Salary: Circa £50,000 plus extensive benefitsThis international organisation has been recognised as one of the Top Global Employers by the Top Employer Institute in every region it operates. The organisation has achieved this recognition through its excellent work in improving wellbeing, diversity and inclusion and giving people the opportunity to develop their career, in the very best of conditions. This is a fantastic achievement within an organisation that operates in a challenging and highly regulated sector.The UK business is looking to add to their influential Corporate Affairs & Communications team with the appointment of a Regulatory Affairs Manager. The role will lead on external engagement activities on behalf of the UK business with political stakeholders in Westminster in both the House of Commons and House of Lords. A particular focus is placed on developing relationships with new political and business stakeholders through corporate events, one to one meetings, party conferences and ad-hoc events.The successful candidate will have worked within Westminster and then transitioned into the corporate world, ideally into another regulated industry or they may have been working in a Public Affairs agency and are looking to make the move in house.They will need to be resilient, not afraid of a challenge and comfortable working in a sector that is often in the spotlight.Skills & Requirements:Proven experience in Public Affairs in a regulated sector either in house or in agencyExperience with Westminster and devolved UK governmentsExcellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skillsAbility to lead and implement new strategiesResilient and able to work in a challenging sectorAn excellent sense of humour and a skilled team player********************************VMAGROUP is a leading international interim and permanent communications, digital and marketing recruitment and executive search specialist. Specialist practices cover corporate communications, internal communications, change communications, PR, media relations, CSR, public affairs, marketing, digital and agency services.We have a reputation for providing leading consultancy services and advice supported by in-depth knowledge of the professions we recruit for. Our thought leadership and benchmarking studies have become go-to resources for the communications and marketing industry supporting planning and decision-making.VMAGROUP has offices in London, Manchester, Amsterdam, and Brussels, but we work with organisations and individuals on a global basis. VMAGROUP is committed to equal opportunities and is a Diversity Pledged Recruiter.