Job title: Managing Director, International Trade and Investment
Reporting to (job title): CEO
Context for the role:
Objective of role:
The role of the Managing Director, International Trade and Investment is to work with the CEO and Board to set the objectives for TheCityUK’s policy programme at home and around the world (with a lead on markets outside the EU) and to ensure its successful delivery. It will also involve close collaboration with other domestic policy & public affairs functions led by the CEO.
As agreed with the CEO, the Managing Director also leads on cross-organisational and bespoke projects, and deputises for the CEO when required. In addition, the jobholder provides insight and input into other areas of work to help ensure consistency and cohesion of approach in policy, regulation, PR and other initiatives in the UK and internationally.
The job holder leads the International Trade and Investment team which manages and delivers the work programme. Outstanding leadership and management experience is vital to the success of this role as the job holder must motivate and develop a team of people to deliver consistently outstanding work which is strategically robust, makes a meaningful difference to members commercial interests, and is often delivered in the political spotlight.
The jobholder manages the secretariat for the International Trade and Investment Group (ITIG) board committee which provides governance for the work and, through the team, related committees/groups.
The job holder will build effective relationships with the Board, Committee chairs, committee members and key government, industry and diplomatic contacts at home, across the EU and internationally.
- Head, Latin America & Strategic Projects
- Head, Africa, the Middle East & Legal Services
- Head, Asia Pacific
- Head, Eurasia
- Head, North America & International Regulation
International Trade and Investment Strategy Formulation
ITIG & other committee/groups support
International Visits Programme
TheCityUK is the industry-led body representing UK-based financial and related professional services. In our 10th anniversary year, we continue to champion and support the success of the ecosystem, and thereby our members, promoting policies in the UK, across Europe and internationally that drive competitiveness, support job creation and ensure long-term economic growth. The industry contributes over 10% of the UK’s total economic output and employs more than 2.3 million people, with two thirds of these jobs outside London. It is the largest tax payer, the biggest exporting industry, generates a trade surplus almost equivalent to all other net exporting industries combined. It also makes a real difference to people in their daily lives, helping them save for the future, buy a home, invest in a business and protect and manage risk. www.thecityuk.com @TheCityUK.
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