Finance & Administration Officer

Penzance, Cornwall
SCP 19-22 (£18,746 - £20,661)
15 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Paula Smith
Contract Type
Full Time

Penzance Town Council

Finance & Administration Officer

Salary RangeSCP 19-22 (£18,746 - £20,661)

Penzance Town Council is seeking an experienced and forward looking person for the full-time post of Finance & Administration Officer.  This is a key post providing general finance and administrative support to the Town Council and members of the Council’s Management Team.

This is an exciting and challenging time to join an expanding team of officers serving a Council that is committed to a programme of growth and reform as more facilities and responsibilities are devolved to the Town Council in line with Cornwall Council’s county-wide programme of devolution.

The position requires an individual with strong customer service and inter-personal skills, a ‘can do’ attitude and a proven track record in business administration and teamworking.  Excellent communication (written and oral) and IT skills (MS Office suite of applications) are essential.  An aptitude for financial/accounting matters is also required.

If you would like to discuss the vacancy please ring Paula Smith (Support Services Manager/ Responsible Finance Officer) on 01736 363405. 

An application form and information pack can be obtained from:

Penzance Town Council, Penlee Centre, Penlee Park, Penzance TR18 4HE


Closing date for applications is noon on Monday 2 October 2017 and interviews will take place on Friday 6 October 2017.