Job vacancy: Burnham Parish Council
Burnham Parish Council is looking for a parish clerk and responsible financial officer to join their team.
Job title: Parish clerk and responsible financial officer
Organisation: Burnham Parish Council
Salary: £40,876 - £45,859 (SCP 37-42)
Application deadline: 15 April 2021
Phone number: 01628 661 381
Applications are invited for the position of parish clerk and responsible financial officer to manage the administration, personnel and finances of Burnham Parish Council. This large parish council comprises 19 councillors, a team of around 15 staff and significant assets. It has a budget of around £1m and the General Power of Competence. Applicants must be CiLCA qualified and have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role. The post includes regular evening and some weekend work. The successful applicant will be a highly-motivated and forward-thinking individual who can lead a large team and promote the interests of the community by forging strong local partnerships. They will manage the statutory obligations of the council, including its financial responsibilities. They must be an excellent communicator with a positive can-do attitude, combined with strong commercial and financial management. The job is office-based.