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Reference: 75099

Date Added: 15 May 2020
Closing Date: 26 May 2020

Job Title: Political Advisor (x3)

Working For: The Labour Party

Location: London

Salary: Dependent on experience

Job Details

Location: Westminster
Duration: Fixed term contract for the period only that the Shadow Minister is in the Shadow Cabinet position

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work as a Political Advisor for a number of Shadow Cabinet members, as part of the Leader’s Office for the Official Opposition.

The post holder will provide policy research, support and analysis in the given policy area to their Shadow Cabinet member and the frontbench team, as part of the Political Advisor directorate.

The roles available are:

1) Political Advisor to the Shadow Secretary of State for Defence, John Healey (x1 role)
2) Political Advisor to the Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Ed Miliband (x2 roles)

The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge of the Labour Party and its structures, knowledge of the parliamentary process, excellent organisational skills, experience of preparing written and verbal briefing materials and the ability to work proactively with a variety of stakeholders.

The Labour Party values equality and diversity, and welcomes applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Closing Date: 26 May 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Please note all interviews will be held remotely.

Application Details

To apply for this role, please complete a separate application form for each role that you are interested in, along with an Equal Opportunities Form and follow the application instructions detailed on the vacancy page: https://labour.org.uk/current-vacancy-political-advisor-x3/

Due to the volume of applications received, you must complete a separate application for each role and dual applications will not be considered.

Website: http://labour.org.uk

Additional Notes