Democratic Services supports many of the Councils’ activities and are committed to ensuring an efficient, highly effective service with a strong customer focus. We are looking for an organised and positive committee administrator who will be responsible for providing a full administrative service to Committees and other bodies at Eastbourne or Lewes or across both according to need. You will also play a supporting role in the delivery of elections.
The successful candidate will have worked in Democratic Services or a similar role with experience of working with elected members including knowledge of how local government works and an understanding of elections related activity. Also required are strong all-round communication skills, political awareness and diplomacy, as well as reliability and calmness under pressure.
You will be required to work over our Lewes and Eastbourne Offices. Evening work and out of hours working will be a regular feature and this will be discussed further at interview.