Policy Manager

  • Job Reference: PMRC-MR-L
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Excel Recruitment
  • Location: Central London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration, Healthcare & Medical, Research and Policy, Charity
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marcus Ratcliff
  • Email: marcus@xlrecruit.com

Job Description

This prestigious healthcare-related membership body is recruiting a Policy Manager to identify and examine policy developments, both within the UK and internationally, and lead on the design of effective, evidence-based strategies to influence these changes in conjunction with stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities for the Policy Manager:

  • Develop and deliver individual programmes of work to encourage positive change on behalf of the healthcare community through targeted policy influencing.
  • Create and nurture strategic relationships with UK-based and international policy experts, building the network of external contacts through which to ensure support and achieve change.
  • Support the development of a team of policy experts, line-managing members, setting objectives and contributing to their professional development.
  • Contribute to the effective monitoring of progress achieved by policy initiatives.
  • Manage designated policy-related project budgets, in conjunction with other senior staff.

Education, Skills, and Experience:

  • Educated to degree standard, or equivalent level of experience.
  • Demonstrable experience and success working within policy development, ideally with impact within the health and social care sector.
  • Hands-on knowledge of programme design and management.
  • Understanding of/familiarity with quality standards, frameworks for policy change and HR processes.
  • Proven ability to deliver complex, collaborative work with external agencies and stakeholders, and outstanding influencing skills.
  • Excellent written communication and interpersonal skills.

Salary and Details:

  • c£62,000 per annum.
  • Permanent, full time position.
  • Based in central London, with homeworking provision of up to 2 days/week.


If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to Marcus today.

A consultant will contact you within 5 days if you are successful with your application.