General Info

Council: Burnham Parish Council

County: Berkshire

Salary: £40,876 - £45,859 (SCP 37 - 42)

Closing date: 15/04/2021

Full Time Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer

Applications must be returned by 15/04/2021

Applications are invited for the position of Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to manage the administration, personnel and finances of Burnham Parish Council. This large parish council comprises 19 councillors, a team of c.15 staff and significant assets. It has a budget c.£1m and the General Power of Competence. Applicants must be CiLCA qualified and have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role. The post includes regular evening and some weekend work. The successful applicant will be a highly-motivated and forward-thinking individual who can lead a large team and promote the interests of the community by forging strong local partnerships. They will manage the statutory obligations of the council, including its financial responsibilities. They must be an excellent communicator with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, combined with strong commercial and financial management. The job is office based.

Closing Date for Applications: Thursday 15th April 2021

Please note: CV’s must be accompanied by an application form

For a job recruitment pack and application form, please email: clerk@burnhamparish.gov.uk