Vacancy - Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

ROOKSDOWN PARISH COUNCIL

Applications are invited for the post of

PARISH CLERK AND RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER

Working hours – approximately 12.5 hours per week

The successful applicant will have a pro-active approach to fulfilling the role and excellent interpersonal skills. Outstanding administrative, communication (both written and Oral), minute taking together with IT and database competencies. They will also have a good financial and bookkeeping ability to keep accurate accounting records

Ideally applicants should be familiar with local government law and procedures and finance, and it is highly desirable that they have relevant qualifications (CiLCA) or the willingness to work towards achieving the necessary qualifications.

The clerk will be required to work from home and have his/her own transport.

Some evening and out of hours work is required.

Salary will depend on experience and qualifications

Training will be offered where appropriate

The Council operates a flexi time system, but the total hours worked would be expected to be 12.5 hours per week. The actual hours of work are related to the needs of the job and the to 12 monthly meetings and other occasional meeting during the year.

If interested, please apply with your CV to:

Cllr Paul Mahoney, Chairman - Rooksdown Parish Council,

c/o Rooksdown Community Centre, Park Prewett Road, Basingstoke RG24 9XA:

Telephone No 07973 826003 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications should be returned by 11th December 2015

Interviews will be held from week commencing 14th December 2015

Anticipated start date 4th January 2016.

For more information on the Parish Council please visit our website:

http://www.rooksdown.org.uk