Policy and Public Affairs Manager Wales
Salary: Circa £30,000 FTE + Benefits (Pro Rata £18,000) Location: Home Based (Wales) Contract Type: 1 Year Fixed Term Contract, 22.5 hours per week An opportunity has arisen for a Wales based part-time Policy & Public Affairs Manager to join the Policy & Campaigns Team at the Motor Neurone Disease Association. This one year contract will pilot a new approach for the Association working closely with key decision makers and stakeholders in Wales. The key purpose of this role is to lead on the planning, co-ordination and implementation of the Association’s public affairs and policy activities in Wales. You will be experienced in identifying, researching and developing policy positions on a range of issues important to the MND Association and people with MND, their carers and families in Wales. As Policy & Public Affairs Manager Wales you will be responsible, for delivering the MND Associations’ influencing, campaigning and lobbying priorities in Wales, together with the Regional Care Development Advisors and the Policy and Campaigns team. You will have a successful track record of outcome-focused research and policy analysis/ development in Wales, together with a good understanding of the Welsh political systems and experience of delivering public affairs programmes. It is essential that you possess strong analytical and research skills, excellent written and verbal communication, with evidence of being able to influence and pursue change. You will be available for occasional evening and weekend work and have the ability to travel to external meetings and events as required.