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Executive Officer

  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Admin & Secretarial

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £12.4 per hour

  • Contact:

    Newcastle CL

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Job Description

Have you ever wanted to work within the civil service? Do you enjoy dealing with multiple stakeholders? Are you passionate about recruitment? If the answer is 'Yes', we would love to hear from you.

The Role:
Brook Street are proud to be working in partnership with the Cabinet Office, based in Benton, Newcastle. We are recruiting for a Campaign Delivery Officer (Temporary) to work alongside the Campaign Delivery Manager, coordinating all recruitment and providing comprehensive advice both internally and externally. This is an excellent opportunity to work within the Public Sector and provide an essential service to the Cabinet Office and critical partners.

Assignment: 3 Months, with a possibility of extension
Rate of Pay: £12.40 per hour
Hours: 37 per week, Monday - Friday
Location: Benton, Newcastle
Working arrangements: Hybrid working - 3 office days, 2 work from home days

To deliver a wide range of work, the Cabinet Office strongly believes in a team effort and relies on talented people with a wide range of skills and experience. That's where you come in!

You will build good working relationships both internally (with your team and peers) and externally across the Civil Service. You will gain an understanding of your customer's end to end recruitment needs and support the successful delivery of each campaign.

You will have a key role to play in providing support to vacancy holders, which include tasks like producing candidate packs, reviewing and publishing adverts, organising assessment centres and ensuring candidates are eligible to work in the civil service by undertaking the appropriate pre-employment checks. Once you develop in the role, we'd be keen for you to get involved in reviewing team progress and developing improvements.

What your primary duties can include:

o Line management responsibility
o Providing professional and expert recruitment advice
o Communicating both verbally and in writing to internal and external stakeholders and act as the single point of contact when needed
o Assisting with advert drafting and creation of candidate packs
o Using social media including LinkedIn to target candidates
o Publishing vacancies on the appropriate websites
o Organising and delivering assessment centres, including producing professional materials, booking rooms and ensuring candidates and assessors attend the right place at the right time
o Monitor and respond to candidate and vacancy holder enquiries
o Developing a "one team" ethos by working flexibly across teams to support colleagues
o Responsible for ensuring your team meet the requirements of customers from a range of Government departments
o Managing a team of AO Checkers who are responsible for managing the internal and external end-to-end checking process

To apply for this post, you will:

o Strive to produce work that is of the highest quality and look for ways to help others
o Have strong communication and interpersonal skills both oral and written
o Be a strong rapport builder who is able to establish relationships with others (within the team and internal/external stakeholders) quickly and easily
o Be proactive, taking ownership and accountability for decisions and commitments
o Have the ability to solve problems and be resilient
o Have strong planning and organisational skills


In return for your work and commitment, working for Brook Street can offer you some fantastic benefits:

  • The opportunity to join and work in the Public Sector
  • Learning and development opportunities to grow your career
  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days Annual Leave per year (pro-rata)
  • Wide variety of flexible benefits and working options to suit your lifestyle
  • Full training and induction

About Us
We recruit on behalf of some of the country's best-known organisations across all industry sectors, as well as being a preferred and sole supplier for various Government departments. We are located across 50+ high street locations, making hiring and job searching more personal. Our nationwide reach means we can engage with job seekers and employers in person, allowing us to tailor our approach to their unique requirements perfectly.

For further details on any of our vacancies, please contact your local Brook Street branch. Details can be found on our website.


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