Democratic Services Officer/Senior Democratic Services Officer, Sevenoaks District Council

Website Sevenoaks District Council

Salary £24,121 – £31,621 per annum

Our Democratic Services team are key in underpinning our Constitution which ensures the Council operates effectively.

Variety shapes this role so organisational skills are essential and you will be able to respond quickly and with confidence to changing circumstances. This role focuses on the effective running of all the Council’s various Committees by preparing Agendas, reports and minutes, as well as ensuring that all documents are distributed and providing administrative support (diary & event management) to the Chairman of the Council.

As a team, we strive for excellence and accuracy in our work as it is vital in our role conducting and minuting the Council’s formal meetings. You will confidently provide advice and support to Members of the Council as well as staff to ensure that all procedures conform to requirements.

Key elements of this role include:
– Ability to work well under pressure
– A flexible approach
– A passion for Customer Service

Please note political sensitivity is vital in this role.

Do you want to know more about the role?
Please contact Martin Goodman, Head of Legal & Democratic Services on 01732 227245 to find out more details.
Do you want to ensure you have the best chance of being shortlisted?
Read the Job Description and Personal Specification attached to the role and ensure that your supporting statement explains how you meet the essential requirements as your application will be judged against these criteria.

Closing date: 22nd May 2022
Interview date: 27th May 2022

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