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Senior Licensing Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
02/10/2019
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/10/2019 23:59
Salary:
Grade 7 (SCP 26-30) £29,636 - £32,878
Job Category:
Environmental Health / Trading Standards
Vacancy ID:
191914
Employment Location:
Jack Crawford House
Post Number:
50013654
Closing date:
16 Oct
Further Information

Sunderland City Council is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Senior Licensing Officer to assist in the promotion and safeguarding of public safety through the operation of an effective and efficient licensing and regulatory regime.

The successful applicant will have a positive ‘can do’ attitude, demonstrate experience in enforcing legislation and handling criminal evidence and possess a sound knowledge and understanding of local authority licensing functions. They will assist in the drive to improve our customer services including the digitalisation of processes for hackney carriage and private hire licensing.

The post holder will also proactively engage with businesses, trade representatives, licence holders and applicants along with other partner agencies involved in the regulation of licensable activities.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact the Recruiting Manager Steve Wearing, Principal Licensing Officer on 0191 561 5020 or by email: steve.wearing@sunderland.gov.uk

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.


Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.