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Reference: 90848

Date Added: 16 November 2023
Closing Date: 26 November 2023

Job Title: Political Affairs Assistant

Working For: UUK

Location: London

Salary: £27,484 per annum

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Universities UK (UUK) is offering an exciting opportunity to be part of a busy political affairs team to support our political engagement activities.

The post-holder will support the team to build and maintain relationships with politicians, government, civil servants, think tanks and other key stakeholders through event management, stakeholder mapping and external communications.

The post-holder will have excellent organisational skills, be proactive in monitoring key political developments and be able to communicate confidently with a range of stakeholders.

The Political Affairs Assistant will also play a significant role in providing the secretariat for the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Universities, including event organisation and administration.

The post is offered as a permanent, full time position with a hybrid working model.

Closing Date: 26 November 2023

Interview/Start Dates

The application deadline is Sunday 26 November, 11.59pm.

Interviews will take place during w/c 4 December 2023.

Application Details

If you wish to apply for the role, please follow the link below:


Please apply by submitting a CV and Supporting Statement by the closing date.

Please note, that when you submit your application on our system, no form needs to be completed as evidence of how you meet the person specification in addition to the CV and cover letter. Please just upload your CV and letter and this will be considered a full and complete application.

Universities UK is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all backgrounds. If you require any reasonable adjustments if invited for interview, please do let us know.

Website: https://www.universitiesuk.ac.uk

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