Job Vacancy - Civic Officer

Published: 26 January 2022

Civic Officer – Lichfield City Council


37 Hours/week SCP 18 to 22 (currently £24,982 - £27,041 p.a.)

Lichfield City Council is one of the largest Parish Councils in the Country and has a busy Civic schedule.

We are looking for a proactive, forward-thinking individual to provide comprehensive support to the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Sheriff of Lichfield to promote their civic roles, implement a programme of events and manage the Civic diary.

The Civic Officer requires a perfect balance of administrative skills and operational event expertise. Attention to detail is a key attribute for the successful candidate who will thrive on the diverse types of events and enjoy being involved in the planning and delivery of the ceremony of civic events.

This is a challenging and varied post, working closely with Civic dignitaries and senior council officers. You will be required to work to tight deadlines and will need to remain professional and maintain high levels of confidentiality and discretion at all times with some evening and weekend work Your varied tasks will include arranging and running events, drafting speeches, and organising and updating databases. You will liaise with venues, caterers, photographers, and suppliers, compiling guest lists, table plans and ordering supplies.

In return the City Council offers a competitive salary and supports flexible working. Working as part of a small, closely knit but very welcoming team, you would be based at Donegal House, Lichfield.

Job Description and Person Specification 

Application Form

Closing Date: 17 FEBRUARY 2022

Interviews to be held week commencing 28 February 2022

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