Opportunities

General Info

Council: Penzance Town Council

County: Cornwall

Salary: SCP 29-31 (£32,910 – £34,728)

Closing date: 19/03/2021 12:00

Support Services Manager/Responsible Finance Officer (RFO)

Applications must be returned by 19/03/2021 12:00

Penzance Town Council is seeking an experienced and forward-looking person for the full-time post (37 hours per week) of Support Services Manager/RFO. This is a key financial and administrative management position in one of Cornwall’s larger town councils, responsible to the town clerk for managing the council’s £1.5 million budget and accounts and also the council’s core administrative support services.

Penlee House Gallery and Museum and certain other amenities are owned and managed by the council with further responsibilities expected to be devolved from Cornwall Council over the coming years. This is both an exciting and challenging time to join a council committed to a programme of expansion and reform.

The position requires an individual with strong leadership and inter-personal skills and a proven track record in financial and staff management.

If you would like to discuss the vacancy please ring Hester Hunt (Town Clerk) on 01736 363405.

Click here to download a person specification

An application form and information pack can be downloaded from our website here.

Or by contacting:

Penzance Council
Penlee Centre
Penlee Park
Penzance
TR18 4HE

Tel. 01736 363405
Email: info@penzance-tc.gov.uk

Closing date for applications is noon on Friday 19th March and interviews will take place on Tuesday/Wednesday 23rd/24th March 2021.