Careers

We work extremely hard to find the right colleagues: people who have the strongest experience and intellectual capability, and the right personality to fit with our team and our clients.

It pays off. Our people are bright, motivated, successful and hugely fun to work with.

We are always keen to hear from talented people, whether you’re starting out in public affairs, looking to take your career to the next stage or you are an established leader.

If you are interested in working with us, please get in touch. Send us your CV with a short note explaining why you think you would be good for WA, and we will contact you if we would like to talk in person.

Current opportunities

Political Risk Research Manager, WA Investor Services 

WA is looking for an experienced political researcher to play a major role in our growing Investor Services practice, which specialises in providing political due diligence and policy risk analysis to institutional investors.

The candidate should already working in a research role, will be familiar with a range of qualitative and quantitative methods relating to UK political, policy and regulatory research, and will have exemplary presentation skills. They will have several years of experience of working in policy-making (political party, government department or agency, think tank or similar), strategy or management consultancy, or have significant transferable experience from another commercial advisory role.

They will be a rising star looking for a significant step up and a long term opportunity to play a leading role in an exciting business.

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Account Executive, WA

WA is recruiting a new Account Executive to support its continuing success and make an outstanding start to their career.

Our public affairs and strategic communications consultancy has grown more than 20% year-on-year over the last four years. In that time our team has doubled to over 25 consultants with impressive and varied backgrounds, winning new clients in a range of sectors.

We are looking for an Account Executive who is enterprising, curious, committed to achieving their best, and eager to join a friendly and dynamic team.

The right candidate will ideally have some experience of working within a public affairs or communications consultancy, or in an in-house public affairs role.

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Senior Account Manager / Account Manager, WA

WA is looking for a new account manager to support its continuing success, deliver great work for clients and take their career to the next level.

We are looking to appoint an account manager who is enterprising, curious, committed to achieving their best and eager to join a friendly and dynamic team.  You will be someone with a strong understanding of public affairs and communications who is highly organised and comfortable dealing with multiple clients.

The right candidate will ideally have several years’ experience working in public affairs or communications, either in consultancy, in-house or within a trade association or charity.  Familiarity with the energy, infrastructure, utilities and / or transport sectors will be an advantage.

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