Head of Policy

This is a senior position within the organisation and the person will play a key role in developing our policy position in Wales.

The Head of Policy will be responsible for developing and building relationships with government, public health, third sector colleagues and other key stakeholders.

We are looking for an experienced natural collaborator with excellent communication skills. You need to have an aptitude for accurate and evidence based writing, as well as the ability to present to influencers through a range of means including briefings, events and the media.

The successful applicant will need to:

Be a strong team player who can work on their own initiative.

Have a strong track record of engaging stakeholders.

Be knowledgeable and have a passion for policy and public affairs.

Be a key spokesperson for the organisation, representing ASH Wales in the media and at key events and meetings.

In return you can enjoy a competitive salary and pension scheme, generous annual leave (plus Bank Holidays) and flexible working.  This is a great opportunity to work in a stimulating environment with colleagues who are passionate about tackling inequalities and the harm caused by tobacco and smoking.

Deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday 8 April 2019.  

To apply for this role, download our application pack below or if you have issues downloading please contact and ask for an application pack to be sent to you via email.