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Reference: 65968

Date Added: 14 May 2018
Closing Date: 2 July 2018

Job Title: ​Research and Communications Officer

Working For: Janet Finch-Saunders AM (Aberconwy)

Location: Cardiff Bay

Salary: £21,035 - £30,836 (pro-rata)

Job Details

To provide the Member with a high quality research services on a wide range of topics, and to undertake research/press and media related work as required, ensuring that standards of confidentiality are maintained.

Main duties:

  • Manage the diary for the Member’s Cardiff office, and prepare papers for meetings, events and Committees as required
  • Provide high quality research in response to enquiries as directed by the Assembly Member, including briefings and information to assist in dealing with constituency casework or helping to inform debates
  • Obtain, understand, analyse, present and communicate required information and statistics. This will sometimes require rapid familiarisation with new subject areas

Essential Qualifications

  • A degree or equivalent in a relevant subject
  • NVQ Qualification level 3 or 4 or equivalent in a relevant subject

Essential Knowledge and Experience

  • Relevant experience in a research or information environment
  • Experience of working directly with influential, high profile people in a busy environment
  • Experience of delivering research or briefing in a parliamentary or similar environment

You are advised to read the full Job and Person Specification before applying for this post.  Job details can be found here: http://www.assembly.wales/en/gethome/working/am-support-jobs/Pages/MBS-005-18.aspx

Salary is on a 5 point scale, appointment will only be above point 1 in exceptional circumstances.

Closing Date: 2 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Interview date to be confirmed

Application Details

For more information and to apply, please submit an application form to MembersBusinessSupport@assembly.wales.  Job details can be found here: http://www.assembly.wales/en/gethome/working/am-support-jobs/Pages/MBS-005-18.aspx

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

Additional Notes