The position of deputy town clerk at Abingdon Town Council has been opened.

The role, paid between £45,441 and £49,498 per year, involves managing the administration team and overseeing council services like civic events and communications.

It also requires standing in for the town clerk when needed and undertaking the council’s day-to-day committee administration

Experience in committee administration is necessary, while previous public sector employment is favourable but not a necessity.

The successful applicant will be confident interacting with the public and councillors.

For more information, potential candidates can call the town clerk, Cherie Carruthers, on 01235 522642.

Applications should be returned by February 29 with interviews planned for the week commencing March 4.