Job vacancy: Hughenden Parish Council
Hughenden Parish Council is looking for a clerk and responsible finance officer to join their team.
Job title: Clerk and responsible finance officer
Organisation: Hughenden Parish Council
Salary: SCP 33 -35
Application deadline: 31 January 2022
Phone number: 07739 464 691
Hughenden Parish Council is seeking a highly organised and committed individual to undertake this key role which is responsible for the administration, organisation and management of the council’s services, facilities and finances.
This is an exciting time to be joining their small but dedicated team. You will therefore need to be enthusiastic, flexible and community focused with a hands-on style and sound administrative, inter-personal, finance and IT skills in order to work successfully with councillors, external organisations, stakeholders and community groups. Ideally, you will have experience of working in the public sector, perhaps as a parish clerk or, deputy-clerk looking to further your career, or similar environment, such as a principal authority, and possess or be willing to obtain the Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) qualification. Evening meeting attendance is required.
Hughenden Parish is set in the heart of the Chilterns, with over 9,000 residents across eight villages. The council was an early adopter of devolved services and has direct responsibility for two playgrounds, open spaces, woodland, eight allotment sites and a garden of rest.
For an application form or an informal chat please call the parish council chairman, Cllr Paul Nicholls on 07831 739 558 or email at or the clerk at or visit the website for the full application pack.
Interviews will take place on the week commencing 7 February 2022.