Job Vacancy: Admin Assistant

Angela Crawley MP is recruiting an administrative assistant, based primarily in her busy constituency office in Lanark. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and capable individual to join Angela’s team and support her work as the Member of Parliament for Lanark and Hamilton East.

Salary:  £ 20,000 pro-rata

Hours: 30 per week

Key Duties:

Supporting the MP’s constituency work

Meeting constituents and stakeholders

Logging all constituent enquiries and maintaining an electronic filing system in compliance with Data Protection legislation.

Drafting correspondence

Providing support at meetings and surgeries

Administrative work as directed

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the have:

Good oral and writing skills

Excellent organisational and time management skills

A positive team orientated attitude and an ability to work independently

Ability to meet tight deadlines


Knowledge of the Lanark and Hamilton East constituency.

Understanding of UK, Scottish and Local Government politics

How to apply:

Please send a CV and covering letter to Josh Wilson via email to detailing how you would meet the above requirements.  The subject title of the email should be “Application for the vacancy of Admin Assistant”.  The closing date for applications is 5pm on Thursday 28th September 2017.  Interviews are likely to take place week commencing Monday 2nd of October in Lanark.