Thu 24 May 2018

Graduate opportunity - Policy and Communications Officer

The Company Chemists’ Association (CCA) is the trade association for large pharmacy operators in England, Scotland and Wales.  Our members include ASDA, Boots, LloydsPharmacy, Morrisons, Rowlands Pharmacy, Superdrug, Tesco and Well, who between them own and operate over 6,000 pharmacies, around half the UK market. 

We are looking for a bright and ambitious graduate to fill a full-time position as part of our small but dynamic team based in Central London.  This new and varied role will span both policy analysis and communications work and will involve regular contact with senior clinicians and leaders from across healthcare and government. 

With a keen interest in public policy, and a mind for critical analysis, you’ll be conducting research and gathering input to support and inform the CCA’s activities to influence government and other stakeholders for the benefit of our members.  You will regularly scan press outlets to identify new policy developments or proposals relevant to our members and you’ll support with proactive PR programmes and campaigns.  You’ll also help develop engaging content for communications out to our CCA representatives on local pharmacy contractor bodies across the country.

To be considered for this exciting new post, please review the job description and send through your CV and a short covering letter detailing your motivations, skills and experience to by midnight Sunday 24th June 2018.