Committee Manager/Consultant - Democratic Services

Location Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Job type Contract
Salary Market related
Contact Hollie Mills
Reference 160952

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum role for a Committee Manager/Consultant to work within Democratic Services based in Oxford.

This role has an initial 6-month contract.

Main duties:

  • Support and provide much needed capacity to the Principal Governance Officer
  • Implementing a new approach to supporting Overview & Scrutiny (O&S) arrangements
  • Identify what capacity is needed to support the planned three O&S scrutiny committees
  • Identify best practice and implement processes to ensure an effective O&S process, providing relevant members with the right training, support and skills to achieve this
  • Working with the Principal Governance Officer to help improve committee services and support for members, ensuring quality and accuracy of service delivery and implementing best practice
  • Working with the Principal Governance Officer to review capacity and capability of the existing Democratic Services team and provide the Director of Law and Governance with a clear set of recommendations

Requirements of the Committee Manager/Consultant:

  • You must have similar experience of improving services at a County, large district or Unitary level
  • Knowledge of and experience in implementing good practice within the committee services/governance field of work and extensive experience
  • Able to work closely with members to understand their needs and design services to meet those
  • Must have excellent communication and written skills, able to work collaboratively and a proven record of improving services, with a particular emphasis on quality of practice

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive recruitment knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands

Contact:
This Committee Manager/Consultant role is advertised by Hollie Mills; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

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