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Democratic Services Officer

Vacancy Details

Salary: £27,905 - £32,029
Location: County Hall
Region: Carmarthen
Job Type: Permanent - Full Time
Vacancy Group: Chief Executives
Category: Chief Executives
Closing Date: 07/17/2020
Date Posted: 06/30/2020
Reference: 2/004720


Closing Date: 17/07/2020

Admin and Law / County Hall

Democratic Services Officer

£27,905 - £32,029 (Grade H)

The Democratic team is responsible for the Council's political management and decision-making process and supporting the work of the Authority’s scrutiny function.

We are currently looking for a Democratic Services Officer to join an experienced team of officers based at County Hall, Carmarthen. The successful candidate will preferably have significant experience of working within a local authority committee/scrutiny setting, and will be required to produce agendas and minutes for the Council’s formal meetings and support the scrutiny function by undertaking research, analysing findings and compiling reports for scrutiny reviews.

The successful candidates will need to be self motivated, organised and have an excellent understanding of Committee administration and political structures and be able to demonstrate an awareness of political sensitivity. The ability to plan and deliver work to meet tight deadlines, interpret and apply legislative and other procedural requirements to agreed standards will also be vital.

Conversational Welsh is required to accomplish this post. Support can be provided on appointment to reach this level.

For an informal discussion please contact  Gaynor Morgan, Democratic Services Manager on 01267 224026 /  or Michelle Evans Thomas  Principal Democratic Services Officer on 01267 224470 /

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  • Can you provide evidence that you have the right to live and work in the UK?


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