Jim Cunningham MP

Labour Member of Parliament for Coventry South

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Join my team - Parliamentary Assistant Vacancy

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Job Title: Parliamentary Assistant

Working For: Jim Cunningham MP

Location: London

Salary: In line with IPSA payscales

Job Details

Jim Cunningham, Member of Parliament for Coventry South, is looking for a Parliamentary Assistant to support his work in Parliament. The successful applicant must be able to work to tight deadlines and manage a challenging workload, both independently and working closely with the constituency office. 

The role will include:

Analysing, evaluating and interpreting data to ensure the Member is accurately informed on key issues;

Providing research briefings for Parliamentary debates and key policy issues

Drafting Parliamentary questions and correspondence

Supporting Mr Cunningham in his Parliamentary duties, including with bills, Early Day, Motions, and speeches

Providing generalist admin support;

Managing and monitoring all communications to the Westminster Office

Maintaining a strong link between Westminster and the Constituency Office

Undertaking specific policy casework as appropriate

We are looking for someone who;

Is a disciplined self-starter with the ability to work unsupervised and to manage and prioritise a challenging workload

Has an awareness and understanding of current political issues

Has excellent verbal and written communication skills

Understands the role and needs of an MP’s office

Closing Date: 16 March 2018

Interview/Start Dates

The closing date is Friday 16th March but may be brought forward if a suitable applicant is found before this date.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 20th March in London.

Application Details

Please send your C.V and a covering letter to Adam Farrell, Office Manager at the following email address - adam.farrell@parliament.uk


Website: http://www.jimcunningham.org.uk


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