Permanent Jobs Berkshire
|Researcher||£ 18000 20000||Bracknell||VC3876|
|Our client has its origins in the UK national Parliament, but its work now extends to policy decided in UK devolved Parliaments and Assemblies, the Oireachtas, and the European Commission and Parliament.
They are a market leader in organising impartial, senior-level seminars on public policy;
There work enjoys considerable support from legislators, government, industry, the third sector, and amongst interest groups;
The role is based in their lively, friendly head office in Bracknell, Berkshire, with convenient rail and road links, and occasional at conference locations;
They are an expanding organisation with plenty of opportunities for career progression for the right candidates;
They help produce conferences on key policy issues in energy, the environment and transport that help move forward thinking for legislators, government and stakeholders.
Constructive, inclusive, challenging and strictly impartial; and
Important occasions for policymakers in government, parliament and assemblies, as well as businesses, charity and action groups, professional organisations, academics, and others that are interested in or affected by the issues.
Highly demanding but very rewarding - in a company that is commercially focused and expanding, but with a strong ethical heart;
Part of a small team working on all aspects of event production;
Following latest policy developments and news from the sector - and researching issues, possible speakers and contacts;
Drafting agendas and promotional text for the seminars;
Liaising with speakers and chairs; and
Attending and contributing to the smooth operation of our seminars and receptions.
What they are looking for:
Quick learners who can hit the ground running;
Some solid work experience - in policy, conference production, journalism, public affairs or similar fields;
Bright graduates with exceptional aptitude and professional outlook will also be considered;
Practical focus and passionate about helping achieve our mission of providing policy makers with the context to make best decisions;
Excellent communication, organisational and time management skills - and quick to learn;
Ability to assimilate information quickly, identify key issues from a range of stakeholder viewpoints (in line with our core proposition of impartiality); and
Clear, stylish accurate writing is essential.
There's a high degree of fast-paced multi-tasking but support from senior editorial staff and the rest of the 85-strong team is always on hand.
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