Recruiting a parliamentary assistant
Tuesday, 08 December 2009 12:22
I'm recruiting a part-time parliamentary assistant (details below).
If you think you've got what it takes send in your CV and covering letter by noon on Monday 14th December (and not a minute later!).
|Parliamentary Assistant (2-3 days per week)
||Sadiq Khan MP (Tooting)
||Dependent on experience
||Sadiq Khan MP is looking for a part-time Parliamentary Assistant to
work out of both his Westminster and constituency office.
Key tasks include:
Carry out research into local, regional and international
issues as required; ensuring the Member is made aware of any relevant
Respond effectively and courteously to enquiries from constituents, the media, lobbyists and pressure groups.
Undertake research, usually from secondary sources, on complex and difficult subjects.
Prepare reports, briefing notes, articles and press releases for the Member.
Monitor coverage in the media.
Advise the Member on policy issues.
Liaise with local and national bodies, government agencies, lobby groups, etc.
Liaise with the media when necessary.
We would like the successful applicant to be available to work
between two and three days a week (days to be agreed with the
||The closing date for all applications is noon on Monday 14th December
2009. Interviews will be held on the 16th & 17th December, with the
successful candidate starting as soon as possible.
||Applicants should send a letter of application and a copy of their CV
to: David Parry, Office of Sadiq Khan MP, House of Commons,
Westminster, London, SW1A 0AA or by email to
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