategy of increasing their external presence
  • Develop influential, engaging and effective policy campaigns.
  • Be an expert spokesperson and represent the client to the media and draft statements for media.


  • 22 days’ annual leave + bank holiday
  • Competitive company pension
  • Life assurance
  • Simply health cash scheme
  • Hybrid working and flexibility
  • Beautiful open plan offices

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy, which is being advertised by Smart10 Recruitment Group, who are acting as an employment agency / business. Your application will be considered in competition with others and we will contact you within 3 working days if you have been shortlisted.

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