Policy and public affairs executive.

Join our growing team

Are you passionate about politics and want to kick off your career in a friendly, dynamic team? This position is the perfect opportunity for a graduate or someone with a little experience to learn and progress in an award-winning agency.

This role can be based in our Edinburgh, Glasgow or Aberdeen offices. We are currently hybrid working (3 days/week in the office, 2 days/week at home).

This role will include:

  • Monitoring the political landscape to give updates and insights to clients
  • Producing succinct reports summarising the week in politics
  • Preparing briefings with useful insight ahead of stakeholder meetings
  • Identifying policy developments that may impact on our clients’ sector/organisations
  • Supporting public affairs client teams with research and account administration
  • Delivering stakeholder and community engagement campaigns to support client planning applications

We are looking for someone with:

  • A real passion for politics
  • An understanding of the structure and roles of Holyrood and Westminster
  • Strong copywriting skills and good attention to detail
  • A can do mindset who shows good initiative
  • Some work experience in a political/policy role - this would be beneficial but is not essential

What you can expect from us:

  • The opportunity to develop your career as part of a friendly, ambitious, hardworking team
  • A CPD plan with training and development opportunities
  • CIPR or ASPA membership paid
  • New business bonuses
  • Pension and private healthcare
  • 35 days holiday a year including your birthday off
  • A packed calendar of social event

Get in touch

If this  looks like the role for you send your CV and covering note to Katrine Pearson  at cvs@3x1.com

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