Lowestoft Town Council (based in Suffolk) are a newly formed town council.

Salary details:£32,164 - £35,093 pa

Full time post which involves evening and weekend attendance.

This position provides an exciting and challenging opportunity to help the new town council to successfully embed and develop its large portfolio of community assets and support the council to maximise its reputation and delivery for the community against a £1.4 million precept.

With an exceptional financial ability and track-record in financial and risk management, you will ensure that public money is properly safeguarded. You will thrive on working within a start-up environment, supporting significant asset and service development and creating a robust governance framework.

You will provide key support to the Clerk in ensuring all legal, statutory, financial and other governing provisions relating to the council are observed, all council meetings are properly administered and decisions effectively implemented. Suitably qualified, highly motivated, enthusiastic and community-focused, you will have the evidenced and relevant skills needed for the council as well as being an excellent contributor and support within the staff team and for councillors.

We offer nationally-based terms and conditions of employment. You must be flexible in your approach and work patterns and be able to meet deadlines. Terms might vary depending on experience and skill levels.

For more information, please visit: www.lowestofttowncouncil.gov.uk

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the role, please contact Neil Coleby via email:  or call 07801 364088.

In order to apply, please download an application form and Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form from the related information section and return your completed application to:

  • Closing date: 5pm, 20 September 2017.
    Interview date: 10 October 2017.

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