Stakeholder Engagement and Events Officer

Stakeholder Engagement and Events Officer

Harris Hill is excited to be working with the National Lottery Community Fund in it search for a new Stakeholder Engagement and Events Officer, with a strong focus on Public Affairs.

In this particular role, you'll support the Policy and Public Affairs team with development and delivery of the Fund's Stakeholder Engagement strategy. This will include managing a programme of stakeholder events and presence at key sector external conferences, and meaningful and effective engagement with the Fund's key stakeholders. You will be expected to support external events and engagements on behalf of the Fund and support the fund to have a strong network of relevant key contacts and stakeholder. This will also include supporting the development of briefings on behalf of the CEO, Board Members and other Senior Managers within the fund that are strategic, clear and consistent and help to enhance the Fund's reputation and communicate key messages to our stakeholders.

The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to source key external opportunities for the Fund to engage through, and an ability to source speaking opportunities for key Fund staff to deliver to new audiences. Moreover, you'll have a strong grasp of the political and policy environment, developing issues and themes, and an understanding and interest in the key challenges society faces and the solutions to tackle them.

This is a brilliant opportunity for a junior events and public affairs professional to get their teeth stuck into a broad and in-depth variety of policy areas and events and develop their career, working with one of the UK's most prominent and influential voices in the charity sector.

This is a full-time, permanent position paying 25,000 - 30,000 p.a. Application process is a CV and covering letter to harry.marven@harrishill.co.uk, working to a deadline of 21st July. Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted.