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Job Description

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) exists to make the working world a better place for everyone. We bring together more than 5.6 million working people who make up our 50 member unions. We support unions to grow and thrive, and we stand up for everyone who works for a living. Join us.

Grade 5 £34,554 pa rising incrementally to £35,756 including LW
37.5 Hours per week
Based at Congress House – London WC1B 3LS

The Conference Assistant will be responsible to set and clear function rooms while maintaining a high standard of food & beverage service to clients and will also assist with reception and office duties as required. As well as having a similar experience in a hotel or conference venue, the post holder will need to have: 

-Sound experience in audio visual equipment set up 
-Experience in serving food & beverages in a catering environment
-Good communication (written and spoken) skills
-Able to deal effectively with a wide range of people including staff, visitors and suppliers
-Good knowledge and understanding of conference room layout, setups and requirements
-Knowledge and understanding of manual handling and secure storage of equipment 
-Sound knowledge and understanding of health and safety working practices

The closing date for completed applications for this post is 12.00 noon, Thursday 10 May 2018. Interviews will be held on Friday 18 May 2018.

If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

TUC staff enjoy a good benefits package including final salary pension scheme and other benefits. The TUC values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and from within and outside of the trade union movement. We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic (BME) candidates, who are underrepresented at this grade in the TUC. 

For an application pack please visit our website www.tuc.org.uk/jobs 

Please quote the job reference number when applying for an application pack. 

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