Parliamentary MP Support to Andrew Little, MP & Angela Roberts, MP

  • Company:
    New Zealand Parliament
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 hours ago
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Supporting the running of the New Plymouth Electorate & Community Office, you’ll assist with making sure everything runs smoothly day in and day out. With three MPs based out of this office, the role is multifaceted and challenging with no two days the same. You’ll be stepping into an environment that is unique, exciting, and rewarding.

Some of the duties you’ll be responsible for include:

  • Providing high quality advice and advocacy to constituents in your community
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships
  • Being the eyes and ears on what is happening within the community
  • Managing and responding to correspondence and emails
  • News and social media monitoring
  • Your friends and whanau describe you as calm, proactive and resilient. It goes without saying you’re someone who’s empathetic and respectful. You will lend your ear to constituents to make them feel heard and supported. You’re a team player who will enjoy collaborating with others and are well known for your thoughtful, patient and considerate nature.

    As an employee of Parliamentary Service you will be apolitical in your role. Awareness of the political landscape may be beneficial in supporting your MPs.

    To ensure our people feel supported and enabled to develop their knowledge and careers, you will receive a Parliamentary Service induction which will set you up to succeed within this environment, as well as ongoing learning and development opportunities.

    This is an events based, fixed term role linked to the MPs, working 40 hours per week. Some flexibility in hours may be required.

    The appointing salary band for this role is $54,712 to $68,390 per annum. Appointments will be based on your skills and experience.

    If you’d like to play a key role in supporting your MPs within your community