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Reference: 71800

Date Added: 8 July 2019
Closing Date: 5 August 2019

Job Title: Caseworker

Working For: Julian Sturdy MP (York Outer)

Location: York

Salary: In line with IPSA guidelines

Job Details

Key Duties include:

  • Drafting letters and correspondence for the Member, providing information, advice and support to constituents on a broad range of issues
  • Organising and leading on various local campaigns
  • Dealing with Government agencies, local councils and other organisations
  • Drafting briefings to update constituents and the Member on Key issues
  • Dealing with telephone enquiries
  • Meticulous record keeping and dealing with confidential and sensitive information
  • Attending surgeries 
  • Other administrative duties as required

The successful candidate will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Strong written and oral communication skills and good telephone manner
  • Highly organised with the ability to manage and prioritise a large caseload
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Quick and efficient work style
  • A strong work ethic and a willingness to be flexible to the demands of a busy office
  • A team player; enthusiastic and reliable
  • Sympathetic to the aims and values of the Conservative Party
  • Good sense of humour

Upon appointment you will be required to comply with the Baseline Personnel Security Standard, undertaken by the Members’ Staff Verification Office (MSVO). See Members’ Staff Verification Office (MSVO) page for further info. MPs generally pay staff in accordance with IPSA guidelines.

Closing Date: 5 August 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, however an appointment may be made before the closing date.

Interviews will take place in late August.

Application Details

All applicants should send their CV and covering letter (no more than one A4 side) to julian.sturdy.mp@parliament.uk

Website: http://www.juliansturdy.co.uk/

Additional Notes