Policy and Public Relations Officer

Policy and Public Relations Officer

Joining a close-knit, passionate team in Edinburgh, I am looking to speak to an experienced Policy and Public Relations Officer, who will draft and coordinate high level policy documents, position statements and briefings on behalf of a Health focused, Membership Body in Scotland.  

It is an exciting time to join the organisation, you will be at the forefront of the health agenda and health landscape, building relationships with those working on the frontline, with the opportunity to create change! If you want to feel like you a part of something, contributing and making a difference then this could be the perfect opportunity.

Key responsibilities:

- Draft and coordinate high level policy documents, position statements and briefings on behalf of the organisation.

- Draft consultation responses and strategic documents, based on research and analysis in order to develop briefings and position statements.

- Lead media activity- be a point of contact for journalists and media contacts, drafting proactive and reactive press releases as required.

- Engage with members, stakeholders and partners on areas of policy, through a variety of channels, to further the policy, public affairs and communications objectives of the College.

Location- Based in the new offices in Edinburgh City Centre

Hybrid working- Ideally 2-3 days in the office.

Full-time, permanent role

Salary £31,485

The organisation is reviewing applications on a rolling basis, therefore please get in touch ASAP for more information.

Please e-mail your CV to Hannah.whittington@harrishill.co.uk to find out more about this fantastic opportunity!

I look forward to hearing from you.