Elections Manager, Harrogate Borough Council

Website Harrogate Borough Council

Grade: I Salary: £32,910 – £35,745 per annum
Hours: 37 per week. Permanent
Post Number: CA20
Division: Corporate Affairs, Legal & Governance

Do you enjoy the challenge of a full and varied work schedule? Would you like to work flexibly within a vibrant team to lead and deliver an exceptional elections service to over 120,000 electors?

We are now looking for a highly motivated and customer focused Elections Manager to lead our outstanding team. The ideal candidate will have experience of managing large scale, time critical projects including cost control and risk appraisals; working knowledge and experience of conducting electoral registration; and working knowledge and experience of organising and managing all types of election and referenda.

The Elections Manager will report directly to the Head of Legal & Governance and will be responsible for providing professional support and advice to the Returning Officer. For an informal discussion about this role please contact Jennifer Norton, Head of Legal & Governance on 01423 556036

Benefits of working for us include flexible and agile working, leisure discounts and the option to join the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Closing date for Applications: 17 January 2021
Interviews to be held on: To be advised

To apply, please visit www.harrogate.gov.uk/jobs or click on the ‘Apply for Job’ button below.

Please call 01423 500600 and ask for the HR Support Team if you need further assistance. If you are experiencing difficulty opening the link with your current web browser, please use an alternative to access the information.

Harrogate Borough Council requires all applicants to complete the council’s application form and attach their suitability statement and CV.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.harrogate.gov.uk.

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