This vacancy has now closed

Policy and Public Affairs Officer

  • Full time
  • £24,750 – £25,234
  • Edinburgh, but will consider remote
  • Closing 19th January 2022

  • Advertised from 23rd December 2021


Our policy and public affairs officer connects with and influences politicians and senior decision makers. Our goal is to make society better for people who poor mental health and their families. In this critical role you will work closely with the Director of Public Affairs and Communications to develop and implement a policy and influencing plan, ensuring that the voice of the people we support and their families is heard in all the places they need to be. You will build powerful relationships with politicians, civil servants and partners and feel comfortable representing the organisation. You will love policy and public affairs, enjoy mastering details and offering sound advice. You will respond on behalf of the organisation to consultations and events and will be comfortable doing lots of research and writing.

Application notes

To apply, please visit our website

Closing date: Wednesday 19 January 2022 at 5pm

Interview date: Friday 28 January (Held via video call)