External Affairs Manager (Communications)

1 month ago

Centre for London

Location
Language
London
English
Level
Type
Mid-senior level
Full-time
Profession
Deadline
PR and comms specialist
10.01.2022
Location
Language
Level
Type
Profession
Deadline
London
English
Mid-senior level
Full-time
PR and comms specialist
10.01.2022

About Us

Centre for London is the capital’s dedicated think tank. Our mission is to develop new solutions to London’s critical challenges and advocate for a fair and prosperous global city.

About the Role

Centre for London is the capital’s dedicated think tank. Our mission is to develop new solutions to London’s critical challenges and advocate for a fair and prosperous global city. We’re looking for a creative and driven communicator to lead Centre for London’s media and influencing work, as our External Affairs Manager for Communications.

What You're Gonna Do

You will build our voice and reputation as a commentator on London issues. You will keep a close eye on the news agenda and be quick to react to emerging stories to secure coverage for our work and ideas. You will work to influence policymaking at all levels of government, writing ministerial briefings and consultation submissions. And you will plan to maximise our influence around key political milestones.

About You

This role would best suit someone who has already worked in a busy press office, in public affairs or a communications team. You will need to have an interest in how decisions are made about London and be interested in politics and policymaking. You will also play a vital role in building our relationships with new and existing sponsors and partners.

Skills

What We Offer

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Salary

£34,711

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