Town Clerk to Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Council
Salary scale £37,107 - £41,846 (SP 41 - 46)
Due to the relocation of the current Town Clerk, Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council is seeking a new full time Town Clerk who will be a highly motivated and proactive individual with excellent organisation, leadership and administrative skills, the ability to develop staff and manage resources effectively, a good knowledge of local government and an understanding of the issues facing the public sector.
The Town Council has 5 committees and the Clerk oversees the Council offices, The Princess Theatre and Arts Centre and 3 cemeteries. The Clerk will need to work strategically with the Responsible Finance Officer and councillors to ensure careful oversight of all aspects of the Council’s finances.
The successful candidate will ideally hold the CiLCA qualification, have demonstrable experience in managing a vibrant organisation working productively with Councillors and have a good working knowledge and application of current legislation. They must be able to form strong partnerships with the community and local authorities and be able to motivate and influence others.
For an informal talk please contact Tatiana Cant, Town Clerk on 01278 788088. For an application pack firstname.lastname@example.org or download details from our website www.burnham-highbridge-tc.gov.uk
Closing date: 5pm Thursday 1st November 2018
Interviews will be held Wednesday 14th November 2018
The successful candidate will, ideally, start on 2nd January 2019 working alongside the present Town Clerk until 25th January 2019