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Reference: 83986

Date Added: 10 May 2022
Closing Date: 29 May 2022

Job Title: Senior Parliamentary Assistant & Parliamentary Assistant (Two Roles)

Working For: Damian Hinds MP (East Hampshire)

Location: London

Salary: In line with IPSA payscales

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Damian is recruiting for two positions within his parliamentary team, a Senior Parliamentary Assistant and a Parliamentary Assistant. 

Full details about each of these roles can be found on Damian's website: https://www.damianhinds.com/news/opportunities-join-damians-parliamentary-team 

An overview of both roles is included below:

Senior Parliamentary Assistant  (London/flexible)

The Senior Parliamentary Assistant role will have a particular focus on Damian's constituency work.

Flexible working options are possible, to attract the right candidate. Flexibility could include working partly from home or working part-time.

Key responsibilities:

  • Local communication activity
  • Managing constituency projects and diary
  • Maintaining relations with key constituency-based stakeholders
  • Wider team support, which may include correspondence and briefing support.

Parliamentary Assistant  (London)

For the Parliamentary Assistant role, Damian is seeking an empathetic individual with a strong public service ethos to assist him with constituent casework and correspondence and to provide wider support to his office/team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Dealing with a large volume of individual casework and correspondence
  • Developing and maintaining knowledge in relevant policy areas
  • General office admin

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: 29 May 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Applications will close at 23:59.

We may make offers before the closing date for applications.

Application Details

To apply, please email a CV, covering letter and completed application form to damian.hinds.mp@parliament.uk  with the subject line “Application – [position applied for] – [your name]” .

The application forms for both roles can be found on Damian's website, alongside the full job descriptions, here: https://www.damianhinds.com/news/opportunities-join-damians-parliamentary-team 

Website: http://www.damianhinds.com/

Additional Notes