Job: Public Affairs Officer, BMA Wales

 

Public Affairs Officer – BMA Wales

Location – Cardiff

Salary – £30,031.72
The British Medical Association (BMA) is the trade union and professional association for doctors providing a wide range of services to its members, including guidance, support and representation.

We are looking for a skilled communicator with excellent influencing skills, to play a key role in promoting the BMA`s voice in Wales, providing expert advice and developing and maintaining strong relationships with a wide range of stakeholders.

Reporting to the Head of Media and Public Affairs, you should be a graduate (or equivalent) and have solid public affairs experience.

You will have proven ability in developing and delivering effective public affairs campaigns, influencing policy and working with the media.  You will be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills, strong organisational ability and political awareness. Knowledge of the policy-making process is essential.

If you would like to help the BMA play its part in shaping the future of healthcare, then this role is for you. In return, we offer a wide range of employee benefits, including pension, employee assistance programme, generous annual leave, learning and development opportunities and much more.

Closing date: 1 June 2017

Interview date: 9 June 2017

To apply visit https://www.bma.org.uk/about-us/who-we-are/working-at-the-bma/jobs-at-bma