Elections Manager

Salary: £36,823 to £45,357

About Three Rivers District Council

Three Rivers District in South West Hertfordshire straddles the north west corner of the M25 on the edge of Greater London. The district is a mixture of beautiful countryside, villages and small towns. The area has a diverse range of sectors and businesses and is a centre for the film industry with Warner Brothers at Leavesden forming part of a studio cluster along with Elstree and Pinewood is a short drive away.

At a glance
• 700 historic assets and 22 conservation areas, 77% of the district is in the Green Belt.
• 1,914 NNDR registered businesses with the economy providing 39,000 jobs
• Very low crime rate
• The district ranks highly for business registrations and start ups with a highly skilled and trained workforce, high employment levels with GVA and weekly earnings above average

The Department:
The Elections team are responsible for compiling and maintaining a register of electors and ensuring that elections are administered effectively without legal challenge.

The Role:
You will be expected to be the Council’s expert on all electoral matters. To be responsible for the management and delivery of all aspects of electoral registration and elections administration for the Council, meeting the standards set by the Returning Officer, Electoral Commission and Cabinet Office.

What we are looking for:
We are looking for an experienced elections professional that is a member of the AEA. You must have experience of electoral and registration law as well as a track record of high performance.

What we offer:
Salary range £36,823 to £45,357.

We offer an excellent benefits package, including competitive salary, 28 days holiday - rising to 30 days (if applicable), a generous employer contribution pension scheme, life assurance, flexible working, career development, free on-site parking, cycle-to-work scheme, discounted leisure centre membership, employee volunteering schemes and access to discounted activities and days out.

Closing Date: 7th June 2022.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Kimberley Grout, Executive Head of Services on 01923 776611

A basic DBS / Enhanced DBS check will be carried out for this post

Please apply here.