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Reference: 85994

Date Added: 20 September 2022
Closing Date: 25 September 2022

Job Title: Employed Intern

Working For: George Freeman MP (Mid Norfolk)

Location: Wymondham (Constituency Office)

Salary: In line with IPSA Pay Scales

Length of Contract: 1-3 months

Job Details

George Freeman, MP for Mid Norfolk, is seeking an Employed Intern to come in on a part time or full time basis for 1-3 months to help in his constituency office. Working alongside 3 staff in a highly effective constituency operation, this individual would be focussed on:

- Tidying up, improving and expanding existing contact lists.
- Assisting the team with social media strategy, research and posting
- General office admin and systems
- Constituency bulletins and updates

Applicants could come from a wide variety of backgrounds – whether a current student, recent graduate or someone just looking to try something different or for an exciting opportunity to gain experience in a busy MP’s office.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and attributes:

- Exceptional written, oral & digital communication skills
- Proven ability to work successfully and happily in a team and at times solo
- Highly organised manner with the ability to manage and prioritise a large and diverse workload
- The ability to work to tight deadlines calmly and while under pressure
- Personal initiative, commitment and a strong, proactive work ethic
- Strong attention to detail and analytical skills
- Adept at using Microsoft Office (particularly Microsoft Excel), social media platforms and digital comms
- Support for the values, aims and mission of George Freeman MP

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: 25 September 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place shortly after the closing date, with the successful candidate ideally available from the beginning-middle of October.

Application Details

Applicants should email a Cover Letter and CV to george.freeman.mp@parliament.uk by 23.59 on 25th September 2022

Website: https://www.georgefreeman.co.uk/

Additional Notes