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Committee Support Officer (Legal)

Job Description

Service Care Legal are recruiting alongside a local authority in the South East of England who are seeking a Committee Support Officer to join their legal department on a temporary basis. Please find below further details regarding this position and the requirements for the role.

ROLE: Committee Support Officer
LOCATION: Oxfordshire
RATE: £18.21 to £19.99 per hour
CONTRACT: 37 hours per week, 3 to 6 months assignment

Please note that thisd role is a hyrbid working position.

The Role

  • To provide specialist support to the management of meetings and democratic governance
  • Reviewing draft reports, production of agendas, attendance at meetings, production of accurate minutes
  • Forward planning, in consultation with appropriate officers and members, of the business of the bodies allocated to you.
  • Lead on individual committees as allocated by the Head of Governance, acting as the lead for the Committee on matters such as agenda preparation, minute production and public attendance
  • Arranging the meetings adequately prepare the venue for the meetings

The Person

  • Substantial experience of committee administration ideally in a local authority
  • Demonstration of a proven commitment to customer services and the ability to suggest and advocate service improvements
  • Familiarity with IT systems (Microsoft Office, email, databases such as

If this sounds like an opportunity of interest, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969 , or email We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.