Loddon Parish Council is seeking to appoint a competent and experienced administrative assistant to assist with the day to day tasks of the council and in support of the clerk and finance officer. This is a varied and interesting role within local government requiring excellent communication skills, a ‘can do’ attitude and a good range of skills.

You will be responsible for manning the desk when open to the public, answering the phone and responding to post and email communication. This will require dealing with a range of enquiries relating to all aspects of the council and the wider community so having a good local knowledge and experience dealing with the public will be very beneficial to the role.

Other duties will include assisting in the preparation and printing of agendas, setting up for meetings, ordering goods, responding appropriately to reports of damage or repairs required and a variety of other tasks as required by the clerk to whom you will report.

The post is for 9 hours a week over three days (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) and is based in the Parish Council Offices in Church Plain, Loddon. Salary is £9.21 per hour, £17,711 pro rata. This position offers the Local Government Pension Scheme and the standard employment terms and conditions agreed nationally for the sector.

Applications close Monday 6th January 2020.

In the first instance please contact the Parish Council for an Application Form and Job Description: clerk@loddonpc.org.uk Parish Council Office, The Library Annexe, Church Plain, Loddon NR14 6ED. Tel: 01508 522020