Research and Support Officer (Policing and Crime)
(DNU/GLA) Grade 6 (£31,533)
Vacancy Description
Job reference number: GLA2343
Contract type: Permanent, 37 hours
Closing date: Wednesday 18 October 2017 at 23:59 GMT
Interview date: w/c Monday 30 October 2017
Salary: £31,533 per annum

This is a unique chance to become a Research and Support Officer, specialising in policing and crime, for the GLA Conservative Members of the London Assembly. London is the most vibrant, most diverse and most energetic capital in the world – few jobs can boast such potential and such excitement.


Key to your work will be the drafting of reports on issues of importance to London. You will be experienced in writing reports which gain media coverage on issues in order to engender debate in London.


You will provide core research and policy briefings, advice and support to Conservative Assembly Members on the GLA functions associated with the policing and crime policy areas. Excellent organisational, research, analytical and problem-solving skills are essential for this role. Collaborative and diplomatic, you will bring to the role a demonstrable flair for communicating and influencing both in person and in writing.




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 these roles 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: Wednesday 18 October 2017 at 23:59 GMT

Interviews will take place at: City Hall on: w/c Monday 30 October 2017


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 for a copy of the Job Description and Person specification, please click the "Apply Now" button below.