Recent graduate working in the Civil Service.

About me

Michael D.
History
History
BA
Vanbrugh
2015
United Kingdom

About this profile

Policy Lead
Department for Exiting the European Union
United Kingdom
Government and civil service / Politics and public affairs
Large business (250+ employees)
2017

About the job

What I do

I am a Policy Lead in the Department for Exiting the European Union. I work on policy related to the Devolved Administrations.

Finding and applying for the job

How I looked for work

I signed up for alerts on the Civil Service Jobs website and applied when the job was advertised in November 2016.

How I found out about the job

www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk

The recruitment process

After completing the application form, I attended an interview at the Department. A couple of weeks later, I received an email offering me the job. Having received further information about my specific responsibilities and undergone security checks, I accepted the role and started in April 2017.

My career

My career history

Before my current role, I worked for a senior Cabinet Minister as a Parliamentary Researcher for eighteen months.

My advice to students

Contacting me

Please feel free to contact me for advice on career opportunities in Government or politics.


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