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Researcher – Andy Wightman MSP

  • Full time
  • £26,000 – £32,727
  • Scottish parliament, Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th September 2019

  • Advertised from 10th September 2019
  • Depending on skills and experience, with the possibility of progression. 37 hours per week.


To support Andy Wightman in his Parliamentary duties with a particular focus on Local Government, economy, land reform, housing, planning and communities.This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to work in the office of an MSP and to experience the rewards and challenges that come with this unique role at a time of unprecedented political interest.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

Please submit a CV plus covering statement in PDF format outlining how you meet the job specification to Andy Wightman MSP, Room MG.20, Scottish Parliament, Holyrood, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP or by email to with RESEARCHER in the subject line.

Please note the Scottish Green MSPs are currently hiring for a number of roles, all of which are advertised Candidates are welcome to submit applications to more than one vacancy.

Closing Date for applications: Friday 27 September 2019 at 1800

Interviews will be held on 14 October 2019