Ashfield – Service Manager – Electoral Services

Employer: Ashfield District Council

Salary: £38,813 - £41,675 per annum (pay award pending)

Closing Date: 9th August 2020

Job Details and Requirements

We are looking for an enthusiastic, well organised and experienced individual for the key post of Service Manager – Electoral Services. You will manage and deliver high quality and effective elections and electoral registration services for the District.  You will lead a small team and also recruit and oversee the work of electoral canvassers and temporary election staff.

You will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational and management skills.

A good working knowledge of Elections software (preferably Xpress) is essential.

You will be educated to degree level and hold or be working towards the AEA Certificate in Electoral Administration.

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Canvassing of Members of the Council (directly or indirectly) for any appointment shall disqualify the candidate for that appointment. Applicants should disclose if they are related to a Member or Officer of the Authority.

Closing date:             9th August 2020
Interview date:          18th August 2020

Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.