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Public Affairs Advisor

Public Affairs Advisor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £0 - £43000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nikki Fisher

  • Email:

  • Contact phone:

    02921 673 757

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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  • Liquid error: internal
Public Affairs Advisor


Yolk is a recruiting partner for a large Trade Union and professional body which represents and campaigns for its members, influences policy and practice and represents the interests of its members. Yolk Public Sector & Not-for-Profit are working with them on a campaign to fill a temporary vacancy for an Administrator

 What you’ll be doing as a Public Affairs Advisor

Influence the UK Parliament, Government and other stakeholder audiences to achieve positive outcomes for the nursing profession. To inform and engage members and staff about the implications for nursing from political and sector developments. To mobilise members, the nursing profession and decision makers across the system to advocate for nursing staff. 

What you’ll bring to the role as a Public Affairs Advisor:
  • Knowledge and understanding of current political and media environment and key issues in nursing, health and social care issues Knowledge of Parliamentary and legislative procedures, policy-making processes and political campaigning opportunities
  • Experience of influencing Parliamentarians and stakeholders to achieve measurable results Experience of researching, monitoring and analysing political and policy activity Ability to demonstrate tact and diplomacy, and negotiating skills when influencing political stakeholders.
  • Proven project management skills, working with internal and external stakeholders to deliver high quality outcomes within deadlines
  • Analytical skills to assess information and situations in order to achieve an appropriate solution/approach and output         

Think this one’s for you?

If you think this Public Affairs Advisor role is for you then apply online to Nikki Fisher at Yolk Recruitment

Yolk Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team works with organisations across the UK to fulfil their recruitment needs and to achieve their D&I objectives. We recruit temporary, contract and permanent hires for 1 off specialist needs or for volume campaigns. We support our applicants to navigate the public sector recruitment processes and secure their dream jobs.


Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.