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Organisation name
British Medical Association
Reference number
3226
Salary
£35,408 p.a.
Closing date
Job location
Central London
Hours
Full time
About this Role

We are now seeking to appoint a Special Advisor Assistant to support the Chair of Council and Chief Officers of the British Medical Association (BMA). This is a key role supporting decision-making and prioritisation at the heart of the BMA.

In this role you will support the Special Advisor to manage the flow of information to and from the Chair of Council, liaise with staff across the BMA to ensure the Chief Officers are effectively supported and produce correspondence and communications materials on their behalves.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of working with senior elected officials or in a member-facing role in a trade union or professional association
  • Considerable experience of operating in a political context
  • Experience of drafting high-quality communications materials and/or policy briefings

To be successful, you will need:

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • A highly organised approach to managing competing priorities
  • Sound judgment, discretion and the ability to take initiative
  • Most importantly of all, you will need to be passionate about the BMA`s vision of a profession of valued doctors delivering the highest quality health services

In return you will receive:

  • 27 days holidays plus 1 company day and public holidays
  • Season Ticket Loan (up to £10,000) after completion of probationary period
  • Double matching pension contributions up to 12% of salary
  • Additional Flexible benefits

The British Medical Association is the professional association and trade union for doctors and medical students in the UK. We speak for doctors at all stages of their careers and provide a leading voice on a wide range of professional and political issues affecting medicine and health.

Further information

 job description and person spec can be downloaded from the link below. To apply please submit your CV and a cover letter via our website, explaining why you are interested in the role and how you meet the requirements of the role profile.

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