Public Policy Manager, Campaigns and Programs, EMEA

Remote (must be UK based)
£109k plus bonuses 33 days paid holiday
Start date:
Posted By:
Shana Hector
12 months to start (22 months or perm)

Job Description:

Public Policy Manager, Campaigns and Programs, EMEA

The EMEA Regional Programs and Campaigns team is seeking a Public Policy Manager to help shape the company’s approach to economic policy investments and personalised advertising in EMEA . The successful candidate will build programs to engage with governments, partners, regulators and other interested parties on the interchange between the company and Economic opportunities and our business model. Candidates should have expertise in program management, content and media regulatory issues and/or law, experience working on with stakeholders across EMEA. They should also have excellent writing and analytical skills and share our vision of bringing the world closer together.

Public Policy Manager Responsibilities

This role will oversee strategy development around digital skills investments, partnerships, and Economic Recovery strategy development. The successful candidate will be responsible for building tools and guidance to enable the implementation of an EMEA Partnerships Charter and campaigns measurement framework.

The ideal candidate thrives on building consensus around big ideas and is a structured thinker who can create frameworks and guidance. And they will need to be someone who can proactively fix systems and processes within program frameworks that have a systemic impact on the ability of Program Managers to get their work done. Experience managing partnerships and programs is a plus and the ability to understand the views of those who are doing this is imperative.

Public Policy Manager Responsibilities

Design and develop bespoke programs to engage with regulators on the issues of Economic Impact and Recovery and engage on strategy development and Digitization programs (Tourism, Culture, Sustainability etc). including on emerging regulatory frameworks such as those set out by the European Commission in the Digital Services Act.
Supporting markets with incubation of new engagement programs and campaign tactics.
Design and implementation of Campaigns for Personalised Advertising and programs for market roll out.
Represent in meetings with key stakeholders, including civil society groups, government officials, and academics
Support efforts across Facebook and Instagram to enhance our accountability through consultation, oversight, and transparency.
Articulate our policy strategy in internal and external communications.
Advise local policy teams and a broad range of business and product teams on regulatory projects in Europe
Oversee budget for the campaigns overseen and promote good governance.


Client Description:

Our Client is the largest social media company in the world. They have substantial B2B and B2C advertising and media platforms, as well as a nonprofit initiative. With the mission of bringing people together, they now boast over 2 billion users, and are rapidly developing as they influence the world around us.


We want to make a world of difference, so it matters to us that we hire differently. Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity and is proudly an equal opportunities employer.