Licensing and Enforcement Officer

Harborough District Council
Market Harborough
Grade 5 (£22,434 to £24,717) Pro rota
28 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time

Job title: Licensing and Enforcement Officer

Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire

Status: Fixed Term

Hours: 29.6 hours per week

Grade: Grade 5 (£22,434 to £24,717) Pro rota

Car user: Essential (Currently under review)

Harborough District Council's vision is to work with communities in a vibrant, safe and prosperous district and to bring the best opportunities to all.

The Council is seeking to appoint a Licensing and Enforcement Officer for maternity cover for a period of 6 to 12 months to support the Licensing team within Regulatory Services.    The successful candidate will undertake a range of technical and administrative duties and responsibilities in relation to specialist licensing services.

We are looking for someone who will provide an excellent quality service to all customers, meet targets and performance standards, relevant to the assigned duties in order to achieve high standards of service delivery.  You will be required to carry out inspections, visits and investigations and other relevant activities in relation to licensing matters and provide advice as required. You will be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, including drafting reports and dealing with correspondence.

As a member of a team, you will contribute to the delivery of the licensing enforcement programme and respond to complaints and other requests for services.  You must be capable of preparing all correspondence, records and technical reports, contribute to negotiations and discussions to achieve the team's objectives.  The successful candidate with be educated to GCSE grade C level in Mathematics and English or be able to demonstrate equivalent aptitude and have experience using MS Word, Excel, Outlook and Internet Explorer.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is midday on Friday 9th December 2016. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 21st December 2016.

Desirable criteria from the person specification may be used for sifting purposes.

Our preferred method of receipt of application is via the online application form.

Should you have any difficulties submitting your application please email or telephone (01858) 821304/7. 

CVs will not be accepted. 

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