Vacancy for Parish Clerk/RFO Edenham

Parish Council is seeking a person with an interest in the local community for the post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to the Parish Council. The post is part-time, working hours vary from week to week but average around 1.5 hour per week. Applicants should possess excellent administrative, organisational and IT skills as well as a flexible approach to working and be prepared to work from home. The position requires attendance at Parish Council Meetings held bi-monthly on the 2nd Tuesday at 7.30pm Edenham Village Hall.

Duties include:

Overall administration of the Parish Council’s business – preparation of papers for Council Meetings, taking and production of accurate minutes, dealing with correspondence, monitoring Council’s policies and advising Councillors regarding legal and good practice requirements.

Implementing Council decisions

Maintenance of accurate and up-to-date financial records of the Parish Council, placing orders, preparing invoices for payment, receiving and banking income

Preparation of the annual budget, completing the annual audit and liaising with Internal & External Auditors

The salary will be in line with National Association of Local Councils (NALC) pay scales.

For more information please contact the current Clerk. (see below) To apply for the position please send a letter with accompanying Curriculum Vitae by post or email.

Closing date for applications: No closing date specified. Please confact Parish Clerk: Mrs Carole Sands, 14 Scottlethorpe Road, Edenham, Lincs. PE10 0LN - email: Tel 01788 591435