Job Vacancy – Shrivenham Council Administration Assistant


Applications are invited for the post of

Administration Assistant

14 hours per week from 13th September 2016

Salary: SCP Scale 10-12 – £15,238-£15,823 (pro rata, dependent upon experience)

The Council is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified person to assist with day-to-day financial management. This is a new position and will be, in the first instance, a one-year contract with a possibility of a permanent contract. The successful candidate should have:

  1. Relevant previous experience of Local Government structure;
  2. Practical experience of the tendering process, contracts and invoicing;
  3. Experience in preparing and maintaining a Property and Asset register;
  4. And a willingness to pursue on-going training opportunities;

The Council has a designated office and the post holder will be expected to be available in the Council Office on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week for seven hours each day.

For further details of the post, job description and job application form please contact Shrivenham Parish Council by phone, at the Office address or by email.

Closing date for applications: 01 September 2016

Interviews will be held on 07 September 2016

Shrivenham Parish Council, Viscountess Barrington’s Memorial Hall, Highworth Road, Shrivenham, Swindon, Oxon, SN6 8BL.

Phone: 01793 782925 (Tuesday and Thursday only)