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Licensing Officer

  • Location: Sandwell, West Midlands
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Administrator
  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 1025_1500289059
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

PSR are delighted to be working with a Midlands Local Authority who are currently seeking an experienced Licensing Officer to join their well-known organisation either on a part time or full time basis (up to 37 hours.)

You will be working under the general direction of the Trading Standards Manager to provide technical and administrative support to the Trading Standards and Licensing Team. You will receive and process applications for general licences/permits and ensure that the conditions of these will be complied with. You will be responsible to carry out monitoring and enforcement duties in relation to license conditions issued by the section and the appropriate legislation. Community consultation will be carried out as directed by the Licensing Manager. It will be your responsibility to carry out your duties in line with the Council's policy and be sensitive and caring to the needs of the disadvantage in line with the Equality Act 2010.

The ideal candidate will have:
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Extensive knowledge to provide technical and administrative support to the Trading Standards and Licensing Team.
  • Great communication skills. You must be able to communicate with internal/external bodies at all levels.
  • You must have a good standard of education, followed by relevant formal possession of appropriate professional qualification.
  • You must have a minimum of 2 years' experience within the licensing environment.
  • A flexible approach towards working hours.
  • Ability to travel around the Borough

And in return…

You will receive a competitive salary and additional benefits package where you will receive a casual car users allowance.

If you have the knowledge, experience and passion for this role then we would love to hear from you. Please call me on 01785 715 505.