Industrial Issues Executive

London (Greater)
Commensurate with experience
01 Mar 2018
01 Apr 2018
Job Function
Business development
Contract Type
Full Time

Industrial Issues Executive
Based in Greater London

Job ref:    JH/40908

The role:
Reporting to the Head of Public and Industrial Affairs, The Industrial Issues Executive will develop into a specialist on a range of plastics industry sectors and products and the issues attached to them. They will manage and develop the key fora for the firms operating in several important industrial sectors and take responsibility for industrial issues in the construction sector which includes vinyls, window manufacturers, cellular PVC and sheet and coated fabrics. 

⦁    Account management & maintenance of contacts within the groups
⦁    Co-ordinate the delivery of Group meetings and provide secretariat
⦁    Secure an understanding of the key issues in the construction industry and EPS sector and how these affect the members. Pro-actively formulating action plans on key projects in conjunction with the members to tackle these issues
⦁    Become an in-house expert on trends within the plastics construction and EPS sectors
⦁    Develop the company’s vision for a unified forum on construction to enable all members involved in construction to discuss joint actions / solutions
⦁    Conducting research projects where required
⦁    Development and delivery of communications projects for the vinyls sector
⦁    Help develop communications materials and lobbying materials where required
⦁    Reviewing consultations that affect members and working in conjunction with other team members where a broader response is required and help or formulate responses and execute work streams arising from these
⦁    Communicate issues internally and back to the wider membership base
⦁    Provide input to relevant seminars and events
⦁    Foster excellent relations with group chairmen and members
⦁    Other duties as reasonably required, as it is anticipated that the Organisation and the role will evolve and change.

⦁    Capable of presenting both technical and business issues
⦁    Capable of co-ordinating and managing projects to conclusion
⦁    Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
⦁    Good IT skills
⦁    Minimum 2 year commercial or industrial experience
⦁    Previous experience within the plastics industry, construction industry or elsewhere in the logistics chain where construction products are used would be greatly beneficial. 
⦁    Professional qualification in a technical or business discipline 
⦁    Evidence of a basic scientific literacy
⦁    Excellent written English skills.

To apply please contact Jason Hutchison
0044(0) 1789 207070

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union.
Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

Office Locations: Stratford-upon-Avon, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Cape Town, Dubai, Düsseldorf, Istanbul, Lyon, Malmö, Milan, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney and Washington.


Listgrove Limited Registered in England No: 1197713
Exhibiting at: PlastIndia, NPE, PlastMilan, Compounding World, PDM, Kunststoffen,  ScanPack, Fakuma


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