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BBPA job opportunity - Policy & Information Officer

10/08/17


The British Beer & Pub Association, the leading trade association representing the interests of the brewing and pub sectors, is seeking a Policy and Information Officer to work in the Policy Department. Based in our head office in the City of London you will provide support in policy development and other information and administrative services to the department. Duties will include:


  • Assisting the Policy team in policy development on key issues, and particularly around corporate social responsibility and environmental issues
  • Collection and collation of supporting information and the evidence-base to underpin the policy positions of the Association
  • Assisting with the development of BBPA guidance, position papers, briefing notes and support materials
  • Maintaining and updating the departmental information base of industry related data and policy-related information
  • Administrative support to facilitate the smooth working of the department and various member working groups
  • Representing the Association at external stakeholder meetings
  • Managing key elements of the BBPA website
  • Work closely with communications department on policy-related communication to members and external stakeholders

Working in a busy department, you will need to be a team player, organised, efficient, with initiative and a positive “can do” attitude. The post would suit a graduate, ideally with some relevant experience. An interest in public policy and how this relates to the beer and pub industry is important, along with good interpersonal skills. Highly literate, strong IT skills, attention to detail and the ability to collate and summarise large amounts of information is vital. An understanding of Government structures would be helpful.


The starting salary will be dependent on skills and experience but is likely to be in the region of £24,000 to £27,000 plus benefits including pension, health insurance and gym membership. The closing date for applications is 1st September 2017. To apply, please send email your CV with a covering letter explaining why you are interested in the position and would be particularly suited to the role to Pamela Bates. Email pbates@beerandpub.com.





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For further information contact:

Neil Williams
Head of Media
nwilliams@beerandpub.com
Tel: 020 7627 9156 / 07974 249 779


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