The Somerset Drainage Boards Consortium is seeking to appoint a suitably experienced person to fill the position of Finance Officer. This is a responsible and rewarding role with variety from day to day. The successful applicant will be expected to be CCAB qualified.

The Axe Brue and Parrett Internal Drainage Boards are statutory public bodies set up under the Land Drainage Act to carry out flood risk and water level management within a large part of the County of Somerset which encompasses the Somerset Levels and Moors. The two Boards act together under a joint services arrangement entitled the Somerset Drainage Boards Consortium.

The post, which is part time and permanent is based at the Consortium Offices in Highbridge Somerset, carries with it a salary of £30,756 to £37,107 (pro rata) plus a generous pension scheme, excellent working conditions and flexible working option.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Mr Roger Burge on 01278 789906.

All applications, fully completed, should be received by noon on Friday 13 July 2018. Interviews will be held week commencing 16 July 2018.

Applications should be emailed to

Please contact the office if you require a hard copy of the job description or application form: 01278 789906.

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