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Reference: 90275

Date Added: 18 September 2023
Closing Date: 22 September 2023

Job Title: Parliamentary Assistant + REMOVED

Working For: Christine Jardine MP (Edinburgh West)

Location: London

Salary: £25,500 - £37,466

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Job Details
Duties will include but not be limited to:
• Assisting in writing external communications
• Assisting with casework, policy correspondence, and project work
• Attending meetings and visits in the constituency when required
• Efficient data and file management to ensure the office complies with the data protection legislation
• Confidential, professional and caring engagement with members of the public.
• Develop and maintain current knowledge on relevant areas of parliamentary business
• Have working knowledge of relevant legislation and upcoming business including how they impact on the constituency
• Monitor local, regional, and national media coverage and provide briefings on relevant issues
• Monitor social media activity and report any relevant trends to the team
• Respond to routine correspondence and enquiries
• Undertake research on relevant subjects as directed

Key Requirements:
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• An ability to handle matters sensitively, confidentially and to work well as part of a small team
• Good command of IT, website tools and social media applications
• A keen interest in politics and current affairs with strong academic record
• Links to or knowledge of the constituency will be beneficial but not essential

Upon appointment you will be required to apply for security clearance, undertaken by the Security Vetting and Pass Office. See Members’ Staff Security Clearance page for further info. MPs generally pay staff in accordance with IPSA guidelines.

Closing Date: 22 September 2023

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Applications by email with full CV and covering letter to
Christine.jardine.mp@parliament.uk further details available from same address.

Website: https://www.libdems.org.uk/christine_jardine

Additional Notes

21/09/2023 - This ad was removed at the request of the advertiser.