Opportunities

General Info

Council: Sheringham Town Council

County: Norfolk

Salary: £36,922 – £44,863

Closing date: 19/03/2021

Town Clerk

Applications must be returned by 19/03/2021

Sheringham Town Council is seeking to recruit a Full-Time Town Clerk who will also be the Responsible Financial Officer. The Town Clerk is the Council’s chief officer and principal adviser, assisting in the formation of policies and responsible for the effective management of its staff, resources, operations and business.

Applicants should demonstrate significant managerial and financial experience and will have relevant knowledge of local government systems and procedures.

The clerk is normally based in the town’s Community Centre. During the COVID-19 crisis, it would be expected that the clerk would work from home with time in the office for essential tasks, as appropriate. Attendance is required at regular evening meetings, which are currently held by zoom due to Covid-19 restrictions but normally take place in the Community Centre.

Please download an application pack and supporting documents here

Further information can be found on the council’s website here

Application closing date: Friday 19th March 2021

Candidate shortlisting: w/c Monday 22nd March 2021

Interviews: Wednesday 31st March 2021

All applications will be considered by the selection panel. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in an interview. Panel interviews will last for up to 1 ½ hours and will include a presentation to be prepared and submitted beforehand.

Completed application forms should be sent to Cllr Peter Ratcliffe, Chair of the Council’s Employment Committee at: peter.ratcliffe@sheringhamtowncouncil.gov.uk