Martin Horwood is looking for an enthusiastic and diligent intern to join his Westminster office. The successful candidate will be a proactive individual who is able to demonstrate strong research, communication and organisation skills. Sympathy with the Liberal Democrats and a keen interest in international affairs is desirable.
The successful candidate will possess strong communication skills, both written and oral. They will have good organisational skills, and will be able to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines.
Upon appointment you will be required to comply with the Baseline Personnel Security Standard, undertaken by the Members’ Staff Verification Office (MSVO). See Members’ Staff Verification Office (MSVO) page for further info.
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage legislation. See http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Employment/Employees/
TheNationalMinimumWage/index.htm for more information about National Minimum Wage.
Please read our guide to National Minimum Wage and Volunteers here: www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/volunteers/