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Reference: 60350

Date Added: 12 April 2017
Closing Date: 27 April 2017

Job Title: Senior Parliamentary Assistant

Working For: Damian Hinds MP (East Hampshire)

Location: London

Salary: In line with IPSA pay scales

Job Details

The main aspects of this job are policy correspondence, some diary management, and general office management. Flexible working options are possible, to attract the right candidate; flexibility could include working part of the time from home.

The most important candidate attributes for this role are a very strong public service ethic, natural human empathy, faultless written English and an interest in public policy. The successful candidate also needs to be self-motivated, well organised and comfortable working as part of a dispersed team with colleagues based elsewhere.

The salary will be within the pay scale set by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority for a Senior Parliamentary Assistant, and according to experience.

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: 27 April 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Start date: ideally during May 2017, but can be flexible to attract the right candidate.

Application Details

To apply, please write to Damian Hinds MP at House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA, enclosing a CV.

Website: http://www.damianhinds.com

Additional Notes

20 April 2017: this job advert has been withdrawn owing to the announcement of the general election.