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Reference: 84051

Date Added: 13 May 2022
Closing Date: 24 May 2022

Job Title: Political Advisor Roles

Working For: The Labour Party

Location: London

Salary: £41-47,000, dependent on experience

Length of Contract: A fixed term contract for the period only that Anneliese Dodds is Shadow Secretary of State

Job Details

The Labour Party is looking to recruit two Political Advisors to support Anneliese Dodds in her role. One is offered on a part time basis (Women and Equalities)  and the other on a full time basis (Media and Communications). Please see below for more details.

The Labour Party is looking to recruit a Political Advisor to provide support to the Shadow Cabinet member with her responsibilities related to women and equalities, and is offered on a part-time basis (3 days per week) to ensure the widest possible range of experience and expertise amongst candidates.

The successful candidate will have knowledge and experience in the field of women and equalities, policy development experience, national media and parliamentary/ political experience, and experience of writing speeches, briefings and other materials.

Applicants can have an informal discussion on working arrangements with the hiring manager as part of the application process.

The Labour Party is looking to recruit a Political Advisor to provide media and communications support to the Shadow Cabinet Member and their frontbench team to promote the strategic goals of the Labour Party, including working with the Labour Party Press Office to promote Labour’s political and policy agenda in national and regional media. It will also involve providing general support to the Shadow Cabinet member in the execution of her duties in Parliament and beyond.

The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge and experience of the media and political environment, 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 and collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders.

Closing Date: 24 May 2022

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Website: http://labour.org.uk

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