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Job Opportunity – Research and Communications Assistant
Official Opposition
September 23, 2019

The Opposition Office (Green) provides non-partisan support for elected members of the Green Party of PEI in completing their duties as members of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island.

Employment Conditions

Start Date:  Immediately

Salary: $25.00 per hour

Employment Tenure: Temporary (to mid-December); Full time

Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week.  Days, some evenings and weekends

Work Location: Coles Building, 175 Richmond Street, Charlottetown, PE

Duties

  • Support the Senior Policy Advisor and Communications Director in their work
  • Research and write policy briefs
  • Write motions, questions, and speaking notes
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications

Languages: English required

Education: Completion of a post-secondary degree preferred;

Experience: Experience working in either public policy or communications considered an asset

Required Skills: Effective written and oral communication skills; Strong analytic skills; Strong research and problem solving skills;  Attention to detail; Computer use (word processing, spreadsheets, other software); Ability to work well on a team as well as  independently; Strong organization and task management.

How to Apply

By email: jlmackinnon@assembly.pe.ca

Deadline to apply: Monday, September 30, 2019

For more information please contact Joanne MacKinnon, Chief of Staff

Email: jlmackinnon@assembly.pe.ca

Telephone: (902) 368-4188

The Official Opposition of Prince Edward Island provides a crucial role in the governing of our province. The caucus is made up of Green Party MLAs elected by Islanders.

We strive to offer informed and intelligent debate and proposals that are evidence-based and data-informed. Through respect and integrity, we seek to improve the work and efforts of government on behalf of all Islanders.

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Office of the Official Opposition
2nd Floor, Coles Building
175 Richmond Street, Charlottetown
Prince Edward Island, Canada