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Elected Official, Union Government

Aliases: Member of Parliament (MP), Member of Legislature (MLA), Minister

Industry/Sector(s): Legislators


JOB DESCRIPTION 1
The tasks of an Elected Official, Union Government is expected to perform include:
  • Serving in various capacities in legislative and executive branches of union government
  • Performing administrative, executive and advisory functions like:
  • Serving as head of Indian union
  • Presiding over deliberations of houses of parliament
  • Leading council of ministers of Union Government
  • Shaping, determining and defining government policies
  • Directing government policies application and execution through departmental heads
  • Representing interests of voters in Parliament, on committees and commissions
  • Taking part in making, amending and repealing laws
  • According to work performed the designation is given like President of India, Rashtrapati Vice President of India, Speaker – Lok Sabha, Chairman – Rajya Sabha, Prime Minister of India, Union Government, Member of Parliament
WORK ENVIRONMENT 
  • It is not a desk job
  • The candidate will supervise a team of Ground Crew
  • Local travelling is necessary
  • Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available
  • Work from home option is not available
Working hours
  • Government offices usually work for 6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from state to state
  • Shift system is not available
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

Maybe

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING 

Coming soon

KEY COMPETENCIES 2
  • Needs to be a citizen of India
  • Should not be less than 25 years of age
  • Ability to give quality governance as fundamental ensuring the quality life of citizens
  • Ability to create the conditions for functioning of markets, operation of private firms, strength of civil society, and welfare of communities and individuals
  • Ability to understand dynamic internal and external environment and its impact
  • Well-versed in approaching, welcoming, caring and rising above the bias while interacting with people
  • Ability to plan, organise and monitor work with effective utilisation of resources such as time, money, and people
  • Ability to participate in the discussion of a bill and suggesting amendments to a government bill
  • Knowledge of legislative matters on issues such as creation of state legislative councils, increase or decrease area or boundaries of a state
  • Ability to raise issues of his constituency in parliament through questions, debates, etc.
  • Ability to implement projects in his/her constituency
DESIRABLE COMPETENCIES 

Coming soon

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING AND LEARNING INSTITUTES 3

Indian Institute of Public Administration

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING SCHEMES/SCHOLARSHIPS 

Coming soon

SAMPLE OF TRAINING AND LEARNING COURSES 

Coming soon

CAREER PROGRESSION PATH 

Coming soon

Transfer option
  • India: Yes
  • Abroad: No
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EXPECTED EARNINGS 4

For MP (Member of Parliament) of Lok Sabha - ₹ 50,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)
 
REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE 

Coming soon

PROBABLE EMPLOYERS 

Parliament of India

KEYWORDS 
  • MP (Member of Parliament)
  • Cabinet Minister
OCCUPATIONAL CODES AND STANDARDS 
Standard Code Description
NCO 2015 1111.0100 Elected Official, Union Government
ISCO 2008 1111 Legislators
NIC 2008 84112 General public service activities relating to legislation
QP Reference NA NA
NSQF NA NA
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