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Public Affairs Lead - FMCG

Job Title: Public Affairs Lead - FMCG
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Salary: £ highly competitive base and package
Reference: PALFMCG
Contact Name: Caroline Ivory
Contact Email: caroline@peterchilds.co.uk
Job Published: January 29, 2021 16:58

Job Description

As part of the global public affairs leadership team at this market-leading FMCG business, you’ll work with colleagues in the UK and overseas to help shape a policy environment in the UK that will support the delivery of business objectives and protect and enhance the organisation’s reputation.  

In addition to representing the business with senior government representatives and stakeholders, you’ll lead on complex cross border trade policy issues and manage and deliver advocacy campaigns across a host of issues, with a key focus on sustainability and with responsibility for managing corporate reporting requirements. 

With extensive experience in government affairs and stakeholder engagement in the UK, you’ll bring excellent advocacy and negotiation skills coupled with a track record in leading and managing highly proactive and reactive public affairs strategies. Working closely with internal stakeholders iand peers in public affairs across the world to share and leverage expertise and best practice, you're highly collaborative and collegiate with first class relationship building and senior level advisory skills. Experience gained in a complex, global FMGC business would be preferable but other sectors could be considered.