Vacancies

TOWN CLERK
Grade: SCP33-36 £37,568 to £40,578 pa pro-rata (depending on experience)
Hours: 34 per week, will include days, evenings, and some weekends.
Nelson Town Council is seeking to appoint a Town Clerk who will take overall responsibility for the Town Council’s operations and help to develop and implement its forward-looking strategy and associated plans.
Working from the Town Council’s offices in Nelson, applicants must:
· be able to demonstrate a capacity to think and act strategically
· have experience of administrative management in a complex environment
· have an ability to understand local government law and procedure
· have a knowledge of financial management
· be able to arrange and conduct council meetings
· have the capacity to successfully represent the Town Council in discussions with external bodies
· have competent IT skills
· have a willingness to pursue ongoing training and personal development.
For an informal discussion, please telephone Councillor Mohammad Kamran Latif, Chair of Nelson Town Council on 07968 388035
To apply for this vacancy:
Open and download the application documents below, or collect the application pack from Number One Market Street, Nelson BB9 7LJ
Closing date for applications: 
12 noon, Friday 29th July 2022
Please note that we do not accept CVs, an application form must be completed
Nelson Town Council, Town Hall, Market Street, Nelson, BB9 7LG
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