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Reference: 84481

Date Added: 8 June 2022
Closing Date: 29 June 2022

Job Title: Caseworker/Parliamentary Assistant

Working For: Julian Sturdy MP (York Outer)

Location: London

Salary: In line with IPSA guidelines

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Julian Sturdy is seeking a caseworker/parliamentary assistant for his busy Westminster office.

The successful candidate will provide vital casework and administrative support and also assist with Parliamentary business.

The role includes:
• Drafting letters and correspondence for the Member providing information, advice and support to constituents on a broad range of issues
• Dealing with Government departments, local councils and other organisations
• Drafting briefings to update constituents and the Member on key issues
• Assisting the Member and other staff in running local campaigns on constituency issues
• Dealing with telephone enquiries
• Meticulous record keeping and dealing with often confidential or sensitive information
• Other administrative duties as required

The successful candidate will have the following skills and attributes:
• Strong written and oral communication skills, 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 the be flexible to the demands of a busy office
• Team player; enthusiastic and reliable
• A good sense of humour
• Sympathetic to the aims and values of the Conservative Party.

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: 29 June 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Initial interview date: Tuesday 5 July
Follow-up interviews (if required): w/c Monday 18 July

Start date: Monday 5 September

Application Details

All applicants should send their CV with a detailed covering letter (500 words max) to Julian Sturdy MP by email at julian.sturdy.mp@parliament.uk

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

Additional Notes