Cemetery & Administration Officer

Salary: £22,369 to £24,054

This is a Permanent Full Time position

Oadby and Wigston Borough Council is looking to recruit a Cemetery Administration Assistant to administer the Cemetery and allotment functions of the Council.

We are looking for someone who can accurately administer all the clerical support for the Council’s Cemetery function including liaising with the Sexton, allocation of graves, eligibility for burial, entries in the burial register, deeds, headstones, relevant permissions required and resolution of complaints and queries.

The individual will require a sympathetic approach, tact and diplomacy when engaging with Funeral Directors and members of the public at a sensitive time, in particular when dealing with complaints and queries.

This is a varied role and also includes remotely administering the Council’s pay and display parking machines to ensure that the machines are operational and resolve income receipt issues and dealing with Council Parking complaints and queries including first stage penalty notice appeals in the absence of the Car Parking Administrator.

To apply for this role you must complete our online application form https://myaccount.oadby-wigston.gov.uk/service/OWBC_Job_Application_Form (CVS will not be accepted)

If you have not heard from us within 14 days of your application, please assume on this occasion your application has not been successful. Feedback will not be provided at this stage of the recruitment process

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Monday 5th December 2022 @ 12:00 midday

Interview Date : TBC

Closing date: Monday, 5 December 2022

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