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Parlimentary Manager - Maternity Cover - EXPIRED

Job Title Parlimentary Manager - Maternity Cover - EXPIRED
Contract Type Contract
Location London, London
Salary £38686 per annum
Job Published 07 Jul 2015
REF J52259
Contact Name TPP Marketing
Contact Email communications@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

A leading Mental Health charity in London is searching for a Parliamentary Manager to manager the advancement of the charity's agenda in parliament ensuring the voice and needs of its service users are being heard. You will lead contact with Westminster, Whitehall and the Welsh Assembly and deliver a high impact parliamentary campaign. You will speak to and brief politicians, have excellent communications skills as well as an understanding of mental health policy. You will report to the Head of Policy and Campaigns, with line management responsibilities for three members of staff and supervision of another.

The ideal candidate will:

*Extensive experience in parliamentary and public affairs and an established network of contacts with ministers, MPs and Peers.
*Knowledge of the UK parliamentary and legislative system and procedures. Demonstrable experience and success with using effective and appropriate methods for influencing decision makers in Parliament.
*Experience of project management and the planning, implementing devising and prioritising multiple projects to meet objectives and deadlines.
*Experience in managing a team of staff and volunteers.
*Experience managing a budget.
*A understanding of mental health issues.

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

Ref: EXPIRED - J52259 | Published: 07th Jul 2015