Democratic Support Assistant
RG31 7SD, Reading
£21,166 - £24,799
Permanent (Full time)
Salary: £21,166 - £24,799 per annum plus 5% salary for outside normal office hours meeting support
Location – Service Headquarters, Calcot, Reading
Excellent annual leave allowance 24 days plus public holidays and Flexible Working Hours and Onsite Gym Facilities
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a positive and enthusiastic person with proven administrative skills to join Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service as a Democratic Support Assistant.
You will help manage the administration of our Democratic Support Team which is an important part of the governance of Royal Berkshire Fire Authority decision making process.
You will be responsible for managing a number of internal meetings; producing agenda packs within statutory timescales and assisting in the delivery of the Member Development action plan.
The successful candidate will be:
- A well organised, methodical administrator
- Excellent in supporting the preparation of agenda/minutes/reports
- Able to build professional working relationships with Member Councillors, Senior Leadership Team and fire service colleagues
- Able to support the introduction of Committee Management System
In exchange for your experience and enthusiasm, we will offer support in building your career development. We will provide you with competitive annual leave, flexible working hours and onsite gym facilities.
Closing date for applications is 17:00 hours Monday 19 August 2019
Successful candidates will be invited to complete an in-tray exercise and attend an interview on Monday 2 September 2019
Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service is committed to equality of opportunity, and is actively seeking a more diverse workforce. If you are disabled and meet the essential criteria of the role, you will be guaranteed an interview.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Posted 113 days ago