External Relations Manager - MS Charity

NW London
£44,628 - £49,698 plus excellent benefits
17 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client puts people living with MS at the centre of everything they do, and it’s this commitment that unites them across the UK.

This is an exciting opportunity to lead their influencing work. The role will ensure that our client's external relations programme is targeted to those areas they believe will have the most positive impact on the availability of treatment, care and support for people affected by MS.

Job title: External Relations Manager
Job type: Full time
Location: NW London
Salary: £44,628 - £49,698 plus excellent benefits
Reference: CERM36

Our client's vision is a world free from the effects of MS. Their ultimate goal is to find a cure. But until then, they will do all that they can to enable people with MS to live life, knowing that they do not have to face MS alone.

They have a strategy that is based on what people with MS have told the charity is important to them, and it gives the organisation a clear and determined focus. They have big aspirations and they need brilliant new people to help them achieve their ambitious goals.

As manager of the external relations team the post holder will seek to develop the team even further, ensuring they feel happy and supported in their respective roles.

This is an ideal role for an established external relations / public affairs professional with an excellent understanding of the health and care systems across the UK, and experience in successfully influencing policy and practice.

The post holder will be armed with excellent negotiation and influencing skills and the ability to build strong working relationships with a variety of external and internal stakeholders. You will approach work with a positive, can-do attitude and be able to demonstrate a successful track record of achievement in external relations / public affairs. You will be joining the Society at an exciting stage of its development and this is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a supportive and friendly team.

Our client offers 27 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays) a 35 hour working week, travel loan and various other benefits such as supported developmental opportunities.

Closing date: 27 Mar 2017 at 8:00AM
Interview dates: Thursday 6 April 2017


To find out more information and apply for this position, please click the apply button. You will then be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website. 

Our client is committed to promoting diversity.

No agencies please.