Principal Government Relations Officer
(GLA) Grade 10 (£53,822)
Vacancy Description
Job reference no: GLA4796
Contract type: Fixed term contract until May 2020
Closing Date: Sunday 14 July 2019 at 23:59 GMT
Interview Date: 26 July 2019
Salary: £53,822 per annum ‘pro rata’
Grade: 10
 
Details

A one year vacancy has arisen in the Government Relations Team for a Principal Government Relations Officer. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge and understanding of the processes and structures of central government and parliament, including the legislative and policy making process, plus London-wide issues in respect of the London boroughs and associated bodies and organisations. They should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and experience in building and maintaining relations with senior political stakeholders.  The post will involve providing public affairs support to the Mayor and Deputy Mayors, including devising and delivering lobbying strategies and programmes of engagement. 

Please click here for Job Description and Person Specification. 

This role is based at City Hall.

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 this role 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 and a career average pension scheme.

If you have a question about the role or the recruitment process then please contact a member of the recruitment team via email on glajobs@london.gov.uk quoting reference GLA4796.

Application closing date:            Sunday 14 July 2019 at 23:59 GMT.
Interviews will take place at:      City Hall on 26 July 2019.

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