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Government Affairs and Patient Advocacy Lead

Job Title: Government Affairs and Patient Advocacy Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Maidenhead, England
Industry:
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-01-22
Reference: BH-98031
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email: max.robinson@nesgt.com
Job Published: January 22, 2019 13:56

Job Description

Government Affairs & Patient Advocacy Lead - Pharma - Maidenhead - Permanent

A new role has arisen for a Government Affairs and Patient Advocacy Lead to join the Public Affairs team of a Global Biopharmaceutical Company. Are you experienced in public affairs for the pharmaceutical industry and interested in the opportunity in taking a leading role in defining strategy for Government Affairs, Public Affairs and Patient Advocacy?

Responsibilities
  • Developing and implementing strategies for stakeholder and influencer engagement
  • Definition and execution of a public affairs plan and assisting with high level government engagement
  • Builds relationships and acts as the main point of contact for patient advisory groups
  • Regularly arrange and attend meetings and round tables with key stakeholders 
Requirements
  • Significant experience in Government and Public Affairs as well as patient advocacy
  • An extensive knowledge of the political landscape and UK healthcare organisations such as the NHS
  • A strong relationship builder with excellent influential and communication skills
  • Passionate about delivering positive outcomes for patients
In return you can expect a generous salary and package as well as the opportunity to progress your career in various directions.