Council: Didcot Town Council
Salary: Salary Scale LC4, SCP 46, £49,101 to SCP 54 £61,099 per annum (depending upon experience and qualifications)
Didcot is a rapidly growing and fast developing town situated in South Oxfordshire with a population of more than 27,000.
The Council is seeking to appoint a forward thinking and proactive Town Clerk to take responsibility for all aspects of the managerial, administrative and financial operation of the Council, including acting as Responsible Finance Officer and Proper Officer.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they have extensive managerial and financial experience. The Council has a budget in excess of £1.4m and is subject to the associated accounting procedures. Candidates should have a more than sound knowledge of local government law and procedures, hold a relevant professional qualification and show that they have or can obtain the Certificate in Local Council Administration. The Council holds the General Power of Competence and wishes to do so in the future with a suitably qualified Clerk.
An essential car user allowance will be payable.
The closing date for the receipt of applications is Thursday 28th February 2019 at 12 noon; interviews are planned for the week commencing 11th March.
The application pack is on our website at www.didcot.gov.uk. Alternatively, to request an application pack or an informal discussion about the post contact Didcot Town Council, Britwell Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 7HN, telephone 01235 812637 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Didcot Town Council is committed to Equality of Opportunity and actively welcomes applications from all sections of the community.