Parliamentary Communications, Research & Policy Advisor to Rachel Brooking, MP at Parliamentary Service, Wellington - Wairarapa
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Use your social media savvy to enhance your MP's communication strategy
- Play a vital behind-the-scenes part in New Zealand's democracy
- We offer thorough training, support, and ongoing professional development
As the Parliamentary Communications, Research and Policy Advisor to Rachel Brooking, you'll put your high-quality communications, research, and administration skills into action in this rewarding environment. You will be well-known for your communication skills, resilience, and ability to remain calm under pressure.
This role is a varied and multifaceted one, where on any given day your responsibilities may include:
- researching and developing in-depth knowledge/expertise of your MP's portfolios areas of interest including climate change and environmental issues
- managing and implementing your MP's communications strategy including columns, social media, and opinion pieces
- using your research skills to interpret and collate data, compile statistics, and produce reports
- preparing briefing notes for your MP for Select Committees and the House on sitting weeks
- managing your MP's busy inbox, diary and coordinating travel bookings.
Your particular interest and knowledge demonstrated with an environmental focus you will have an organised and methodical approach to research and compiling information on a variety of subjects as well as the ability to analyse data and distil information.
As an employee of Parliamentary Service, you will be apolitical in your role. Awareness of the political landscape may be beneficial in supporting your MP. You'll appreciate the sometimes-unpredictable nature of this environment and instead of letting it faze you, you thrive on it.
To ensure our people feel supported and enabled to grow and develop their career, you will receive a Parliamentary Service induction to set you up to succeed within this environment, as well as ongoing learning and development opportunities.
This is an event's based, fixed-term role linked to the MP. This role will be considered up to 25 hours per week. Some flexibility in hours may be required. There is the possibility of combining this role with another (advertised separately) to have full-time employment.
The appointing salary band for this role is $64,954 to $81,193 per annum pro rata. Appointments will be based on your skills and experience.
If you want to work in a role and environment unlike any other; one that is hugely rewarding and exciting - with the chance to make a difference, apply now.
Applications close at 5pm on Thursday, 6 October 2022.
If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact Recruitment@parliament.govt.nz
The Parliamentary Service appoints on merit and is committed to the EEO and good employer principles.
To apply for this job, please go to our job site https://careers.parliament.govt.nz/home and enter the job code 31327GJ
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Location:||Wellington - Wairarapa|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Part Time|
|Category:||Communications, media, & marketing|
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