Vacancy for Deputy Clerk

Salary, depending on experience, in the NJC Range 7 to 12 (£20,092 - £22,183)
Membership of Local Government Pension Scheme
Holiday entitlement commensurate with role

Lutterworth Town Council serves a rural market town on the border of Leicestershire and Warwickshire. With an annual budget close to £425,000 and representing approximately 11,000 residents, it provides a wide range of services for the local community.

The Town Council is seeking to recruit a full time Deputy Clerk who will be responsible to the Town Clerk for the day-to-day management of several the council's services including payroll and finance. The successful applicant will be required to work in partnership with other statutory bodies and the general public to ensure that the Town Council is delivering excellence.

Working 37 hours per week, you will be a self-motivated team player with proven success in organisation, leadership, communication, and team management. Previous experience in the Local Government sector would be an advantage. You will have excellent IT and Finance skills, will be comfortable with budget setting and management, and will have experience undertaking payroll operations. A willingness to work towards the ILCA (Introduction to Local Council Administration) professional qualification is desirable and a full UK driving licence is essential. The role includes some evening meetings and occasional weekend work.

Candidates must submit a CV and completed application form to the Chair of the Staffing Committee at the address shown below. An application pack is available from the Town Council website;

Applications must be submitted no later than 12 noon on Wednesday 11th August 2021 to:

Chair of the Staffing Committee
Lutterworth Town Council
Coventry Road
LE17 4SH

Posted: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 10:00 by Holly Guy

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