Policy & Administrative Assistant

Job Information

Salary: £18,819 - £20,910 p.a

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time

Hours: 37 per week

Location: Hailsham, East Sussex


Open to Job Share

We are looking for someone with an interest in Local Government to work in our Policy team which deals with partnership working, public and media relations and policy development across the broad spectrum of District Council work. You will provide administrative and financial support to the team and assist in a wide range of activities and projects including research, drafting reports and data analysis. You will also assist colleagues in other departments in their day to day use of the performance management system and arrange and attend meeting and consultation forums on a wide range of topics.

You will have previous experience in a similar role and substantial office experience together with excellent written and verbal communication skills, a good level of IT skills and a good level of education to include GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths.

We offer an excellent package, including competitive salary, career average salary pension scheme, an employee benefit scheme offering a range of discounts and salary sacrifice schemes, flexitime and discounted leisure centre membership.

Wealden District Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is available as a job share if you are looking for part time hours.

Job Description

Closing Date: 28/02/2020

Interview Date: Friday 13th March 2020

Post Number: B3017