Eynsham Parish Council News

Parish Council Job Vacancy 5 Apr 2018 Responsible Finance Officer

Eynsham Parish Council is seeking an experienced and reliable person for the part-time post of RFO. This is a key financial and administrative management position working with the Clerk and 15 Council members.

Eynsham is the fourth largest settlement in West Oxfordshire.  It has a thriving community and faces exciting and challenging times ahead.  The Bartholomew Room, Pavilion, 3 play areas and various green spaces are owned and maintained by the Council.  The Council has a number of ongoing long term projects and is a proactively represented at wider local Government levels.  The RFO is responsible to the Parish Clerk for managing the Council’s £99,000 budget and accounts.  The Council’s support services include financial management, payroll, some committee administration support and human resources.

The position requires an individual with strong organisational and inter-personal skills who has experience in financial/accounting management.  Applicants need to be IT proficient (in particular Microsoft Office and payroll applications) and ideally be Rialtas Omega trained.

The role is 15 hours per month undertaken at the RFO’s home address and attendance at periodic evening meetings in Eynsham will be required.  Office equipment is provided.

Salary range: SCP 26-29 (£23,398 – £25,951 pro rata) plus allowances.  Training will be provided where necessary.

For further information and an application form, please contact the Clerk – epc.clerk@eynsham-pc.gov.uk  M07956 901622

Closing date for applications 5.00pm on 3 May 2018.