Constituency Caseworker Vacancy

Closing Date: 20 July 2020

Job Title: Constituency Caseworker

Working For: Andrea Jenkyns MP (Morley and Outwood)

Location: Morley and Outwood

Salary: In line with IPSA Payscales

Job Details

Responsibilities will include:

• Attending surgeries and other meetings as appropriate

• Dealing with standard queries from members of the public

• Draft responses to constituents

• Analyse patterns of enquiries and produce reports

• Establish a social media presence in the constituency and publicise surgeries etc.

• Gathering relevant information to assist with resolving cases

• Log all cases; monitor progress and ensure all identified actions are taken

• Retain records and information confidentially and in line with the Data Protection Act

Essential skills/Experience

• Excellent communication skills, including written skills and competence on Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook Excel).

• Experience within the office of an MP, MEP or similar public figure is desirable but not essential.

• Knowledge of legislation and guidelines relevant to constituency casework.

• The ability to work within a team, on own initiative and to tight deadlines.

• The ability to work flexibly and juggle a range of tasks.

• The ability to demonstrate sensitivity and ensure that the highest standards of confidentiality are upheld.

• Sympathetic to the aims and values of the Conservative Party.

Closing Date: 20 July 2020

Interview/Start Dates

We may interview and appoint before the closing date if the right candidate applies.

Application Details

Please send CV and covering letter to stefano.basilico@parliament.uk by the closing date with the subject line 'Caseworker'. A short written task will be required to be undertaken by those who make the shortlist. For further information, please contact Stefano Basilico, Office Manager, by emailing stefano.basilico@parliament.uk

Website: https://www.andreajenkyns.co.uk