Government Recruitment Team

Government Recruitment Team

Government

Our team has been around since Morgan Hunt's inception into public sector recruitment in 2001 and is therefore a core part of our business heritage and pedigree. In fact, this team placed our very first temporary candidate, George Miller, whose name went on to inspire our highest achieving internal award.

The team currently consists of 13 consultants who together have a combined 45 years of experience within the sector, recruiting into both local authorities and central government.

The job roles we typically recruit for include:

  • Benefits assessor
  • Revenues officer
  • Customer services officer
  • Welfare benefits officer
  • Housing options officer
  • Strategy, policy and performance officer

Team members

Karl Sanderson

Manager
Milton Keynes
Karl Sanderson

Rosie Maynard

Business Manager
London
Rosie Maynard

Kyra Palmer

Resourcer
London
Kyra Palmer

Liam Siva

Senior Business Manager
London
Liam Siva

Jaymilee McKechnie

Business Manager
Glasgow
Jaymilee McKechnie

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Latest jobs

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Lead
Government
£200 - £350 per day
Edinburgh

Morgan Hunt is currently working with a well established public sector organisation who require an Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Lead on a 3 month contract.

Role Responsibilities

  • Ensure the company is legally compliant with equality legislation
  • Ensure continuing legal compliance through implementation of policies and procedures
  • Represent the company's EDI function at EMT and Board meetings
  • Offer guidance to the HROD teams to support solid compliance
  • Lead the review of the company's EDI Strategy and associated Action Plan
  • Create a high quality EDI dashboard

Role Requirements

  • High standard of interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Experience of colleague networks and senior leadership engagement on the EDI agenda
  • Ability to manage the design and implementation of various HROD initiatives or policies
  • Chartered CIPD membership or relevant qualifications
  • Proven knowledge and application of equalities legislation and leading practice in EDI
  • History leading the EDI agenda on behalf of a well established organisation

Role Details

  • 3 month contract
  • Hybrid Working- must attend office 2/3 times a week
  • Edinburgh or Glasgow based
  • £200-£350 per day
  • Inside IR35

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Jack Francey
Jack
Francey
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Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Lead
Government
£200 - £350 per day
Glasgow

Morgan Hunt is currently working with a well established public sector organisation who require an Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Lead on a 3 month contract.

Role Responsibilities

  • Ensure the company is legally compliant with equality legislation
  • Ensure continuing legal compliance through implementation of policies and procedures
  • Represent the company's EDI function at EMT and Board meetings
  • Offer guidance to the HROD teams to support solid compliance
  • Lead the review of the company's EDI Strategy and associated Action Plan
  • Create a high quality EDI dashboard

Role Requirements

  • High standard of interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Experience of colleague networks and senior leadership engagement on the EDI agenda
  • Ability to manage the design and implementation of various HROD initiatives or policies
  • Chartered CIPD membership or relevant qualifications
  • Proven knowledge and application of equalities legislation and leading practice in EDI
  • History leading the EDI agenda on behalf of a well established organisation

Role Details

  • 3 month contract
  • Hybrid Working- must attend office 2/3 times a week
  • Edinburgh or Glasgow based
  • £200-£350 per day
  • Inside IR35

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Jack Francey
Jack
Francey
DETAILS
Biology Technician
Education / Finance / Government
£14 - £16 per hour
London

Science/Biology Technician

Morgan Hunt are working with a fantastic college in the East London area, together, we are seeking to appoint a talented, highly motivated, and enthusiastic Technicians to join them on a temporary-ongoing basis.

Job Title: Science Technician/ Biology Technician

Location: Central London

Hours: Full time

Start: ASAP

Length of contract: on going

Duties & Responsibilities

  • To provide apparatus and chemicals as requested on the laboratory requirement forms;
  • Control the storage of chemicals, apparatus and textbooks/resources;
  • Advise the Head of Biology on the need for purchasing chemicals and equipment
  • Keep a regular check on stock, chemicals and equipment
  • Keep a stock list of chemicals
  • Ensure stocks of experimental sheets and other key resources are maintained at a suitable level
  • Control the audio-visual requirements within the department
  • Maintain stationary supplies
  • Submit maintenance requests for repairs to the department
  • Co-ordinate the use of laboratories and, if necessary, apparatus
  • Co-ordinate the safe disposal of unwanted chemicals and cleaning apparatus
  • Maintain safety information (CLEAPSS, Hazcards etc)
  • To support the Biology department in meeting the school and department health and safety rules. To be responsible for the PAT of all electrical equipment used within the department In addition the Technician will be expected
  • To assist the Head of Department in keeping track of the Departmental budget by: o Advising on the annual Budget Request o Maintaining the departmental financial records in liaison with the Head of Department o Placing orders, checking deliveries and invoices
  • To provide assistance and guidance for teaching staff if the need arises. Any duties reasonably required by the line manager.

Skill and Experience Required

  • Experience and a sound knowledge of working in laboratory conditions in any type of applicable industry or education.
  • An interest in science, particularly Biology
  • Will have studied Biology to A-level standard or beyond
  • Highly motivated
  • A flexible team player
  • Good communication skills
  • An eye for creativity
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions
  • A willingness to learn

If you are a Science Technician looking for work in the Central London area, please apply now.

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Trisha Salunke
Trisha
Salunke
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Supervisor
Government
Up to £15 per hour
Glasgow

Morgan Hunt are working with a leading government organisation to require a Supervisor to manage an operations team.

This would suit a candidate who has been a team leader/ supervisor/ manager of people.

The role:-

  • Establish, develop and lead effective team(s) centred on delivering high quality services to customers and/or external service users
  • Ensure effective prioritisation and use of people & resources including effective budgetary controls as appropriate including effective decisions.
  • Engage with external parties/relevant third parties through industry forums as well as internal colleagues in support of activity in which may include the regulatory compliance, enforcement and licensing teams.
  • Driving excellent customer service at a senior level, developing, leading and maintaining collaborative work processes that put the customer first.
  • Develop operational performance measures, service standards and business plans in collaboration with other senior leaders, service users and agreed with funding partners (where appropriate).
  • Implement and maintain effective monitoring and review of the team(s)' performance against these measures

Experience Required:-

  • Experience of working in a customer-focused environment.
  • Proven ability to deliver operational processes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong numerical and data analysis skills alongside IT literacy (including Microsoft Office)

Details:-

  • £15 an hour
  • Glasgow based
  • Until End of February
  • 1 day per week in the office

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Fraser Young
Fraser
Young
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Training Co-ordinator
Education / Government / Social Care & Health
£29000 - £32000 per annum
London

We are working with a Health Membership body to recruit for a Training Coordinator on a Fixed Term Contract!

Contract Type - 12 months Fixed Term Contract

Location - London

Hybrid - Yes

Salary - £29,000 - £32,000pa dependent on experience

Main Duties of the Training Coordinator:

* Providing administrative support to Educational Programmes including helping with engagement of programmes and retention

* Providing trainee support with progression via email and phone

* Assisting the training manager setting up meetings and events - will include some minutes

* Support communications regarding training via newsletters, website and online platforms

* Support Committees and be the primary point of contact

* Updating the database with student, trainee and member records

Experience Required of the Training Coordinator:

* Experience of providing administrative support to training courses

* Experience of working in a Health Membership body is highly desirable

* If not, experience of working in a Higher Educational establishment

* Previous experience of committee management

* Knowledge of content management systems

If you have the skills and experience required this Training Coordinator role, please send a copy of your CV this advert ASAP!

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Natalie Lewin
Natalie
Lewin
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Executive Assistant
Education / Government / Social Care & Health
£20 - £22 per hour
Work from Home

Morgan Hunt are currently recruiting for a Temporary Executive Assistant to work for a Health based Membership body!

Contract Type - Temporary

Duration - 3 months whilst they recruit permanently for the role

Location - London

Hybrid - Yes

Pay - Up to £22ph

Hours - Full Time

Details of the Executive Assistant Role:

* Undertaking Projects as required to assist the Director

* Managing the Directors budget including processing expenses

* Managing diaries and organising meetings as well as taking minutes

* Organising emails/communication for the Director

Experience required of the Executive Assistant role:

* Experience of working in a Health setting is essential

* Ideally experience of working in a Membership/Not for Profit organisation

* Experience of working as a Executive/Personal Assistant

* Excellent communication and written skills

* Experience of minute taking

* Experience of working with projects

If you have the skills and experience required for this role, please send a copy of your CV to this advert ASAP!

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Natalie Lewin
Natalie
Lewin
DETAILS
Courier Driver
Government / Property & Construction
£10.05 - £11.26 per hour
Coventry

Morgan Hunt are recruiting for Courier Drivers to carry out pathology services transporting blood samples to GP's, Hospitals and Labs across Coventry and Warwickshire.

This role is temporary, for a minimum of 4 weeks however this could be ongoing.
There is also the possibility of a permanent role.

Full-time, Monday to Friday.
Must be flexible as hours vary each week. One week the hours could be 7.30am - 3.30pm and another week could be 12pm - 8pm.

Must have previous driving experience to a professional capacity.

Location is in Walsgrave, Coventry and you will need to travel there to collect the vehicle and drop it off at the end of the day.

If interested, please apply immediately.

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Nicole Korik
Nicole
Korik
DETAILS
Oracle Fusion Systems Manager
Government
£50000 - £62000 per annum
Edinburgh

Morgan Hunt are working exclusively with a large Edinburgh based public sector organisation to recruit a Oracle Fusion Systems Manager.

This organisation is looking for an experienced Finance Systems Manager to lead the Finance Systems Team in the operation and development of the Oracle Fusion ERP System and processes, and all other finance systems.

This postholder will take a lead role, in partnership with the IT Services Department, to plan and deliver change management activities across the organisation.

About You

  • You will be qualified to degree level or equivalent, preferably technology-related qualification or comparable, ideally in a subject requiring numeracy and analytical skills.
  • The role requires experience of Finance Systems Management
  • Experience of Finance IT systems within a comparable business environment including use of ERP systems as well as a good understanding of core Finance processes and accountancy principles.
  • Experience of leading and managing teams is an essential requirement of this role and the successful candidate will have experience leading and implementing change projects and effective working processes and strategies organisation wide.
  • An advanced level of IT skills and excellent knowledge of Microsoft systems and web tools and software is required.

Role Details

  • Permanent Salary: £50.000 to £62,000 per annum
  • Plus car allowance of £4500 per annum
  • Hybrid Working
  • An excellent starting annual leave entitlement of 35 days (inc. 6 public holidays), increasing to 40 days with length of service (pro-rated for part time employees)
  • Employer pension contributions starting at 5% and rising to 9% depending on employee contributions
  • Access to a death in service benefits scheme providing 4x salary
  • Enhanced company sick and family pay entitlements
  • A Healthcare cash plan for employee and dependents

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Fraser Young
Fraser
Young
DETAILS
Operations Administrator
Government
Up to £12 per hour
Glasgow

Morgan Hunt are working with a leading UK based organisation who have a current opportunity for an Operations Administrator.This role is on a temporary basis for a 6 month contract. The position will be based in Glasgow with the opportunity to work remotely for the majority of the time. Mon-Fri working hours (full time).

The company plays a key role as the administrator of a government led scheme. This includes the assessment of a large volume of applications to verify eligibility, authorising payments to participants, and handling enquiries from current and potential participants. The purpose of this role is to contribute to the operational performance in relation to large volumes of applications under this scheme.

Responsibilities

  • Contributing towards the administration of the Scheme and achievement of key performance indicators, including making recommendations for application, and voucher approval.
  • Providing responses to queries from current and potential participants in a clear and logical manner.
  • Ensuring that checks made to register calculations enable accurate payment information to be provided within agreed timescales.

Outputs

  • Answer queries from current and potential participants (e.g. on eligibility).
  • Ensure applications for accreditation are accurately assessed against the scheme eligibility criteria within set timeframes.
  • Review information provided from applicants.
  • Deliver targeted number of cases as agreed with your Manager.
  • Provide support on related issues across the team on an ad-hoc basis.

Essential Skills:

  • Experience of working in a customer-focused environment.
  • Proven ability to deliver operational processes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong numerical and data analysis skills alongside IT literacy (including Microsoft Office)

Details:

  • 6 months
  • 1 day per week in the office in Glasgow/ Hybrid Working
  • £12 an hour

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Jack Francey
Jack
Francey
DETAILS
Supervisor- Data Ops
Government
Up to £15 per hour
Glasgow

Morgan Hunt are working with a leading government organisation to require a Supervisor to manage an operations team.

This would suit a candidate who has been a team leader/ supervisor/ manager of people.

The role:-

  • Establish, develop and lead effective team(s) centred on delivering high quality services to customers and/or external service users
  • Ensure effective prioritisation and use of people & resources including effective budgetary controls as appropriate including effective decisions.
  • Engage with external parties/relevant third parties through industry forums as well as internal colleagues in support of activity in which may include the regulatory compliance, enforcement and licensing teams.
  • Driving excellent customer service at a senior level, developing, leading and maintaining collaborative work processes that put the customer first.
  • Develop operational performance measures, service standards and business plans in collaboration with other senior leaders, service users and agreed with funding partners (where appropriate).
  • Implement and maintain effective monitoring and review of the team(s)' performance against these measures

Experience Required:-

  • Experience of working in a customer-focused environment.
  • Proven ability to deliver operational processes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong numerical and data analysis skills alongside IT literacy (including Microsoft Office)

Details:-

  • £15 an hour
  • Glasgow based
  • Until End of March
  • 1 day per week in the office


Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Jack Francey
Jack
Francey
DETAILS
Executive Assistant
Charity / Education / Government
£36000 - £38000 per annum
London

Morgan Hunt are currently working with a Royal College to recruit for an exciting Executive Assistant role!

Role Type - Permanent

Salary - Up to £38,000pa

Hours - Full Time

Location - London

Hybrid - Yes

Main Duties of Executive Assistant:

* Coordinating senior level meetings internal and external

* Support to other members of the team

* Organising diaries and preparing information for meetings and presentations

* Organising meetings including reports/minutes and agendas

* Supporting high profile events

* Supporting with budgets

Experience Required of the Executive Assistant:

* Experience of working as an Executive/Personal Assistant at Chief Executive level is essential

* Ideally working in a Health/Membership/Not for Profit organisation

* Experience of taking minutes

* Supervising a small team

If you have the experience required for this Executive Assistant role, please send a copy of your CV to this advert asap!

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Natalie Lewin
Natalie
Lewin
DETAILS
Revenues and Benefits Customer Service Officer
Government
£16 - £22 per hour
Work from Home

Are you a Revenues and Benefits Customer Service Officer looking for work in Exeter or remotely from home?

Morgan Hunt's Public Sector and Government client based in Exeter is looking to recruit a Revenues and Benefits Customer Service Officer to provide support throughout a busy period.

This assignment has been deemed inside of IR35 and will offer full time home working.

Ideally, the successful candidate will have the ability to:

- Proficiently use the Academy (Capita) Revenues and Benefits processing system
- Assist customers with queries relating to the Billing, Collection and Recovery of Council Tax
- Open, close and amend customer accounts
- Take Council Tax Payments and set up direct debits
- Advise on discounts and exemptions
- Handle moves in and out of properties
- Assist customers with queries relating to Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support/Reduction
- Advise claimants on Benefits entitlements and legislation changes
- Request documents from claimants which are required for Benefits Assessments
- Liaise with internal departments and external organisations
- Handle all forms of correspondence

If you're looking to work from home for a Public Sector and Government client based in Exeter, and feel you meet the essential criteria outlined above to be a Revenues and Benefits Customer Service Officer, please contact the team with an up to date CV.

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Liam Siva
Liam
Siva
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