Policy and External Affairs Manager job at Networx Recruitment

Head of Policy and External Affairs

£47,736 + fantastic benefits


Closing date: 22.05.22

Inspire our people. See the difference you can make in our city.

At One Manchester, we are passionate about working together to improve lives and help communities thrive. We support our employees and their well-being. And we can see the difference our work is making in our great city. Join us as a Policy and External Affairs Manager to create and lead OM’s approach to connectivity and engagement. Build networks regionally and nationally to increase social impact on OM clients and communities.

You will develop relationships and partnerships with key national and regional bodies as a source of information and best practices. By driving effective management of key stakeholder accounts, you will be very proactive in creating new partnerships in emerging sectors.

By ensuring a local approach to policy and influence and building a knowledge bank of think tanks and key decision makers in areas of strategic importance, you will seek opportunities to engage and influence their work

We are looking for a candidate with in-depth and demonstrable experience in building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders, partnerships and networks, who can demonstrate a good understanding of national, regional and local politics and external influences that have an impact. impact on our organization and sector. You will be able to demonstrate experience in nurturing key relationships and maintaining networks, as well as using a collaborative approach to capitalize on opportunities.

You will be highly motivated and fast-paced, willing and able to both seek out and exploit opportunities as they arise.

This is a hugely rewarding role where you will truly see the difference you make in people’s lives every day. At One Manchester, we are supportive, flexible and rightly proud of our work. We are also very excited for the future. You’ll get a great benefits package and lots of support and guidance. So join us now and see the difference you can make in our beautiful city.

If this sounds like you, apply today, we’d love to hear from you. To apply, please provide your CV and a cover letter demonstrating how you meet the job criteria.

Shirlene J. Manley