PA to the Leadership

Kirklees, West Yorkshire
£26,999 - £29,636
05 Sep 2019
18 Sep 2019
OCE 1822
Contract Type
Full time

Would you like to be part of an ambitious local authority, which is passionate about serving its diverse communities? Are you interested in developing your career where you can make a real difference to local people? This is a fast-paced role, you will have a passion to pursue a career in a public service setting, working closely with elected members and the senior leadership team.

This is a highly visible role - you will play a key part in maintaining and developing the Council's reputation with external stakeholders including important local partners, regional and national politicians, the media and businesses. You must have excellent political awareness and a good understanding of the council's shared outcomes. You will be expected to act with absolute discretion and support the Leader of the Council and their Cabinet. This is a high profile role - demanding a very professional and customer focused professional Personal Assistant and team manager - are you up for the challenge?

You’ll need secretarial experience, excellent diary management and IT skills along with a customer focused approach and ability work under pressure.

If you would like to talk to someone about this opportunity, please contact Richard Farnhill on 01484 221000 or at

The selection process for this role will take place on Thursday 26 September 2019.

In order to be shortlisted for this job please demonstrate how you meet the Person Checklist as detailed on the attached Job Profile.  CV's will not be accepted.