Electoral Services Assistant

Location
Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex
Salary
Up to £21,717 per annum
Posted
12 Oct 2017
Closes
31 Oct 2017
Ref
NMC2641822
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Rother District Council 

Electoral Services Assistant
Corporate and Human Resources Service
Full Time – 37 hours, per week, Permanent Contract 
Up to £21,717 per annum
Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience 

This appointment is to assist in providing a comprehensive administration function within our Electoral Service department including providing support with regular election events. Key to this role will be the ability to deal with the high volumes of work and adhere to statutory deadlines whilst maintaining high levels of accuracy and attention to detail.

As part of a small team you will need to be pro-active, confident and an excellent communicator with the ability to remain calm and professional under pressure. Experience of Microsoft Office is also a key attribute for this role. Previous experience of working in elections would be desirable.

Please note there is a need for flexibility and occasional working out of hours for this post during busy election periods.

If you would like an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Richard Adams – Elections Manager on telephone: (01424) 787826 or by email: richard.adams@rother.gov.uk

The job description and application form are available to download from our website www.rother.gov.uk

Should you have any problems accessing our website, please contact the Corporate and Human Resources Service on telephone: (01424) 787704 or email recruitment@rother.gov.uk

Any applications returned electronically should be sent to: recruitment@rother.gov.uk

Closing date for receipt of applications is midday on:  Tuesday 31st October 2017
Interviews will be held on: week commencing Monday 6th November 2017

We welcome applications from all backgrounds and community sectors