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Current vacancies

Researcher and Communications Assistant (12 month contract)

Location                            Leeds, UK

Hours                                Full time (part time hours possible)

Salary                                £16,478 – £24,472 Gross per annum (IPSA Administration 1 pay scale)

Job Details

Description

To provide evidence based research and in-depth briefings for issues raised by casework and media stories relating to EU issues
To research areas of EU policy impact within Yorkshire and Humber region
To prepare infographics for use on social media

Key Responsibilities

General office administration
Creation of infographics
Drafting correspondence and in-depth briefings for issues raised by casework and media stories relating to EU issues
Building and maintaining links with local organisations and elected representatives
Providing absence cover for colleagues

Person Specification

Educated to degree level or with 3 years relevant work experience
Efficient interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral
The ability to write succinctly and confidently
Excellent organisational and administrative skills with the ability to prioritise task and meet tight deadlines
An ability to work independently and with minimum supervision
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google products as well as WordPress
Familiarity with Creative Cloud products such as InDesign and Illustrator
An ability to help constituents in a helpful, sympathetic and sensitive manner
A full, clean driving licence
An interest in current affairs and sympathy with Labour Party values

Closing Date

Friday 7 July 2017

Interview Date

Interviews will be held in Leeds during the afternoon of Wednesday 19 July 2017

Start date

1 September 2017

How to apply

Please email a CV, covering letter and example of recently published written work detailing your suitability for the job, possible start date and salary expectation to recruitment@richardcorbett.org.uk

Only those invited for an interview will be contacted.