Electoral Services Manager – City of York Council

Employer: City of York Council

Salary: £40,964 to £46,412 per annum

Closing Date: 27 May 2024


Job advertisement

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to be the lead officer for our electoral registration and election functions here in the City of York.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop and manage a new team, working with the Head of Democratic Governance to implement an improvement plan to ensure that our elections are well run and that we provide an excellent registration service for local residents.

You should be an experienced electoral administrator, holding or working towards the AEA certificate, and looking to take the next step in your career.

The postholder will have access to secure government sites or email. In order to use these systems, the Cabinet Office requires the HR Team to carry out Baseline Personnel Standard Security (BPSS) checks.

This post is deemed as politically restricted. As designated politically restricted officers, employees will not be allowed to undertake certain activities. Please refer to the guidance attached for further information.

Hybrid working arrangements are available for this role. Each role at CYC is different and your working arrangements will be determined based on the requirements of the role and in collaboration with you and your needs as part of the recruitment process. Your contractual location will be the designated council office for your team.

The Council is committed to investing in the talent and wellbeing of our staff and can offer a generous annual leave allowance, access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, comprehensive Health & Wellbeing initiatives and a reward package which recognises your contribution. We can offer flexible working practices, community engagement and volunteer activities and, as part of our commitment to you, promote continuous Learning & Development. In addition, we also offer a growing range of discounts, rewards and savings.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Lindsay Tomlinson, Head of Democratic Governance at lindsay.tomlinson@york.gov.uk or on 07591 337143.

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