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Reference: 84588

Date Added: 14 June 2022
Closing Date: 30 June 2022

Job Title: Community Engagement Officer

Working For: Samuel Kurtz MS

Location: Carmarthen West & South Pembrokeshire

Salary: £23,440 - £34,357

Length of Contract: Fixed term for up to 12 months

Job Details

To support the Member of the Senedd to engage effectively with organisations and communities across the constituency whilst working with colleagues to resolve casework in a timely manner.

Main Duties

  1. Liaise with members of government and local government, party head quarters, other politicians and their staff, embassies, commissioners, relevant interest groups, the media, relevant voluntary sector organisations and constituents
  2. Ensure that the Member of the Senedd receives regular invitations to meet and chat with members of groups / organisations, and ensure that visits are recorded on a database
  3. Prepare and organise local campaigns to promote the work of the Member
  4. Maintain an appointments diary for the Member

Essential Knowledge and Experience

  • Some experience of administrative work and knowledge of office systems
  • Knowledge and understanding of issues relevant to the local area
  • Effective IT Skills particularly using Microsoft packages such as Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Understanding of, and commitment to, combating discrimination and promoting the equality of opportunities and the Nolan Principles of Public Life

Essential Qualifications

  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or;
  • NVQ Qualification level 3 or 4 or equivalent in a relevant subject or;
  • Demonstrable numeracy and literacy skills e.g. English and Maths GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C or above

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: 30 June 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Interview date: Week commencing 4th July 2022



Application Details

To apply and for more details, visit https://senedd.wales/work-opportunities/work-for-a-member-of-the-senedd/work-opportunity-community-engagement-officer-for-samuel-kurtz-ms/ 

Website: https://www.samuelkurtz.wales/

Additional Notes