Job vacancy: Minehead Town Council
Minehead Town Council is looking for a town clerk and responsible financial officer to join their team.
Job title: Town clerk and responsible financial officer
Organisation: Minehead Town Council
Salary: £45,859 - £51,702
Application deadline: 1 November 2021
Phone number: 01643 707 213
Minehead Town Council is seeking a full-time town clerk and responsible financial officer.
This is an exciting opportunity to become part of an established but growing town council in an attractive town on the Somerset Coast.
The new town clerk will serve a town with a population of circa. 12,000 working alongside 16 enthusiastic councillors all with the support of a team of 13 dedicated staff members. You will be responsible as their chief officer for providing effective leadership and management of staff, services and facilities. The council manages a budget of £800,000, with a precept of £713,500. Somerset is currently undergoing local government reorganisation. The county council and district councils will be replaced with one unitary council in April 2023.
The successful candidate will help to lead the council towards its aspiration of working with our principal authority on the emerging devolution agenda. The package includes a contributory pension scheme, salary qualification increments, good holiday entitlement and flexible working.
Interviews will be held on 12 November 2021.