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Latest News


01/02/2016 - Job vacancy


The Parish Council has a vacancy for a finance officer.




Responsible Financial Officer

Salary SCP 23 currently 10.84 per hour

10 hours per week including attendance at evening meetings,

working from Scaynes Hill Millennium Village Centre


Lindfield Rural Parish Council has a vacancy for a Responsible Finance Officer to maintain all financial records of the Council and administrate its finances.


Candidates should be experienced and proficient in the preparation of accounts, records for audit purposes and VAT. They will be expected to carry out payroll activities and provide financial reports for Council meetings. This experience should be backed up with a suitable qualification.


Candidates should be very competent in the use of MS Excel and preferably be experienced in using Local Council accounting software packages.


A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail is required in this post which will report to the Parish Clerk.


To download an application pack including a Person Specification, Job Description & Application Form to apply, please visit http://www.sussexalc.org.uk/vacancies.asp Please note that CVs will not be accepted, applicants must complete and return an application form to apply.


Closing date for all applications: 4th March 2016



01/02/2016 - Neighbourhood Plan - referendum result


The Referendum was held on Thursday 28 January


The result was 95% Yes on a turnout of 28.6%.




The result can be seen on the following MSDC page: