#140965

Turkish speaking - Public Policy Associate

Location:
Central London
Salary:
£52,000+ (pro rata, negotiable DOE)
Start date:
ASAP
posted by:
Emma Willis
Date:
21/11/2018

Job Description:

The company's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through apps and services, they are building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether they're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people are builders at heart. Their global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways.

This global tech company are seeking a motivated Turkish speaking Public Policy Associate to support the team. The person in this role will need to be a masterful problem-solver and an organizational force. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have exceptional communication skills, and will be resourceful in building relationships across the larger ecosystem. Tasks will include project management, working group coordination, the writing of briefing materials and talking points. Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate an enthusiasm for tackling challenging public policy questions and organisational and teamwork skills. The individual will have a dynamic and proactive attitude and be able to work under pressure of strict deadlines, managing multiple fast-moving and high priority projects and stakeholders simultaneously.

This position is temporary (6 months) and full time, based in the office in Central London.

Responsibilities:

• Manage multiple complex project deliverables involving multiple stakeholders, both outside and inside of the company

• Manage the day-to-day operations of the projects

• Planning and reporting

• Support the team in information sharing

• Support working groups drawn from multiple functions within the company

• Produce written briefings and talking points

• Support internal communications on issues managed by the team

• Produce research on technology policy issues

Skills:

• Fluency in Turkish and English

• Bachelor's degree in law, political science or similar field

• 2+ years work experience in relevant roles

• Experience handling cross-functional projects to deadlines

• Experience supporting decisions by management

• Experience working on public policy issues

Education:

• Bachelor's degree in law, political science or similar field