Electoral Services Officer

Electoral Services Officer - Brixton - Short Term Contract - £14ph Umbrella (Inside IR35)

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Electoral Services Officer to join the team of a public sector organisation within Brixton.

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • To assist the electoral services team in the processes of electoral registration and administration of elections.

  • Assist with the production and compilation of the Register of Electors via the annual canvass and monthly rolling registration using the relevant IT software packages

  • Supervise and train temporary staff employed as Canvassers or to assist with election work

  • General administration of all routine electoral registration matters including the processing of postal vote applications ensuring that accurate records are maintained at all times

  • Deal with enquires from customers in person, by phone, email or letter

  • Carry out general administrative duties for the team including procuring goods and services, monitoring the budget and processing invoices

To be suitable for this opportunity; the following qualifications or experience is required:

  • Knowledge of UK electoral registration and election processes

  • Knowledge of local government structures and decision making processes

  • A working knowledge of IT software and packages including Microsoft Office and Idox Strand

  • Experience of working in electoral administration

  • Experience of working with large complex databases, both based on properties and individuals

For further information and to apply then please contact Deanna at STR on 02392322381 and email a copy of your most recent CV to dhiggins@strgroup.co.uk

strgroup is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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