Parliamentary Officer

Starting Salary £35,078 per annum

Job Reference: LC748                                              

We want to recruit a highly motivated and astute parliamentary officer to join our communications team.

They will have a background in parliamentary affairs with knowledge of, and a passion for, local government and public service reform.

They will have the political nous to be able to work effectively for a cross-party organisation where all three major parties have a say, implementing a range of parliamentary lobbying and influencing techniques.

This is an opportunity to work in a prominent London-wide role. Exceptional written and oral communication skills are essential, as is a commitment to London and its people.

The job includes research and writing plus daily contact with London’s Parliamentarians and their staff. For further information visit our website or call Gemma Kappala-Ramsamy on 020 7934 9842 for an informal chat.

London Councils represents the 32 boroughs and the City of London. We aim to get the best deal for Londoners and to ensure that London’s boroughs have the resources, freedoms and powers to do the best possible job for their residents and local businesses.

We also run a number of services on behalf of the boroughs including the Freedom Pass, Taxicard and Health Emergency Badge.

This role was previously advertised in August and previous applicants need not apply

The Closing date for applications is Monday 21 October 2019 at 12 Noon.

Interview date will be on Monday 28 October 2019

To apply online please visit

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting reference number LC748 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.

As a Disability Confident Employer, London Councils will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the post