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External Affairs Officer

Harris Hill
£24,528 - 27,884 per year
Closing date
25 Mar 2021
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I'm working with a fantastic organisation who last year alone gave out over half a billion pounds (£508.5 million) of funding to over 11,000 community projects across the UK, enabling even more people and communities to bring their ideas and ambitions to life.

As External Affairs Officer you will will support their UK-wide engagement with the charity and voluntary sector and develop and deliver an external affairs plan which demonstrates the impact of their funding to stakeholders across Wales.

Reporting to the Head of Communications and Engagement, you will draw upon your experience to:

  • Formulate ideas around how key stakeholders and organisations can be turned into ambassadors for the organisation.
  • Build and maintain relationships with MPs and MSs and support colleagues across Wales to engage with parliamentary stakeholders.

You will have the following experience;

  • Experience of managing and co-ordinating an external affairs programme of activities, including organising and delivering events and producing creative copy to deadline that leads to positive engagement both online and offline.
    -Experience of developing and maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders including MPs and MSs.
  • To speak Welsh is desirable, but not essential.

The organisation offers fantastic opportunities to grow and develop, they are incredibly supportive and focused on your learning and development.

You will need to be in the Cardiff office once a week, however you can work from home, flexibly 4 days a week. You could also be based in mid-Wales if you can travel to Cardiff when needed.

Salary: £24,528 to £27,884 plus amazing benefits.
Full-time, permanent role.

They are keen to see CV’s ASAP- so please get in touch now to avoid disappointment. E-mail me


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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