Registrations welcomed: policy, public affairs in Scotland

Edinburgh | £40,000 - £45,000

FJWilson Talent works on policy/public affairs specialist vacancies for charities, membership organisations, awarding bodies and learning providers in Scotland.

We welcome candidate registrations from relevant professionals who have current, or very recent experience of working in policy, public affairs/external affairs roles, in Scotland.

We typically work on permanent assignments:

We especially invite you to register your CV if you have:
  • Experience of managing national/regional engagement and policy making and influencing. 
  • Solid understanding of the government structures and the policy environment in Scotland and experience of delivering measurable change through influencing of stakeholders.
  • Strong interest in and experience of policy analysis, research and public policy development..
  • Evidence of developing effective partnerships and joint working initiatives with a wide range of sectors.
  • Clear and concise written skills.
Once you have initially registered your CV, a member of our resourcing team will be in touch to arrange a convenient time to meet virtually, for a discussion about your experience and career drivers.

All registrations will be treated in strictest confidence.

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We encourage applications from all sections of the community. Furthermore, qualifications and/or experience identified are indicative. We will consider applications from candidates who have comparable qualifications and/or experience for the role advertised.