Current opportunities in the Northern Ireland Assembly can be found below. Please also consult the important information below which provides further details for applicants and how to apply for a role in the Northern Ireland Assembly.

We are committed to providing equality of opportunity in employment and welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants irrespective of religious belief, political opinion, race, age, gender, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or people with dependants or without. 

Current Opportunities

Permanent Opportunities

There are currently no permanent opportunities open for application.
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Details of current permanent opportunities and how to apply can be found below:

Digital Content Editor
Eagarthóir Ábhair Dhigitigh

Assembly grade: 7
Salary range: £30,886 – £31,953
Number of positions: 1
Application deadline: The application period expires at 12 noon on Monday 24 October 2022.

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Accounts Payable Supervisor
Maoirseoir na gCuntas Iníoctha

Assembly grade: 7
Salary range: £30,886 – £31,953
Number of positions: 2
Application deadline: The application period expires at 12 noon on Monday 17 October 2022.

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Temporary Opportunities

The Northern Ireland Assembly Commission works in partnership with recruitment agencies to fill roles on a temporary basis. Our roles are categorised in two Lots, with specific agencies dealing with each Lot, as follows:

Lot 1 Recruitment agency key contacts are as follows :

Apple: Caroline Parker – [email protected]

Hays: Rebecca Kinder – [email protected]

MPA: Michael McAlinden – [email protected]

Lot 2 Recruitment agency key contacts are as follows :

Apple: Caroline Parker – [email protected]

Hays: Rebecca Kinder – [email protected]

MCS: Ryan Calvert – [email protected]

MPA: Michael McAlinden – micha[email protected]

Vanrath: Aisling Bishop – [email protected]

The current temporary roles available are as follows :

Procurement Manager

Assembly grade: 5
Lot: 2

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There are currently no temporary roles available.

Please check back soon for new opportunities.

If you are interested in a role or would like further information, please contact the relevant recruitment agency.

Appointment opportunity: Comptroller and Auditor General for Northern Ireland

The Northern Ireland Assembly Commission is seeking to identify a person for appointment as the Comptroller and Auditor General for Northern Ireland (Comptroller and Auditor General).

The Comptroller and Auditor General is not an employee of the Assembly Commission.

Application deadline: Noon on Monday 28 February 2022.

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Future Opportunities

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Recently Expired Opportunities

More information on recently expired opportunities in the Northern Ireland Assembly is available below:

Head of Procurement
Ceannasaí Soláthair

Assembly grade: 4
Salary range: £60,143 – £61,967
Number of positions: 1
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Tuesday 20 September 2022.

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Senior Assistant Assembly Clerk
Cléireach Tionóil Cúnta Sinsearach

Assembly grade: 5
Salary range: £46,859 – £48,273
Number of positions: 1
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Friday 8 July 2022.

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Principal Assembly Usher (Support)
Príomh-Uiséir an Tionóil (Tacaíocht)

Assembly grade: 6
Salary range: £37,925 – £39,062
Number of positions: 1
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 4 July 2022. 

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Clerical Supervisor – Finance
Maoirseoir Cléireachais – Airgeadas

Assembly grade: 7
Salary range: £30,886 – £31,953
Number of positions: 1
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 27 June 2022. 

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Public Engagement Manager
Bainisteoir Caidrimh Phoiblí

Assembly grade: 4
Salary range: £60,143 – £61,967
Number of positions: 1
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Wednesday 15 June 2022. 

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Head of Procurement

Assembly grade: 4
Salary range: £60,143 – £61,967
Number of positions: 1
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 30 May 2022.

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Appointment opportunity: Comptroller and Auditor General for Northern Ireland

The Northern Ireland Assembly Commission is seeking to identify a person for appointment as the Comptroller and Auditor General for Northern Ireland (Comptroller and Auditor General).

The Comptroller and Auditor General is not an employee of the Assembly Commission.

Application deadline: The application period expired at noon on Monday 28 February 2022.

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Assistant Librarian
Leabharlannaí cúnta

Assembly grade: 7
Salary range: £30,886 – £31,953
Number of positions: 2
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 11 April 2022

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Assembly Clerk
Cléireach Tionóil

Assembly grade: 4
Salary range: £58,963 – £60,751
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 24 January 2022

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Web Content
Manager
Bainisteoir Ábhar Gréasáin

Assembly grade: 6
Number of posts: 1
Salary range: £37,181 – £38,296 (under review)
Application deadline: The application period expired at 4pm on Friday 12 February 2021

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Comptroller and Auditor General

The Assembly Commission is seeking to identify a person for appointment as the Comptroller and Auditor General for Northern Ireland (Comptroller and Auditor General).
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 13 December 2021

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Human Resources Supervisor
Maoirseoir Acmhainní Daonna

Assembly grade: 7
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £29,398 – £30,413 (under review)
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 1 February 2021

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Procurement Manager
Bainisteoir Soláthair

Assembly grade: 5
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £44,601- £45,947 (under review)
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 1 February 2021

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Senior Assistant Assembly Clerk

Assembly grade: 5
Number of posts: TBC
Salary range: £44,601- £45,947 (under review)
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 2 November 2020

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Assembly
Clerk

Assembly grade: 4
Number of posts: TBC
Salary range: £57,245 to £58,981
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 28 August 2020

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Parliamentary
Reporter

Assembly grade: 7
Number of posts: TBC
Salary range: £29,527 – £30,413
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on Monday 28 August 2020

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HR Services Team Manager

Assembly grade: 6
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £36,098 – £37,180
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on 24 August 2020

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Senior ICT Service Desk Analyst

Assembly grade: 7
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £29,398 – £30,413
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on 24 August 2020

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Clerk
Assistant

Assembly grade: 3
Number of posts: 1
Salary range: £70,422 – £72,548
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on 13 March 2020

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Recently Expired Opportunities

Information on recently expired opportunities is available below:

Research Officer – Social Justice

Assembly grade: 5
Number of posts: 1
Salary range: £44,601-£45,947
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on 13 March 2020

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Research Officer – Economics

Assembly grade: 5
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £44,601-£45,947
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on 13 March 2020

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Software
Developer

Assembly grade: 8
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £23,487 – £24,953
Application deadline: The application period expired at 12 noon on 12 June 2020

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Software Developer

Job Specification

Information for Applicants

Assembly grade: 8
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £22,802 – £24,226 (under review)


The application process is now closed

Senior ICT Service Desk Analyst

Job Specification

Information for Applicants

Assembly grade: 7
Number of posts: 1
Salary range: £28,541 – £29,527 (under review)


The application process is now closed

ICT Service Desk Manager

Job Specification

Information for Applicants

Assembly grade: 6
Number of posts: 1
Salary range: £35,046 – £36,097 (under review)


The application process is now closed

Software Developer

Job Specification

Information for Applicants

Assembly grade: 8
Number of posts: 2
Salary range: £22,802 – £24,226 (under review)
Application deadline: 12 noon on 24 January 2019

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Senior ICT Service Desk Analyst

Job Specification

Information for Applicants

Assembly grade: 7
Number of posts: 1
Salary range: £28,541 – £29,527 (under review)
Application deadline: 12 noon on 24 January 2019

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ICT Service Desk Manager

Job Specification

Information for Applicants

Assembly grade: 6
Number of posts: 1
Salary range: £35,046 – £36,097 (under review)
Application deadline: 12 noon on 24 January 2019

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Further Information

Before you submit your application, please read the important documentation below which details our Recruitment and Selections Policy Statement, Framework, Guidance for Applicants and information on the Assembly Skills and Behaviours.

Recruitment and Selection Policy Statement

Recruitment and Selection Policy Statement

View the Assembly Commission’s statement which sets out out how we intend to attract and retain people with talent and experience from diverse backgrounds.

Recruitment and Selection Framework

Recruitment and Selection Framework

The Assembly Commission’s Recruitment and Selection Framework sets out a variety of selection options to meet recruitment needs. 

Guidance on Recruitment and Selection for Applicants

Guidance on Recruitment and Selection for Applicants

This guidance provides you with information about the recruitment and selection process and how to apply for roles with the Assembly Commission.

Assembly Skills and Behaviours

Assembly Skills and Behaviours

The skills and behaviours associated with working in the Assembly apply to all grades.

Recruitment and Selection Procedures

Recruitment and Selection Procedures

The purpose of these Recruitment Procedures is to set out how the Assembly Commission intends to attract and retain people with talent and experience from diverse backgrounds.

Northern Ireland Assembly

Parliament Buildings

Ballymiscaw

Stormont

Belfast

BT4 3XX

Email:

[email protected]

Telephone:

028 90 521869/028 90 521741