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Camborne Town Council


£35,345- £39,880 Full Time 37 hours per week (Monday to Friday with occasional evening meetings)

Camborne Town Council is already on a journey of aspiration and ambition as it works towards its Vision and Objectives. Based in the town of Camborne, an area rich in heritage and well known for its links with Richard Trevithick's steam carriage and mining past, this is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant and forward thinking team of Officers and Town Clerk in helping to shape the style and direction of the new Town Council, responding to the needs of the local community.

As the Responsible Finance Officer (RFO) you will be a key member of the Senior Management Team assisting the Town Clerk in the day-to-day management of the Town Council administration specifically accounts, payroll, financial planning alongside support to Members and Committees. You will be effectively managing and monitoring the Council's finances and advising the Council on a financial strategy that will meet its objectives.

If you believe you would relish working in a small team with a flexible, hands-on, can- do attitude, we would love to hear from you.

Find out more at Camborne-tc-gov.uk and apply by 21 April 2021

Redruth Town Council


SCP 6 - 9 (£19,698 - £20,903) (Pro rata 22 hours per week)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, dedicated individual to join a growing Administration & Finance Department within a progressive and professional local government organisation.

The successful candidate will already have administration experience across a wide range of responsibilities, although training for many aspects of this this role will be provided. You should possess excellent I.T. skills (especially Microsoft Office 365); have a keen eye for detail, and be able to deliver work in a timely and professional manner. Your enthusiasm for working in local government will help to make a positive contribution to the lives of Redruth residents.

Your role will involve assisting with the day-to-day support to the administration of the Council; the preparation of agendas for meetings of the Council and its committees; providing a professional, friendly response to customer enquiries on the telephone, by email and in person; and maintaining the Town Council's website, to ensure that it is up to date and accurate.

For more details, please see the Town Council website.

Closing date for applications is Friday 23rd April 2021.

Cornwall Association of Local Councils


Salary: SCP 6 - 8 (£19,698 – £20, 493 p.a. pro rata)

Hours: 21 hours per week – working pattern to be agreed

We're seeking an enthusiastic and experienced administrator to play a big role in our small team supporting parish and town councils across Cornwall. You must be a people person with a good telephone manner and an ability to prioritise your work to meet our members' needs. You must have great office and organisational skills with the ability to work on your own initiative. You should be confident in using a wide range of IT systems for office and data management. The CALC currently operates a mix of home and office-based working and experience of Teams would be useful.

Download an application pack and the application form.

Closing Date: Tuesday, 4 May 2021 at 9am.

Last updated: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:25