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Reference: 73361

Date Added: 6 November 2019
Closing Date: 10 November 2019

Job Title: Casework and Administrative Assistant (Interim)

Working For: Hackney Council

Location: London

Salary: £16.75 per hour

Job Details

We are seeking a Casework and Administrative Assistant to assist with casework and support the work of the Mayor and Cabinet Office. This role is a temporary position until 28 February 2020.

The successful candidate will assist in drafting casework to residents on a wide range of issues. You will also assist in logging and handling enquiries and information coming into the Mayor and Cabinet Office.

You will need to be a highly motivated, proactive individual with strong organisational and communication skills. Experience of working under pressure in a political environment and at a high level is desirable. You must have experience in independently carrying out duties effectively and in a manner which respects confidentiality and data protection.

Previous experience responding to casework in an MP’s or Council Leader's office or similar role is desirable.

Hackney is London's most diverse, dynamic borough. Reaching from the Square Mile to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, this is an area of rapid economic growth, particularly in technology, media, fashion and other creative industries. Hackney has more green spaces than any other inner London borough; some of the capital's finest schools; first class transport connections; excellent public services; and thriving arts, cultural and retail sectors. We seek people with ambition, creativity and commitment to ensure our economic growth provides benefits for everyone and creates opportunities to transform the lives of residents.

Closing Date: 10 November 2019

Interview/Start Dates

This is an interim post so we may appoint before the closing date if the right candidate is found.
The successful candidate must be available to start as soon as possible.

Application Details

To apply for the post, please send a CV to Ben Bradley, Head of Mayor & Cabinet Office, at ben.bradley@hackney.gov.uk.

Website: https://hackney.gov.uk/

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