Westminster Forum Projects - General Researcher

Salary
£18,000 - 20,000 per annum
Hours
Mon - Fri, 9am-5pm
Position Type
Full Time
Location
Bracknell
Closing Date
22/06/2020
Advert expires on
03/04/2020

Westminster Forum Projects

Main Duties

The role:

  • Demanding but rewarding - in a company that is commercially focused and expanding, but with a strong ethical heart
  • Part of a small team working on all aspects of event production
  • Following latest policy developments and news from the sector - and researching issues, possible speakers and contacts
  • Drafting agendas and promotional text for the seminars
  • Liaising with speakers and chairs
  • Attending and contributing to the smooth operation of our seminars and receptions

Skills and Experience

What we’re looking for:

  • Quick learners who can hit the ground running
  • Some solid work experience - in policy, conference production, journalism, public affairs or similar fields
  • Bright graduates with exceptional aptitude and professional outlook will also be considered
  • Practical focus and passionate about helping achieve our mission of providing policy makers with the context to make best decisions
  • Excellent communication, organisational and time management skills - and quick to learn
  • Ability to assimilate information quickly, identify key issues from a range of stakeholder viewpoints (in line with our core proposition of impartiality)
  • Clear, stylish accurate writing is essential