Administration Officer Job Vacancy

Hours: 12 per week

Starting salary: SCP 14-16 – £25,409 to £26,357 pa pro rata

depending on qualifications and experience (pay award pending)

We have an opportunity for a community-focused individual to join our team as the Administration Officer, helping to ensure the smooth operation of local services.

This is a part-time, permanent position, reporting to the Town Clerk. Responsibilities include managing allotment tenancies, cemetery burials and deeds, and general administrative support to the Town Council. This job is varied and hands-on, requiring travel around the parish to complete inspections, meet contractors, or attend meetings of the council and committees, which will involve some evening work.

This is a customer facing role, and you would need to be confident in dealing with people from all sectors of the community. The ideal candidate can work independently and has excellent organisational and IT skills. Some experience of local government and/or the bereavement industry would be desirable, although not essential as training will be provided.

Applicants are requested to submit a completed application form (download from the links below) and covering letter.

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Sunday 16 July 2023.

Interviews are expected to take place week commencing 24 July 2023.

To discuss the role, contact the Town Clerk

Job description

Job Application Form (Word)

Application Form (PDF)