Assistant to Labour's Richard Howitt MEP

Salary scale: European Parliament Accredited Assistant Grade 5 starting at 2575,84€/month.
Join the team supporting one of the most senior of Britain's MEPs in his parliamentary duties. We are looking for a candidate to start on 29 August, with knowledge of the European Parliament, the Labour Party and Richard's policy work on corporate social responsibility a distinct advantage. This is a temporary appointment for six months in the first instance, but with a view to it being extended.
The post will share both research and administrative duties, and your application should demonstrate experience of both.
You will have:
  • Excellent administrative, IT and organisational skills
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Sound knowledge of the European institutions
  • Interest in Richard Howitt MEP's work on corporate social responsibility
  • Flexibility and commitment
Send your CV (maximum two pages), a covering letter (maximum one page) and names and contact details of two referees to: richard@richardhowittmep.com
Applicants should only apply if available for Interview on Monday 18 July 2016 in Cambridge, UK.