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

Website Sevenoaks District Council

Salary: £23,706 to £31,077
Permanent, Full Time

Hours: 37 hours per week

What was the most interesting meeting you’ve attended?

Our bright and busy Democratic Services team are key in underpinning our Constitution which is essential for the Council to function. Variety shapes this role so organisational skills are key and you will be able to respond quickly and with confidence to changing circumstances.

As a team, we strive for excellence and accuracy in our work. This is vital in our role conducting and minuting the Council’s formal meetings as well as providing administrative support to the Chairman of the Council.

Our Democratic Services Officers:

Work well under pressure
Have a flexible approach
Show a passion for Customer Service
If the above approach appeals to you then we love you to join our dynamic team to be a committee clerk and to support the Council’s decision making process!

Please note political sensitivity is a key element in the 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 by clicking on the ‘Apply for Job’ button below and ensure that your supporting statement explains how you meet the essential requirements as your application will be judged against these criteria.

Closing date: 31st October 2021

Interview date: Week commencing 8th November 2021

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