Town Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer

LC4 SCP56-60 £49,468 to £55,772
01 Mar 2012
29 Mar 2012
Job Type

The historic market town of Evesham has a resident population of around 24,000 and the Town Council is seeking a replacement for the present Town Clerk who retires in August 2012.

You will have a proven track record in administrative and financial management together with the necessary skills in people management and leadership, communication and organisation.

You will ensure that all legal, statutory, financial and other governing provisions relating to the Council are observed, all Council meetings are properly administered and decisions effectively implemented. The role involves evening attendance at meetings.

If you have the enthusiasm, vision and commitment to take the Council forward, manage a budget of £470k and a current workforce of 12, we would like to hear from you. Ideally you will hold the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) or equivalent or be committed to attaining the same within 12 months of appointment.

For an informal discussion please contact Frank Green, Town Clerk on 01386 444526. An application form and job description may be obtained from the Town Clerk, Evesham Town Council, Community Contact Centre, Abbey Road, Evesham, Worcestershire WR11 4SB or by e-mail

Completed applications must be returned by 23 March 2012