Opportunities

General Info

Council: Newent Town Council

County: Gloucestershire

Salary: SCP 35-37 (£38,890 - £40,876) per annum dependent upon experience and qualifications

Closing date: 16/04/2021 12:00

Town Clerk & Responsible Finance Officer

Applications must be returned by 16/04/2021 12:00

Newent Town Council is a proactive council in the Forest of Dean which provides a wide range of quality services. The town council is seeking a CiLCA qualified, highly motivated forward-thinking individual who has excellent organisational, leadership, IT and administrative abilities and a good knowledge of local government; as well as a proven track record in financial management.

The town clerk is responsible for carrying out all the functions of the Proper Officer and also the Responsible Financial Officer, providing effective leadership and management of staff, services and facilities. The role is challenging and you will be required to work evenings regularly and occasionally at weekends. You will be supported by a committed team of 5 staff.

The post is for 37 hours per week. Benefits include membership of the Local Government Pensions Scheme.

Further details including Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form are available by emailing townclerk@newenttowncouncil.gov.uk

Or visit the council’s website www.newenttowncouncil.org.uk

Closing date for applications is Midday on Friday 16th April 2021.

No CVs will be accepted without completion of an application form.

Interviews will be held on Friday 23rd April 2021.