Town Clerk & Responsible Finance Officer
Contract type: Permanent
Working Pattern: Full time ( 37 hours)
Advert start date: 9th October 2018
Closing date for applications: 30th October 2018 : 12 noon.
Salary: LC3 SCP 39-42 - salary within this range will be
negotiated depending on experience & qualifications
Brief outline of duties
The Town Clerk & Responsible Finance Officer will be responsible for
the day to day management of the Town Council’s services and facilities
and its finances.
The successful candidate will require excellent leadership and
management skills, enabling them to work in partnership with staff,
Councillors, external partners, stakeholders and the local community.
This role requires candidates to have an understanding of local
Government Management and an excellent record in administration,
policy, project management, communication and strategic thinking.
Proficient in accounting systems and requirements through Audit
regulations and laws.
Excellent IT skills are essential and attendance at evening meetings will
You will hold the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CILCA) or
be willing to obtain this qualification within 12 months of commencing
A candidate information pack, application form , the job description and
personal specification will be available on submitting your interest in the
vacancy to our office on 01642 551171 or email
Closing date for receipt of applications is : 9th November 2018
Completed applications should be submitted to: Chairman of the Council
Councillor Jim Scollen