Parliamentary and Campaigns Officer

Job description

Job Role
You will work closely with the AA’s head of public affairs to run a pro-active PA outreach programme to build understanding of the advertising industry amongst politicians.

Key Responsibilities
Building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders across all political Parties
Supporting delivery of a busy schedule of Parliamentary events
Drafting high-quality briefings, letters, and other documents for stakeholders
Monitoring and responding to key Parliamentary and political developments
Working closely with colleagues in the policy, comms, and commercial teams to support wider AA objectives
Attending relevant industry and political events

Skills / Experience
Strong understanding of the Parliamentary process and UK politics (experience in Westminster desirable)
High quality written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical skills
Experience delivering political engagement strategies
A self-starter who enjoys working in a small, busy team

The Package

Hybrid working - all employees are required to work from our central London office on Tuesdays & Thursdays
Private medical insurance
22 days holidays (+Bank holidays, increasing to 25 with length of service)
Enhanced employer pension contributions
Life Assurance and Income Protection
Learning & Development budget
Mobile phone allowance
Company social events

The Agency

Advertising Association

The Advertising Association promotes the role, rights and responsibilities of advertising and its impact on individuals, the economy and society. We are the only organisation that brings together agencies, brands and media to combine strengths and seek consensus on the issues that affect them. Through wide-reaching engagement and evidence-based debate we aim to build trust and maximise the value of advertising for all concerned.