Clerk to the Council and Responsible Financial Officer
25 Hours per week
Abertillery and Llanhilleth community council is Council based in South Wales, it consists of 19 Councillors and 2 officers and is based in its own offices in Abertillery. Its budget for 2021/2022 is £260,00. Further details can be found on the Councils website at abertilleryandllanhilleth-wcc.gov.uk
The community council is looking to appoint a Clerk & RFO in an exciting opportunity to provide excellent services to the local community. The Clerk will be the ‘Proper Officer’ and the ‘Responsible Financial Officer’ of the Community Council, responsible for executing their legal, financial and administrative requirements. Supported by a deputy Clerk who they will be the line manager for.
The Clerk is responsible for ensuring that all instructions of the Council are effectively carried out.
The Clerk will advise the Council on, and assist in the formation of, policies in respect of the Authority's activities and in particular to provide the necessary information to enable the Council to make decisions and to implement those decisions as required.
The Clerk also provides advice to the Council as when required concerning any current legislation that has relvance to the Council
The person appointed will be accountable to the Council for the proper management of its resources and staff and to report on this as and when required.
The Clerk will be the Responsible Financial Officer and responsible for all financial records of the Council and the administration of its finances.
The post is 25 hours a week, primarily based in the council offices in Abertillery with evening meetings. The Clerk is responsible for the agendas and the minutes of the meetings.
Salary Pay Point - starting at £19.19 per hour (SCP point 33 on NALC scales), depending on experience and qualifications.
Full training is available.
Please contact the acting Clerk Mr Steve Edwards on: Tel: 01495 217323 Email: email@example.com
For the application form and additional details for the role.
Please submit your application to Mr Steve Edwards (Acting Clerk) at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will only be considered if received via email and using the official application form.
Closing date 20th August 2021 with interviews being held during September 2021