Democratic Team Leader (Law and Governance), South Northamptonshire Council

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Democratic Team Leader, Law and Governance
£35,004.00 – £35, 594.50 per annum
37 hours per week, permanent

The Job:
The purpose of this role is to support the elected members in ensuring an efficient member support service to include the management of the committee system, constitutional advice, support to the Monitoring Officer and to ensure that elected members have access to appropriate development opportunities.

The Person:
The successful candidate will lead a small team in a challenging and stimulating environment. You will be organised, accurate and able to work under pressure to pre-determined deadlines.

You will be confident and tactful in dealing with elected members and senior officers and be able to think logically and plan ahead.

The Benefits:
The Council is an equal opportunities employer and has flexible working practices.
• A generous annual leave entitlement
• Opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme
• Cycle to work scheme (after one year’s service)
• Incremental pay award (awarded annually in April after one year’s service).

Closing date: Monday 20 January 2020 (10am)
Interview date: TBC

For more information please contact Geoff Kent, Assistant Director Customers and Corporate Services on 01327 322183.

To download a Recruitment pack and apply for the post, please visit our website by clicking on the ‘Apply for Job’ button below or contact the Human Resources Department on 01295 221767.

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