Democratic Services and Administrative Officer, Mendip District Council

Website Mendip District Council

Salary £21,020 to £22,601

Mendip District Council is an innovative authority set in the Mendip Hills of Somerset.

We are seeking a confident, organised and articulate person to join our Democratic Services Team. The team is responsible for managing the Council’s decision-making process, maintaining and updating the constitution and Council Forward Plan, administrating a variety of committees and providing support to Members who serve on them. The role will also provide support to the Monitoring Officer in respect of correspondence, enquiries and complaints as well as general administrative support across the Law & Governance Group.

You will ideally have experience of working in a Committee Services role in a local authority or similar organisation with good knowledge and understanding of the constitutional and legislative framework of local authority decision making. You will be able to demonstrate excellent customer service and communications skills as well as be proficient in the use of ICT.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact David Clark, Law & Governance Group Manager on (01749) 341539.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 27 November 2020
Interviews to be held the week commencing Monday 7 December 2020

For further details and to apply, please visit our website or click on the ‘Apply for Job’ button below

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