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Reference: 66807

Date Added: 11 July 2018
Closing Date: 24 July 2018

Job Title: Social Media and Office Assistant - Shadow Chancellor’s Office

Working For: The Labour Party

Location: London

Salary: £25,914.34 (gross) per annum, with an annual fixed sum allowance of £390

Job Details

Duration: Fixed term contract for the period only that John McDonnell is the Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work as a Social Media and Office Assistant in the Shadow Chancellor’s Office.

The post holder will help administer the Shadow Chancellor’s social media channels to promote the Labour Party’s message under the direction of the Head of Strategic Communications, the Chief of Staff. They will also provide general administrative support to the Shadow Chancellor’s team.

The successful candidate will have a good knowledge of using the most common social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram etc. to promote an organisation, experience of working with senior politicians within a political office and excellent administrative, organisational and interpersonal skills.

The Labour Party values equality and diversity, and welcomes applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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: 24 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Interview dates to be confirmed.

Application Details

To apply for this role, please complete an application form and send this to smoavac@labour.org.uk 

Application materials can be found at: https://labour.org.uk/about/work-with-us/current-vacancies/ 

Website: https://labour.org.uk/

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