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St Briavels PC (Forest of Dean)

ST. BRIAVELS PARISH COUNCIL

Locum Clerk Richard Crighton CiLCA

+ Waterley Bottom, The Cross, Clearwell Coleford GL16 8JU

01594 836454

E stbriavelsclerk@outlook.com

W stbriavels-pc.gov.uk

ADVERISEMENT FOR CLERK AND RFO TO ST BRIAVELS PARISH COUNCIL & BURIAL AUTHORITY

St Briavels Parish Council is seeking to appoint a Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

The position is part-time – initially 50 hours/ month but subject to review after the satisfactory completion of a 6 months probationary period, working from home but with the requirement to attend 10-12 meetings a year in the village. Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday monthly (not August or December normally).

The role involves preparing agendas in liaison with the Chairman, attending meetings, preparing minutes and dealing with issues arising from meetings. In addition, liaising where necessary with contractors and suppliers. As the RFO you will be responsible for the maintenance of proper financial records, produce reports for members as required and deal with the audit process. As the officer for the Burial Authority, managing the burial areas and liaising with funeral directors.

The successful applicant will be competent in the use of MS word and excel and be able to manage the council's website (training available).

A laptop will be provided, essential travel will be reimbursed at the current rate.

The successful applicant will preferably have previous experience in the role and be CiLCA qualified; however adequate resources will be made available for training if required.

Salary in the range SCP7-12 (LC1 range), depending on experience. To be reviewed after 6 months.

Applications close 29 July 2020; interviews mid-August (by Zoom if necessary); proposed start date mid September 2020.

Look at our new website for more information about the village and the council.

Application pack from the Locum Clerk, Richard Crighton at stbriavelsclerk@outlook.com