Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer Vacancy
Applications are invited for the post of Clerk to Selattyn and Gobowen Parish Council. The post is part-time to be worked flexibly, presently at 23 hours/week. Council meetings take place monthly in the evening (2nd Wednesday of the month). The post-holder will be required to work mainly from home with some evening meetings.
The Clerk is responsible for preparing agendas, taking minutes, dealing with correspondence, liaising with contractors and local government officials. The post-holder will also be the Council’s Responsible Financial Officer and should have experience of managing accounts, bank reconciliations, preparing budgets, VAT returns, PAYE and organising audits. The successful applicant should be computer literate, will ideally have previous local government experience and will be expected to hold or be prepared to obtain the Certificate in Local Council Administration or the Certificate of Higher Education in Community Governance. First class communication and interpersonal skills are also required.
This is an exciting opportunity for anyone wanting to work for a proactive and vibrant council.
The conditions of employment and remuneration are based upon the National Association of Local Council’s salary recommendations. The salary range is SCP 26 rising to SCP 29 (£23,866 – £26,470 pro-rata) depending upon qualifications and experience.
An application form, job description and further details can be obtained by contacting the Parish Clerk Amy Jones on 01691 829571 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or downloaded below.
Applications must be on the prescribed form and returned by 12 noon on Monday 2nd July 2018
Interviews will take place on Monday 9th July.