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[CLOSED] Administrative Officer for Selaine Saxby MP (North Devon)

Job Description

Selaine Saxby, MP for North Devon, is looking to hire a new staff member, based predominantly in Westminster, who will be well organised, have a high attention to detail, and can be flexible and creative when it comes to managing a demanding workload. Travel to the constituency will be required and the role would suit someone with knowledge of or a connection to the North Devon area.  

The role will also include producing content for social media and developing effective communication and campaign strategies. It would suit a proactive candidate with a lot of drive and initiative who can hit the ground running.

The successful candidate will work closely with Selaine and her team and have access to all the induction and training opportunities available to Parliamentary staff.

Requirements:

  • Able to prioritise a demanding workload, with an eye for detail
  • A positive can-do attitude with a willingness to roll up your sleeves and be part of the team
  • Deal with issues in a confidential manner
  • Competent use of IT
  • Connection to the North Devon constituency

Duties will include, but not limited to:

  • Assist the Office Manager to provide a range of secretarial and administrative support
  • Photocopying, filing, record-keeping and drafting correspondence
  • Assist in the compilation of briefing packs
  • Assist in the updating of social media, including creating content and editing graphics and videos
  • Assisting with constituency events & visits
  • Assisting with replies to constituents’ correspondence
  • Project and campaign work as required
  • Engage professionally, confidentially and with care and integrity with members of the public, local and national stakeholders, APPGs and interest groups
  • Ensuring records are kept and information managed confidentially and in line with GDPR

Full time or part time applications considered, please state your preference in your cover letter.

Submit your CV & Covering Letter for [CLOSED] Administrative Officer for Selaine Saxby MP (North Devon)

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Salary: In line with IPSA payscales and experience; starting £22,402-£32,127
Interviews / Start Date: Will take place on a rolling basis, beginning in early June.
Application Closing Date: Initial review 12th June; deadline may be extended, but early applications encouraged
Application Details:

Please submit your CV and cover letter, particularly setting out your connection to or understanding of the constituency and the issues affecting the region.

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