Vacancy Title: Temporary Democratic Services Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Petersfield
Duration: 12 weeks min
REF: 1332428
Contact Name: Fran Curtis
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: 18 days ago

Vacancy Description

Temporary Democratic Services Manager
Location – Petersfield (hybrid working available)
Duration – 12 weeks could be extended
Hourly Rate – Dependent on experience
Start Date – Immediate
Dynamite recruitment is working with a very well-established business based in the Petersfield area.

Due to a busy period the client is looking for a Temporary Democratic services manager to come on board for a minimum of 12 weeks to support with a high-quality administrative service.
As a Temporary democratic services manager, you will be responsible for:
  • Overlook all the administration to ensure all decisions meet legislation
  • Manage the Democratic services team
  • Provide advice and support to members of the council to help with the decision-making process
  • Support with the Councillor training and development programme
  • Manage the team and councillor budgets
  • Setting up meeting locations
  • Performance management of the team, identifying areas for training.
  • Support with meeting preparation for the chairman
As a Temporary democratic services manager, you will have/be:
  • 2 years management experience
  • Previous experience within a democratic services position
  • Team centred approach
  • Ability to liaise with political leadership, senior management and external organisations
  • Thorough understanding of democratic processes and local government decision making
  • Ability to act with tact and diplomacy
  • Able to convey complex information
  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • Management qualification or relevant experience
To be considered please submit your CV immediately.