Deputy Democratic Services and Scrutiny Manager, Devon County Council

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Salary £37,890 – £41,881 (pay award pending)

Do you want to work at the heart of democracy?

This post plays a vital role in the management and delivery of all aspects of the Council’s democratic processes and civic and ceremonial functions and supporting the County Solicitor in securing and maintaining high standards of conduct by members and officers throughout the Council.

We are looking for someone with a wide experience of Committee administration within a democratic environment and working with Elected Members as well as someone who can deputise for the current Head of Democratic Services.

Tasks will include Committee Servicing and Scrutiny work, ensuring it is carried out efficiently and in accordance with statutory requirements and the Council’s Constitution as well as effective advice to members, officers and the public on the operation of democratic and scrutiny processes.

Please click on the ‘Apply for Job’ button below for the full job description and duties and to apply.

Closing date:  Sunday 13 February 2022

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