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Reference: 70944

Date Added: 7 May 2019
Closing Date: 29 June 2019

Job Title: Summer Work Experience

Working For: Ranil Jayawardena MP (North East Hampshire)

Location: North East Hampshire

Salary: Voluntary, with reasonable expenses paid

Job Details

Ranil Jayawardena is seeking two highly motivated individuals to support his constituency work during the expected summer recess. This role will place you at the heart of his work in North East Hampshire and provide valuable insight into his work as the local Member of Parliament - and offer the opportunity to gain political and campaigning experience too, should you wish.

Duties include:

  • Data entry and analysis;
  • Assisting with literature design;
  • Resident surveying;
  • Office administration;
  • Diary management;
  • Organising events and fundraising;
  • Drafting press releases; and
  • Digital campaigning.

Skill and Values:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Hardworking, flexible, pro-active team player;
  • Strong communication and organisational skills and able to take the initiative;
  • Good IT skills;
  • A creative side; and
  • Sympathetic to the aims and values of the Conservative Party.

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.

W4MP Note:
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.

Closing Date: 29 June 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews are expected to take place in early July 2019, with a view to the successful candidates beginning their work experience in late July 2019.

Application Details

Applicants should send their CV with a covering letter to: clemency@ranil.uk

Website: http://ranil.uk

Additional Notes