Honeybourne Parish Council is seeking to appoint a Parish Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer (11 to 20 hours per week) . This is an administrative role for 20 hours per week working from home, reporting to the Parish Council with attendance at meetings at Honeybourne Village Hall, correspondence to other local authorities and parishioners and any other associated responsibilities.
The applicant needs a high level of professionalism, excellent administrative skills and some bookkeeping/accountancy knowledge. Computer literacy is required with full knowledge of Microsoft Office and familiarity with website control would be an advantage. The applicant also needs to be an excellent communicator who can work well both on their own or within a team and dealing with members of the public.
The clerk is responsible for the day to day running of the parish council, keeping up to date financial records, attending parish council meetings and recording minutes of those meetings and completing all actions arising from those minutes. There will also be the need to deal with issues reported by residents or District/County Councillors.
Remuneration is based on the NJC salary point (LC1) and (if part-time) is calculated by pro-rata reference to the standard working week for local government staff of 37 hours and will be negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience. There is also an element of working from home allowance per month and travel expenses.
The closing date is the 4th September
To discuss the position or to request an application form please contact
Vice-chair Honeybourne Parish Council
- 01386 833 278