Date Added: 16 September 2022
: 17 October 2022
Job Title: Constituency Assistant
Working For: Rt Hon Ed Miliband MP (Doncaster North)
Salary: In line with IPSA pay scales
Length of Contract: Permanent
Ed Miliband is looking for an enthusiastic constituency assistant to join his busy office in Bentley.
This is an exciting new role in our close-knit and friendly team, with a variety of responsibilities.
Ed receives hundreds of enquiries every month from constituents about policy issues. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing this correspondence and drafting replies.
The successful candidate will also provide support with external communications, social media, events and visits, managing Ed’s website, and drafting parliamentary communications.
We are looking for someone with an excellent grasp of written English who is experienced in using Microsoft Office software. They must also be proactive, organised, reliable and have sympathy with the aims and values of the Labour Party.
Experience of some, if not all, of the following would also be helpful:
• office work
• social media
• video editing
• website management
• graphic design
• organising events
• community work
There may be a requirement for the role holder to work outside of the normal working hours and travel for work occasionally. We are open to considering applications for part-time and/or flexible work. A full driving license would also be helpful.
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: 17 October 2022
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