Overview

Need to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a qualification in law. Also media skills, speech writing, review of legislation, work in a close office environment a part of a Parliamentary team supporting members of parliament. Preferable that you have at least five – ten years work experience post graduation. Demonstrated skills in office systems, Word etc all MS 365 environment, social media FB, Twitter etc.

 

Key Selection Criteria:
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills including well developed interpersonal abilities
  • Experience in dealing with a variety of people in circumstances requiring tact, discretion and diplomacy.
  • Proven analytical skills and sound experience in undertaking research and presenting concise and sound information and briefings.
  • Sound office administration skills and experience in using information technology to undertake duties.
  • Demonstrated initiative and proven capacity to work unsupervised, prioritise work and meet strict deadlines.
  • Understanding of parliamentary functions, including the passage of legislation and workings of Government.
Qualifications:

Must-have qualifications

Are you willing to undergo a background check, in accordance with local law/regulations?

Ideal Answer: Yes

Do you shoot, hunt, fish? Are you a farmer? Were you brought up in the country?

Ideal Answer: Yes