Democratic Services Officer
|Hours||37 hours per week|
|Salary / pay||£20,661 - £22,658|
|Closing date||Wednesday 28 March 2018 at 10am|
|Interview date||Interviews will be held in the week beginning 9 April 2018|
We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and organised individual to carry out this exciting role at the heart of local democracy in Eden.
The role involves the preparation of our agendas and minutes, as well as providing advice to Elected Members, Officers and the public about the democratic process.
The successful applicant should have excellent research, organisational and communication skills and be able to work efficiently and effectively in a politically sensitive environment to meet competing deadlines.
The post will require some evening working to attend meetings (for which an additional allowance is paid).
Applications for part-time working will be considered.
Job application guidance
All applications must be made on our standard application form. CVs will not be considered. No agencies please.
Job application forms
In order to ensure fair and open recruitment processes we are:
- unable to accept CVs in lieu of, or as part of, an application of employment; and
- unable to maintain a database of potential candidates. We cannot accept or store applications or CVs submitted on a speculative basis.
Candidates who canvass Council Members or Senior Officers will be disqualified.
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer.
Disability Confident employer
As a Disability Confident employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.