Scrutiny & Support Manager

Stafford, Staffordshire
£45,651.0 - £49,438.00 per annum
22 Aug 2019
15 Sep 2019
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37 Hours per week – 12 month Secondment opportunity

Staffordshire County Council is recruiting to an exciting leadership opportunity within our Member and Democratic Services team. 

Our successful applicant will be part of the leadership, development and delivery of the Council’s Overview and Scrutiny function ensuring that it is effective and relevant and that it reflects the Council’s priorities.  You will also be part of our wider democratic and corporate governance function.

You will be responsible for the provision of high quality, independent and professional advice, assistance and guidance to members and officers.  You will be able to demonstrate high levels of political sensitivity and awareness and highly tuned negotiating skills as this post works at the centre of complex professional relationships. You will be enthusiastic and solution focused and have an excellent attention to detail. A current knowledge of Local Government decision making processes and experience in a similar role within the public sector is essential.

This is an opportunity to work at the heart of local decision making and play your part in outcomes for the people of Staffordshire.

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Closing Date: Sunday 15 September 2019.  NOTE - The closing date will be earlier if sufficient applications have been received.
Interview date – to be confirmed

For more information about the role please contact: Ann-Marie Davidson []

Please be aware, only application forms completed online will be accepted. We will not accept CV’s or Word application forms.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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