Town Clerk (Chief Officer) – Todmorden Town Council

Contract:  Permanent

Hours:       34 hours per week

Salary:      £35,934 to £38,813 per annum/pro rata

Closing date: Wednesday 3 July 

Todmorden Town Council is currently seeking a Town Clerk (Chief Officer) & Responsible Financial Officer. You will work in partnership with elected Members to provide leadership, vision and strategic direction and will be responsible for ensuring that the instructions of the Council in connection with its function as a local authority are carried out. You will be required to be present at the Council meetings as legal and financial adviser and to take minutes.

The Council is looking for someone with IT, administration, report writing and communication skills who can demonstrate they meet the requirements in the person specification. Significant experience of all aspects of administration in a local government setting is essential as well as a proven track record in financial management. The job will also feature regular agenda production, minute taking and report writing.

Download: Job Description / Person Spec / Application Form

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Safia Kauser, current Locum Town Clerk on 01706 548135 or via email

Completed application forms will need to be emailed to by Midnight, Wednesday 3 July 2019.

Interviews are expected to take place on Tuesday 16 July 2019.

Todmorden Town Council
Todmorden Community College
Burnley Road, Todmorden OL14 7BX