Research and Support Officer, Open to flexible working

London Assembly
London (Central), London (Greater)
£33,128 per annum
07 Jan 2019
20 Jan 2019
Contract Type

Research and Support Officer, Open to flexible working

This is an exciting opportunity to become Research and Support Officer for the Green Members of the London Assembly.

You will lead on transport policy, working closely with the Team Coordinator, two other Research and Support Officers, an apprentice and two elected politicians in a dynamic, friendly team. Your work will include undertaking research and providing policy briefings, drafting questions to the Mayor, liaising with the public and external organisations, managing correspondence and casework, organising meetings and writing clear communications material for a range of audiences. The work is fast moving and varied.

You will need a good understanding of the work of the London Assembly and a high level of political awareness, together with sound organisational, administrative and written communication skills, along with experience of building relationships with a wide range of people.

London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.

We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as this role is open to job share. 

In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan, childcare voucher scheme and a career average pension scheme.

Application closing date:  Sunday 20 January 2019 at 23:59 GMT

Interviews will take place at: City Hall on: To be Confirmed

Please note we do not accept CV’s for this role. All applications for this vacancy must be submitted via our online recruitment system. To apply and to view a copy of the Job Description and Person specification, please click the "Apply Now" button below.