a cushy number

a cushy ˈnumber

(British English) an easy job; a pleasant situation that other people would like: Sarah’s new job sounds like a right cushy number — she only has to go to the office three days a week. Cushy means ‘easy’ or ‘pleasant’ and comes from Hindi.
See also: cushy, number
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The job isn't becoming a cushy number - not at all.
Pat is on a cushy number with the television job he has got with Setanta Sports but I would have thought this was the kind of job he would go for.
That you have enjoyed such a cushy number for so long is due in the main to the inefficiency of Local Authorities who have bent over bac kwards to protect your overpaid -underworked position.
It's just that the physical demands imposed on me by Gail during these past two weeks have made me realise how much of a cushy number politics really is.