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Reference: 52141

Date Added: 4 August 2015
Closing Date: 9 August 2015

Job Title: Volunteer

Working For: Seema Malhotra MP (Feltham and Heston)

Location: London

Salary: Reasonable lunch and travel expenses (4 days a week)

Job Details

Seema Malhotra MP is looking for a volunteer to work in her busy Westminster and Constituency offices for four days a week for a four week period. This is an ideal opportunity for the successful candidate to develop their skills and experience, and further improve their CV in a busy office environment.

The successful candidate will require excellent writing skills, a methodical and organised approach, and the ability to prioritise effectively in order to conduct the following tasks:

  • Day to day office administration including filing, photocopying etc
  • Database management
  • Inputting Constituency Data
  • Assisting with diary management and events

The successful candidate will work enthusiastically as part of a small team and must have excellent interpersonal skills.

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. MPs generally pay staff in accordance with IPSA guidelines.

W4MP Note:
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/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
advertising-jobs-with-w4mp/volunteers/what-is-the-national-minimum-wage/
for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.

Closing Date: 9 August 2015

Interview/Start Dates

Applicants must be available for interview on Tuesday 11 August and start date will be ASAP.

Application Details

Applicants should send a CV (no more than one page) and cover letter (no more than one page) to sofia.patel@parliament.uk.

 If you have not been contacted by 6pm on Monday 10 August, then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Website: http://www.seemamalhotra.com

Additional Notes