Date Added: 21 January 2020
: 24 February 2020
Job Title: Junior Political Consultant
Working For: Dods Group Plc
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000pa
This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a respected political intelligence team, during an unprecedented time of political uncertainty.
Dods’ market-leading intelligence service ensures our clients stay ahead of political developments. We provide fast, focused and comprehensive information and insight on the activities of legislatures, government and a variety of stakeholders to clients across a wide range of sectors.
Responsibilities and Requirements
Based in London Bridge, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing a first-rate political intelligence service to their own portfolio of clients, specialising in transport and infrastructure policy.
You will need an excellent understanding of parliamentary procedure and government policy, and some relevant client-facing experience.
You will have a keen interest in politics and policy, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. You need to be comfortable working at a fast pace, within tight deadlines, with the ability to analyse large amounts of information in a rapidly changing political environment. And you’ll need to love working with both clients and colleagues, with a professional attitude and ability to demonstrate initiative and commercial awareness.
Your responsibilities will include maintaining an excellent service to clients, and the provision of timely and high-quality political insight and research. You will also contribute to the development of our business through the delivery of successful trial periods with prospective clients.
You will work to become a respected authority within the industry on all issues relating to your specialist policy area and key stakeholders, with the opportunity to write bylined articles in Dods' media publications.
We offer a competitive salary and commission scheme for the role, and an on-going training programme.
Closing Date: 24 February 2020
Interveiws will involve a range of competency and knowledge based questions.
Depending on candidates, this may be followed up by a written task.
If you are interested in applying for this role, please submit your CV with a one page covering letter outlining your suitability to firstname.lastname@example.org
We will not be responding to unsuccessful applications.
7 Feb: advert removed as they have enough candidates