We are hiring! Join FSRH's External Affairs & Standards team
Date: 13 Jan 2021
Type: FSRH Press Releases and Statements
We are recruiting a new External Affairs & SRH All Party Parliamentary Group Manager. We are looking for a bright individual with an interest in healthcare policy and a passion for improving society. A background in public affairs, campaigning, media relations or Parliamentary work, as well as proven project management and events experience is highly desirable. Deadline for applications is Monday 8th February 2021.
This is a dual role, housed within the External Affairs Team at FSRH. The role is primarily focused on the management of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK (APPG SRH), and the delivery of its programme and aims. The other focus of the role is to help manage the outputs of the External Affairs team at FSRH, working closely with the Director of External Affairs and other team members.
The APPG SRH aims to raise awareness in Parliament of the needs of women seeking abortion and the importance of improving the sexual and reproductive health (SRH) of people in the UK. The APPG is co-chaired by Diana Johnson MP and Baroness Barker and supported by the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH), the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), MSI Reproductive Choices, and Bayer.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a bright individual with a background in public affairs, campaigning, media relations or Parliamentary work. Proven project management and events experience is highly desirable. Excellent writing skills are essential, as is a broad understanding of communications techniques to engage policy makers and the general public around the issues that clinicians and the public alike face.
What we offer
Located remotely initially, with the opportunity to work post-pandemic in the offices of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in London Bridge (where FSRH is situated), the FSRH offers a package that includes flexible working, season ticket loan, a first-class pension scheme and generous annual leave.
The closing date for applications is Monday 8th February.
A CV and covering letter (no more than 2 pages) should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org