Locum Deputy Monitoring Officer – £500 - £600 per day – Remote Working – East Midlands
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are excited to be recruiting for a Deputy Monitoring Officer to join a Public Sector Organisation legal team in the East Midlands.
The assignment is offered for an initial period 3-6 months with the possibility of extension thereafter dependent upon an upcoming organisation restructure. This role will be offered on a predominantly remote basis with the expectation of attending the office 1-2 days a week from July. Due to the managerial nature of the role, ideally the client would like someone to take on the position who is available to work 3-5 days per week.
Duties may include:
Supporting the Monitoring Officer (MO) with statutory duties and deputising for the MO including during prolonged covid related sickness absence
Deputising for the MO at Executive Management Team (Directors, CFO and CEO) meetings and being part of the extended Executive Leadership team
Leading the legal team including service development, operational management, recruitment of legal, governance and company secretary staff and management, development, support and supervision of staff
Leading on the review and implementation of revised arrangements for the Overview & Scrutiny function including commissioning the CFGS
Leading on the review and implementation of revised Information Governance arrangements including management of the UK GDPR function
Deputising for the MO including leading and managing the Procurement and Democratic Services Teams
Advising on Local Government Law and the constitution including statutory powers, mayoral General Power of Competence and decision making of the CA Board and Officers
The position offers a daily rate of £500-£600 dependent upon levels of experience.
To apply for this position, please contact Connie Ross or Tom Hoult at Venn Group on 0121 616 0660, alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
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