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Senior Electoral Services Officer

Vacancy Id:
£23,080 - £24,491 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
Grade H
Contract Details:
Contract Hours:
37 hours per week (This post requires some out of hours working at evenings and weekends for which time off in lieu or overtime will be arranged)
Interview Date:
Job Description:
We are looking for someone to provide vital support and play a proactive role in the Electoral Services Team. The postholder will have experience in the management of electoral registration and a successful record of planning, prioritizing and producing work of a high standard.

You will support the Team Leader in the day to day operation of Electoral Services in relation to the annual electoral registration canvass; the publication of the electoral register and the maintenance of the electoral register throughout the year ensuring that all statutory requirements are met whilst keeping the strategy to make the register as accurate and comprehensive as possible under review. You will also provide and have experience in supporting the management and delivery of elections and referenda.

We are looking for someone with excellent customer care, IT skills and strong written and oral communication. The postholder should be a personable, committed, individual who is highly organized and used to dealing with difficult situations. They also need to be flexible and work as part of a team to meet tight deadlines.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Judy Trainer, Electoral and Scrutiny Team Leader, on 07766 361661.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email [email protected]

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011404 Senior Electoral Services Officer.pdf