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Our Legal Officer is a new role and we are looking for a qualified and experienced Advocate. The range of legal work we can offer is exciting, from supporting housing, planning and service contracts with the provision of comprehensive legal advice and guidance to taking the lead on litigation matters.  This position also offers an amazing career opportunity with a diverse, challenging legal workload plus advising in a political environment working collaboratively with Members and Senior Officers.  A good knowledge of local government would be an advantage. 

 

For the right person, this is a role that could offer responsibility, whilst the Council provides you with encouragement and development to ensure we continue to deliver outstanding service levels.

 

If you are ambitious, dedicated and efficient in delivering excellent service and can embrace the challenges and opportunities presented then we would like to hear from you. In return, we can offer you a tremendous opportunity in local government and an interesting but demanding role in a friendly and supportive environment. 

 

If you wish to discuss the role, please contact Kathy Rice, Chief Executive, on (01624) 696319

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Closing Date : Friday, 03 August 2018



An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ambitious, positive and innovative professional to join our Finance Team. We are building on our solid financial management to ensure that we meet the financial and non-financial challenges currently affecting local government.  You should be able to provide excellent support, information and advice to officers and Committees to ensure the highest level of service provision. 

 

An appreciation of the changes facing local government finance will be supported by your ability to report financial information clearly. You should have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in an accountancy environment with accountancy skills up to the level of the production of final accounts.  If you are driven, motivated and have the ability to work with colleagues at all levels as well as being a strong team player who uses initiative and diplomacy when liaising with both internal and external customers, then we would welcome an application from you.

 

If you wish to discuss the role, please contact Peter Pierce, Assistant Chief Officer (Finance) on (01624) 696360.

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Closing Date : Friday, 03 August 2018