Job vacancy: Business Engagement Manager

We have a great opportunity opening up as Business Engagement Manager working on policy, communications and media relations.

You’ll be driving engagement with businesses and other stakeholders including running and further developing political/lobby groups and developing and implementing engaging content and communications.

The role involves working actively with the British Chambers of Commerce and other Chambers and representing Cumbria Chamber in a range of forums.

With reorganisation of our structure currently underway, you’ll be part of a new Senior Management Team for the business, working as part of that team to take the business forward and reporting directly to the Managing Director.

As a key element of the role is driving media engagement and responding to media requests you’ll need to work flexibly, including “out of hours” media contact.

This is a permanent, full-time role, based out of our office in Carlisle.

Salary up to £40k pa depending on skills and experience.

Please apply by email to Suzanne Caldwell,, completing the attached application form and providing your CV. Closing date 4th January 2021.

Download the job specification.

Download the application form. (Editable version here.)

No agencies please at this stage,.

The role is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.


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