Secretary

Kirklees
Corporate Services
Office of Chief Executive
Democracy
Secretary
37
Huddersfield and surrounding areas
Full Time, Permanent
Grade 7

£22,462 - £23,836

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, resilient & highly motivated person to join our team of Secretaries.   The team provides support to the Council’s Chief Executive, Strategic Directors and Service Directors.

You will ensure that a comprehensive and flexible service is provided, including diary and e-mail management, project support, co-ordinating meetings and events and managing and preparing information. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and advanced knowledge of applications and systems such as Microsoft Office.

You will be able to use your own initiative and work collaboratively as part of a team.  You will have excellent interpersonal skills, in order to build and maintain effective working relationships with a broad range of people.

With experience of providing administrative and secretarial support services in a large organisation you should have the ability to understand, and work effectively in a political environment and be able to deal with councillors and council issues impartially and with sensitivity. 

For an informal discussion please contact Jackie Smith on 01484 221000 or email Jackie.smith@kirklees.gov.uk

02 August 2020, 11:55 PM

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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This vacancy is closed to applications.