Committee Executive Officer, BMA Cymru

Job Overview

At this crucial time for the medical profession, we are looking for a highly skilled Committee Executive Officer to join BMA Cymru Wales’ policy and committee team.

The successful applicant will have responsibility for:

  • supporting a key BMA Cymru Wales medical committee, and its executive team
  • playing a key role in policy development and influencing the external policy environment
  • engaging directly with the wider medical profession and key decision makers across Welsh Government and NHS Wales

To be successful in this role you must:

  • be highly organised
  • be able to manage a busy workload, often with competing priorities
  • have sound written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • have an eye for detail

Previous experience of working with committees, or in a membership-based organisation, would be an advantage.

In your application please detail your experience of working in the following areas:

  • within the health policy environment and/or the level of understanding you have of the current issues facing the delivery of health care
  • taking a strategic overview of complex or sensitive issues and reporting these in a written format (e.g. to colleagues and/or senior managers)
  • organising senior level meetings or events, setting agendas, capturing and following up on agreed action points
  • managing and prioritising work appropriately in a fast-paced environment
  • working as part of a team.

Why work for us?

As a BMA employee, you`ll receive:

  • Generous annual leave provision, plus 1 company day and public holidays
  • Double matching pension contributions up to 12% of salary
  • Season ticket loan (up to £10,000) after completion of probationary period
  • Additional flexible benefits.

You may be working remotely initially, but we`ll provide all the support you need. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply through our website. For any queries please email

Diversity & Inclusion Monitoring:
We need your support to make sure our staff come from a variety of backgrounds so we especially welcome applications from disadvantaged communities. Even if you`re not selected, it would be really helpful if you could complete the diversity & inclusion data when you apply for this role, because we can make sure we are encouraging a diverse mixture of candidates to apply. Role profile and link to apply here.

Closing date: 29 November.