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Reference: 92173

Date Added: 8 April 2024
Closing Date: 15 April 2024

Job Title: Caseworker + REMOVED

Working For: Sir Bill Wiggin MP (North Herefordshire)

Location: London

Salary: In line with IPSA pay scales

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Sir Bill Wiggin MP, the Member of Parliament for North Herefordshire, is looking for a Caseworker responsible for the effective administration, communication and functioning of his Westminster office.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Monitoring Parliamentary business using in-house resources and providing daily briefings for the Member
  • Researching local, regional and national issues to support the Member’s work
  • Progressing and drafting casework as required
  • Drafting press articles, statements and speeches
  • Assisting with communications and media
  • Organising constituents' visits and tours
  • Responding to correspondence and enquiries from constituents, lobbyists and pressure groups
  • General administrative tasks

The successful candidate should have:

  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to manage a heavy workload whilst working calmly under pressure
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office suite
  • Excellent standards of written English and good oral communication skills
  • The ability to work well with constituency and Westminster staff, understanding the need to keep all colleagues updated across a variety of subjects
  • A real interest in politics and be sympathetic to the aims and values of the Conservative Party
  • Ideally a valid British Driving Licence

Upon appointment you will be required to apply for security clearance, undertaken by the Security Vetting and Pass Office. See Members’ Staff Security Clearance page for further info. MPs generally pay staff in accordance with IPSA guidelines.

Closing Date: 15 April 2024

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews are due to start on 16 April 2024, but may take place before the closing date.

Application Details

Please email a CV and short covering letter to Sir Bill at officeofbillwigginmp@parliament.uk with the subject 'Job Application London - [Your Name]'.

Only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

Website: https://billwiggin.wordpress.com/

Additional Notes

09/04/2024 - This advert was removed at the request of the advertiser.