Stakeholder Relations Officer

Recruiter
Alzheimer’s Society
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£27782/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Stakeholder Relations Officer 

Create a world without dementia 

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Stakeholder Relations Officer 
Location: Newcastle (role covers North East) 
Contract type: Fixed Term – 1 year (maternity cover) 
Hours: 35 hours per week 
Salary: £27,782 per annum (actual)

Closing date: 27 July 2017 
Interview date: To be confirmed 

About the role: 

The Stakeholder Relations Team leads on the delivery of Alzheimer`s Society`s national campaigns at a regional and local level. We work to ensure that dementia is prioritised by politicians and local decision-makers in health and social care. 

As Stakeholder Relations Officer, you will be responsible for delivering our ambitious programme of campaigning and influencing work in the North East of England. This will include mapping and analysing our target audiences, developing engagement plans, building relationships with key external stakeholders, writing briefings and organising meetings or events. You will work closely with other teams across the organisation to maximise our impact. 

About you: 

We are looking for a stakeholder relations specialist with exceptional written and verbal communication skills. You will have a good understanding of the British political environment and the health and social care systems in England. Knowledge and understanding of regional devolution initiatives in the North East is an additional advantage. You will be expected to work largely on your own initiative and manage regional projects. Travel across the North East area and to London will be required. 

Alzheimer`s Society is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Stakeholder Relations Officer, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, Stakeholder Management, Voluntary Sector, Relationship Officer, Policy, PR, Public Relations, Communications Officer, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK`s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications