Published: 8th Jan 2019

Website Boundary Commission for England

Commencing 1 July 2019: it is desirable for candidates to have a background in a local government, planning or public administration context.

Location: To be based in London but applications accepted from all regions

Salary: £505.50 per day

Appointment code: BCEAP2019-02

The Role 

The Boundary Commission for England is an advisory Non-Departmental Public Body funded by the Cabinet Office. The Commission is required to keep the Parliamentary constituencies in England under review.

This is an outstanding opportunity to sit on a high profile commission that plays an important role in shaping electoral boundaries in England. As a member, you will review Parliamentary constituencies and reach reasoned conclusions about recommendations on boundaries.  You must be a strong analytical thinker with excellent evaluation and reasoning skills. With a commitment to work in an independent and politically neutral manner; you will also be required to declare any potential conflict of interest. You should also understand the different tiers of local and central government and the services they provide.

Remuneration is currently £505.50 for a full day; reasonable expenses will also be paid.

The Cabinet Office is committed to providing equal opportunities. The principles of fair and open competition will apply and appointments will be made on merit.

For more information on how to apply for this role, please visit the Centre for Public Appointments website via the link provided below. The closing date for receipt of applications is 31 January 2019. Application forms received after this date will not be considered. It is expected that interviews will be held in March for this role.

If you need any further assistance in applying for this role or would like an alternative format of the information pack, please contact [email protected] or 0207 271 0888.

Closing date: 31 January 2019.

To apply for this job please visit publicappointments.cabinetoffice.gov.uk.