Employer: Arun District Council Salary: £63,550 - £66,117 per annum pro rata Location: Arun Civic Centre, Littlehampton, West Sussex Contract: Permanent Working Pattern: Full Time Hours: 37 hours per week. DBS Check: No Closing Date: 06/08/2020 at 11:55 AM Reference: ADC-252001
Group Head for Council Advice and Monitoring
Salary: Group Head 3, £63,550 - £66,117 per annum pro rata
Location: Littlehampton, West Sussex
As the Council’s Monitoring Officer, you will ensure both members and senior managers are provided with timely and accurate advice, while helping to maintain high standards of governance. Ideally with a legal background, you will be able to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of how local authorities operate and have experience of working at a senior level with a strong awareness of the political environment in which we work.
A sound knowledge of GDPR would be an advantage, although you will not be precluded if you have a willingness to learn. This post works directly to the CEO, with responsibility for FOIs, Corporate Complaints and Committee Services.
If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Alan Peach, Group Head for Corporate Support, Tel 01903 737558.
Please note this is a politically restricted post.
In return we offer:
Up to 32 days paid annual leave plus paid Bank Holidays (subject to continuous service) - PLUS Flexi-Time
Free membership at local leisure centres
Excellent Contributory Pension Scheme
Employee Assistance Programme
Cycle to Work discount/Christmas Savings/Save As You Earn Schemes
Health and Wellbeing initiatives including on site exercise classes, free health checks, free eye tests and an option to pay into a Simply Health Care plan