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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Council Governance Officer


Job Description:

Council Governance Officer based in Barnsley and the rate is £19.85ph PAYE

This is a part time role working on a temporary contract.

Employer Reference:                  0007 31C2 / 1

Governance Officer to support Councillors and the decision making arrangements. The role involves servicing a number of meetings, which may include Cabinet, Planning Regulatory Board, Area and Licensing Boards, and involves working with officers to ensure effective planning of agendas, correct writing of reports, and recording of decisions made in meetings through production of minutes or notes.

The position involves working with a wide array of officers in different departments, providing support in relation to decision making arrangements.  The role involves being able to with staff at all levels, managing a varied workload.

The ability to analyse reports, and debates, in order to provide a summary in the form of minutes or notes is essential, as is the need to be self-motivated, well organised and methodical.

Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.

Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared.

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