Interim Monitoring Officer

Local Authority in the North of England

Starfish are supporting a Local Authority Client in the North to recruit an Interim Monitoring Officer to lead the Legal and Democratic Services for 3 to 6 months from May.

  • Oversee and supervise the provision of Legal and Democratic services within the Council, while actively contributing to its strategic direction.
  • Spearhead the formulation of strategies and policies, advocating for organisational priorities and initiatives.
  • Offer informed advice and guidance to elected officials regarding the planning and execution of council services.
  • Fulfil the role of Monitoring Officer for the Council, serving as a dedicated governance expert.


The role is fully hybrid with the need to be present for key meetings.


To apply, please send a copy of your CV to or call 07596 563243 for a confidential discussion.