Job Vacancy - Markets Officer

Published: 21 October 2021

Lichfield City Council


24 hours per week.

Salary: £13,019 to £14,092 per annum (£20,092 - £21,748 Full Time Equivalent)

Closing date for applications: Friday 12 November 2021

The City Council is inviting applications for this permanent, part-time post. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing an efficient Markets service to include the weekly Tuesday, Friday and Saturday Markets held on Market Square. The successful applicant will ensure that code of conduct, licence conditions and operating procedures are adhered to at all times.  Other duties include collection of rents, allocation of pitches as necessary, input of markets finance data to SAGE accounts software, liaison with market traders and members of the public, non-Market Day bookings on the Square and social media promotion of the Market and its traders.   

Based at the City Council offices at Donegal House, Bore St, this is an interesting and varied post for which you should have a keen work ethic, good attention to detail, numeracy skills and a firm but fair manner.

Job Description/Person Specification

Application form

Hard copies can be obtained from Lichfield City Council (tel: 01543 250011 email:

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact the Deputy Town Clerk, Sarah Thomas on 01543 250011 or  

Interviews currently scheduled for w/c 22 November 2021