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City Chambers, 249 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1YJ
£40,275 - £47,654 per year
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36 hours per week
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Job Description

Corporate Services

Senior Executive Officer 
City Chambers 

Salary: £40,275-£47,654 per year
Hours: 36 per week

A vacancy has arisen within Member Services as Business Manager (Senior Executive Officer) to one of the political groups.   The role involves the management of a small team which supports the Elected Members in their ward casework, manages diaries for the councillors and provides general administrative support to those councillors.  The postholder will assist in the preparation for Council and Committee meetings and undertake a range of engagement with other political group and Executive Directors.  The role requires a candidate  with excellent organisational skills, experience in staff management, ideally an interest in politics and an understanding of the Council’s decision making processes.  Some experience of managing customer contacts and complaints processes would be helpful.

We're committed to creating a workplace culture where all our people feel valued, included and able to be their best at work, and we recognise the benefits that a diverse workforce with different values, beliefs, experience, and backgrounds brings to us as an organisation.

Our salary range typically reflects the initial starting salary and annually increases until it reaches the top of the range.  For roles in grade 5 or above, annual increments in our contribution zones are dependent on achieving agreed performance goals.

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