Member Services Officer

Garstang Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3LH

14/05/2021

MEMBER SERVICES OFFICER - DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

LOCATION: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters, Garstang Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3LH

SALARY: Grade 6 SCP 18-25 £24,982 – £29,577

HOURS: 36.25 hours per week Monday to Friday. Flexi-time Working arrangements

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is looking to recruit a full-time Member Services officer to join a small democratic services team providing support to Combined Fire Authority members, senior fire officers, colleagues and members of the public.

Your main duties will include administering and clerking various committees and working groups. Meetings are being held virtually via Microsoft Teams during the coronavirus pandemic and the role includes facilitating virtual meeting participation and live streaming. You will be required to prepare formal and informal reports, leading on specific projects are also part of the role.

The ideal candidate will have experience of providing secretarial or administrative support and an understanding of the importance of confidentiality. You will also have an excellent standard of written English, be able to write clear and accurate minutes and be able to provide advice to members and staff.

You will have excellent ICT skills, be highly organised, flexible and able to meet deadlines.

We offer free car parking, a Local Government Pension Scheme, access to work place gym facilities and flexi-time. Partial remote working applicants would be considered and candidates must be able to work from home and in the office during the current Pandemic.

For an informal discussion please contact: Diane Brooks, Principal Member Services Officer on: 01772 866720 or Stephanie Collinson, Head of Media and Communications on: 01772 866787.

Diversity matters at Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service – we want to attract the broadest range of people to work with us and the more diverse the workforce, the better able we are to serve our community. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all individuals regardless of gender,ethnicity, disability, sexuality, social background, religion and/or belief or age.We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer.