Rother District Council.

Electoral Services Assistant

£21,717 pa
07 Dec 2017
21 Dec 2017
HR & Training
Contract Type
Part Time
Rother District Council

Electoral Services Assistant
Corporate and Human Resources Service
Part time - 26 hours per week annualised hours,
Permanent contract
Up to £21,717 per annum pro rata
Starting salary dependent 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.

Working pattern can be discussed. Please note there is a need for flexibility and occasional working out of hours for this post during busy election periods, which will be discussed at interview.

If you would like an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Richard Adams - Elections Manager on telephone: 01424 787826 or by email:

The job description and application form are available to
download from our website
Should you have any problems accessing our website, please contact the Corporate and Human Resources Service on telephone: 01424 787704 or by email:

Any applications returned electronically should be sent to:

Closing date for receipt of applications is midday on:
Thursday 21st December 2017
Interviews are planned for: Thursday 11th January 2018

We welcome applications from all backgrounds and
community sectors