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Reference: 65563

Date Added: 12 April 2018
Closing Date: 23 April 2018

Job Title: Parliamentary Assistant

Working For: Ross Thomson MP (Aberdeen South)

Location: London

Salary: In line with IPSA pay scales

Job Details

Ross Thomson MP for Aberdeen South is seeking a part-time Parliamentary Assistant to work in his Westminster office in London.

Role Includes

• Support for the Member in the performance of his parliamentary duties
• Analyse, evaluate and interpret data to ensure Member is accurately briefed
• Develop and maintain current knowledge of bills, Early Day Motions, legislation, hansard, debates etc
• Produce briefings
• Undertake research on complex subjects quickly and identify key issues
• Speech writing
• Diary management
• Respond to correspondence and enquiries
• Administrative support

A successful candidate will sympathise with the aims and values of the Conservative and Unionist Party.

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.

Closing Date: 23 April 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Email a CV and covering letter to katie.frank@parliament.uk with the subject line ‘Parliamentary Assistant Application’

Website: https://www.rossthomson.org.uk/

Additional Notes