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Vacancy for a part time Clerk – Clifton & Newton Joint Burial Committee (CNJBC)

The CNJBC seeks a highly motivated, enthusiastic person to take on the post of a part time Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

The Clerk is expected to work from home and attend at least one evening meeting every two months.

Duties will include: minute taking; correspondence; posting documents to the Parish Council website; management of accounts and audit procedures.

The post will have contact with bereaved families, funeral directors, grave diggers and a grounds man therefore excellent communication skills will be essential as well as a high degree of sensitivity and flexibility.

Good literacy and numeracy as well as good organisational and IT skills will also be required.  Previous experience within a similar role would be desirable but a willingness to learn would also be considered..

This is a part time post and should therefore not exceed more than 70 hrs per annum unless the need arises.  Pay will be based on an hourly rate of £7.20.

The closing date for applicants is 8th July 2016 with the successful applicant in post for the August meeting.

A full job description can  be viewed here JOB-DESCRIPTION-FOR-THE-CLERK – revised 20062016 


pleases contact Councillor Lesley Edwards (CNJBC member) on 07973849335 if you have any queries.