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Reference: 74074

Date Added: 10 January 2020
Closing Date: 15 January 2020

Job Title: Parliamentary Assistant

Working For: Robert Largan MP (High Peak)

Location: London

Salary: In line with IPSA payscales

Job Details

Robert Largan MP is looking for a full time Parliamentary Assistant for his office in London. Previous experience is an advantage but not necessary.

The applicant should be organised, self-motivated and able to handle a potentially large work-load efficiently and effectively. Good verbal and written communication skills are essential, and a knowledge of IT would be helpful

Duties will primarily be diary management and deputising in meetings, but will also include the following as and when required:

  • Developing and maintaining a current knowledge of bills, Early Day Motions, legislation, hansard, debates etc
  • Undertaking research, usually from readily available sources, on straightforward subjects
  • Responding to mass campaigns
  • Providing general admin support

Candidates should be sympathetic to the aims and values of the Conservative 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: 15 January 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place in Westminster either before or shortly after the closing date. We would like the successful candidate to be able to start as soon as possible.

Application Details

Please apply with a copy of your CV and a covering letter to robert.largan.mp@gmail.com 
Please note we will only acknowledge successful applications.

Website: http://www.robertlargan.co.uk

Additional Notes