Street Trading & Scrap Metal Licensing and Enforcement Officer

2 days left

27 Sep 2019
25 Oct 2019
Engineering, Defence
Contract Type
Full Time
Working on behalf of a Local Authority, Aatom Recruitment has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Street Trading & Scrap Metal Licensing and Enforcement Officer on a 2 months contract with a possibility of an extension.

Purpose of the role -

To manage, regulate and enforce street trading legislation.
Ensuring the provision of an effective customer focused licensing, education and enforcement presence that delivers based on service prioritises.
Ability to engage with Councillors, community groups, residents, businesses and visitors to aid their knowledge of the service and its methods of meeting its prioritises, ensuring the integration of street trading with the surrounding retail business environment and residents.
To devise and deliver programmes and projects to aid in the pursuit of service priorities, namely (but not limited to) street trading licensing, revenue collection and licensee compliance.
To regulate street trading activities to legislative and other requirements

Knowledge/Skills/Qualifications/Experience -

Excellent listening, negotiation and influencing skills Action and outcome centred approach with the ability to make decisions
High level of tact and diplomacy in all interpersonal relationships with external contacts and colleagues and the skill to gain the co-operation of others
Personal committment to continuous service improvement and passionate about improving the customer experience of service delivery
Ability to build and manage effective relationships with partners and stakeholders
Ability to communicate effectively and professionally through written work.
Ability to communicate effectively with all customers , ensuring needs are met.
Ability to contribute towards staff training events and staff meetings
Ability to deal with, often complex and major, telephone, personal and written enquiries/complaints.
Ability to implement management instruction
Working With Legislation, Policy & Procedures
Ability to complete log entries and prepare reports / statements concerning non-routine technical and operational matters using a variety of methods.
Ability to complete written logs and statements to a high standard: especially when they maybe of a sensitive nature or required as evidence
Ability to deal with conflict across a range of issues and able to support others to identify solutions to problems. Ability to present complex, sensitive or contentious information to a range of audiences.
Ability to make decisions within delegated responsibility and to recognise when something requires higher level authorisation

To get more information about this role and how to apply please contact Keiran - (phone number removed)