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Eddie legge

Public Relations officer part time

Please find below details of a vacancy that has arisen within my office.

If you know of anyone who may be interested in applying then please feel free to pass this information on to them.




Start Date: The successful candidate will be expected to start as soon as possible

Hours / Salary: 17.5hrs per week. Competitive Salary in line with European Parliamentary pay sales.

Based: In either Derek’s Cardiff / Wrexham constituency offices

Application Deadline: Friday, 21 June 2013 – 12noon

Interviews: Cardiff – Friday, 5 July 2013

Working in a high profile, political environment the ideal candidate will be proactive, experienced and enthusiastic with a flexible approach to working hours and duties.


• To develop and deliver an increased public profile for the work of Derek Vaughan MEP across all media outlets, particularly those covering Wales.
• To gain media coverage for Derek’s work by identifying and targeting stories, helping to draft feature and comment articles, dealing with press enquiries, writing press releases and briefings.
• To monitor local, regional and national media and draft letters, press releases and other responses where appropriate.
• To maintain effective working relationships with Derek’s other staff members in the Cardiff, Wrexham, Brussels and Strasbourg offices as well as with the European Parliamentary Labour Party, Welsh Labour, elected representatives across Wales and prominent regional journalists.
• To manage and update Derek’s website monitoring and developing his social and electronic media presence.
• Arranging events, visits and speaking opportunities, in co-operation with other colleagues.



• Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
• The ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines.
• Previous experience as a journalist or in a media / public relations environment
• The ability to be proactive, work flexible hours when required and to think strategically and politically.
• Excellent computer skills including word processing, email, internet and website updating.
• An interest in Welsh, UK and European current affairs.
• Strong networking and interpersonal skills.
• Understanding of, and commitment to, Labour Party policies and membership.


• Experience of working in a political or similar environment.
• Understanding of the Welsh media environment and the Welsh political landscape.
• Knowledge of European institutions and political processes.
• Experience of working with a variety of new media.
• Ability to speak and write in the Welsh language.

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter with the subject line “Derek Vaughan MEP – Media and Public Relations Officer Application” to by 12noon on Friday, 21 June 2013.

Further information can be obtained by contacting Derek’s office on 02920 227660 or via email:

Interviews will take place on Friday, 5 July 2013 in Derek’s constituency office in Cardiff.

Only candidates invited for interview will be contacted.

Best Wishes

Derek Vaughan MEP

Member of the European Parliament

Labour, Wales

Contact me:

4th Floor

Transport House

1 Cathedral Road


CF11 9SD

T: 029 20 227660

Vernon House

39 Rhosddu Road


LL11 2NS

T: 01978 350052





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Four offices and I can't say I've ever heard of him.

An ability to speak Polish would be a distinct asset I would have thought.

But of course he doesn't want to say that does he?
UKIP would be after his seat.

What are your views 'Eddie'?
Eddie legge

Abliity to speak Polish

Cherry Blossom, Mansion, and Kiwi
The email that I have posted was in order to give a Foum member if interested the opportunity to apply

Re: Abliity to speak Polish

Eddie legge wrote:
Cherry Blossom, Mansion, and Kiwi
The email that I have posted was in order to give a Foum member if interested the opportunity to apply

Well it's no good 'glossing' over things that's 'polished' that off then. SmileSmile

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Time to go phishing perhaps ?

I wonder what user names were allocated to numbers 1-35?

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This is an good opportunity for many people who are looking for an part time job ,lately i already find my part time job in driving in an moving service or muuttofirma in Helsinki and i am loving it cause i live driving.

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