Democratic Services/Scrutiny Officer

East Anglia
£25 - £35 Per Hour
10 Jan 2019
07 Feb 2019
Emma Walker
Practice area
Other, Public law
Contract type

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Democratic Services/Scrutiny Officer to join a public Sector organisation in East Anglia for an initial period of 9 to 12 months. Applications will be considered on either a full or part time basis

You will provide professional and non-political support for the Overview and Scrutiny, and Audit and Governance committees as well as demonstrating an ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a politically sensitive environment. You will have highly developed diplomacy and negotiation skills and an ability to communicate efficiently and confidently with members, officers at all levels, external agencies and the public.

You will be enthusiastic, and solution focussed, and have an excellent attention to detail, good political awareness and a working knowledge of local government decision making processes.

Experience of working in the public sector is essential.

The hourly rate offered is between £25 - £35 per hour dependent on experience. The role is ideally offered on a full-time basis with the possibility of flexible homeworking available.

To apply for this vacancy please contact either Emma Walker or Philippa Turner on 0121 616 0660 or email your CV to

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Venn Group aim to achieve the highest standards so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

Venn Group acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

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