Clerk/Proper Officer/Responsible Proper Officer position

Moreton-in-Marsh Town Council

Clerk / Proper Officer / Responsible Financial Officer

Salary grade SCP 31 – 35 (£35,336 – £39,571 p.a.)

Full-Time (37 hours per week)

Location – Town Office, Moreton-in-Marsh with flexibility for home working when possible.

This historic Cotswold town of Moreton-in-Marsh with approximately 2500 residences is seeking applicants for the post of Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

You will have a proven record in administration and financial management with experience of managing a small team. You will be required to attend evening Town Council meetings and other meetings as needed. This may involve some weekend work during the year.

Competence in IT such as word and XL is essential with knowledge of website administration. The role will involve the management of large projects and the preparation of reports and funding applications for the Council.

You will need excellent inter-personal skills in order to work successfully with external organisations, Councillors and our community.

Ideally you should possess the CiLCA qualification and have an understanding of local authority organisation and management, but this can also be covered by training during the first 12 months if necessary.

Please email clerk@moretoninmarshtowncouncil.gov.uk for more information and an application form.

Closing date for applications: 4pm on 24th June 2022.

Interviews will take place as soon as possible following short-listing.

Moreton-in-Marsh Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.