Haverhill Town Council advertises for interim clerk

Current clerk Will Austin
Current clerk Will Austin

Haverhill Town Council is advertising for a temporary town clerk and responsible financial officer to cover to void left by Will Austin’s imminent departure.

Mr Austin, who took over the role from Gordon Mussett has tendered his resignation and will leave on March 14.

The council wants there to be an overlap prior to then, with the locum clerk/financial officer to carry out the formal role pending a permanent replacement.

With cover for the wider managerial role being provided from the current council, the clerk is expected to be a part-time three days a week role.

The council describes it as a possible secondment or development opportunity for a CiLCA qualified person with LC4 the substantive grade for the permanent position.

The salary is negotiable.

For further details contact Will Austin, Haverhill Town Council, Haverhill Arts Centre, High Street, Haverhill, CB9 8AR (01440 712858, townclerk@haverhill-tc.gov.uk).

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