Vacancy – Executive Officer Works and Estates Department


A vacancy has arisen for an Executive Officer within the Works and Estates Department based at Taunton. 

The Wessex Reserve Forces’ & Cadets’ Association (RFCA) is an independent, non-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and promoting the 3,000 tri-service Reservists and 15,000 Cadets across the seven counties of the South West (Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Dorset, Wiltshire, the City & County of Bristol and Gloucestershire), as well as providing support and assistance to the employers of Reservists and Cadet Force Adult Volunteers.  

As an organisation we engage with the community in order to improve understanding of the roles and needs of the Armed Forces in general and the Reserve and Cadet Forces in particular. We are dedicated to raising awareness of the contribution they make to the nation and our region. Most importantly, we ensure that the outstanding contribution made to the local community by members of the Reserve and Cadet Forces is recognised and celebrated by the local community.

The primary responsibilities are the administration of all freehold and leasehold and other property holdings, procurement and management of legal consultants and services and management of administrative support to the Department.

The salary is £26,350 per annum.         

Annual leave, excluding public holidays, is 25 days per annum rising to 30 days after 5 years service. Previous service in the public sector will count towards qualifying years’ service.

The successful applicant will be eligible to elect to join the Council of RFCAs Pension Scheme. This is a Career Average Revalued Earnings (CARE) Scheme.

For an application form and job description please follow this link.

Completed application forms with Curriculum Vitae required by Monday 30 November 2020.   

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