Trading Standards and Animal Health Manager.3021

Job Summary
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
09/03/2021 00:00
£42,821 - £46845
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Environmental Health / Trading Standards / Licensing
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
West Hartford Fire Station and H.Q.
Number of posts:
Closing date:
9 Mar
Further Information

"Trading Standards and Animal Health Manager The Council Northumberland County Council provides a large and diverse range of services across one of the largest counties in England. Local Governments ongoing challenges and the diversity of our communities and the aspiration of the council, to meet the needs of our residents, means we have to work smarter. Thats why we want bold, creative and agile thinkers who can help us move forward and innovate. For further information about working for Northumberland County Council, please click here. http://northumberland.gov.uk/working. The Service The post is based within the Housing and Public Protection Service. The Public Protection function is responsible for the delivery of a broad range of regulatory and enforcement activities, which are delivered across two business units, Business Compliance and Public Safety and Public Health Protection Unit. The Role Lead and co-ordinate the provision of strategic and statutory Trading Standards and Animal Health services across Northumberland, ensuring that corporate objectives and targets are met. Make a positive and effective contribution to the corporate management of the authority, the Public Protection Senior Officer Group, multi-partnership initiatives and community engagement. Act as service specialist officer in designated area(s) of work. Key responsibilities of the post include. You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the teams which make up the service and be expected to provide leadership and direction in these areas. The Trading Standards function incorporates food standards, fair trading, metrology and consumer advice and this is complemented by the animal health team. Experience across all these areas leads to a challenging but exciting work streams. Act as a positive member of the Public Protection senior officer group, encouraging collaboration and enthusiasm for effective management, inspiring a culture that delivers results and service excellence, promoting NCC values and brand. Develop and manage key relationships and external stakeholders, partners, local and regional professional bodies. We are offering. A starting salary of £42,821 - £46,845 (Band 10) Access to the Local Government Pension scheme A wide range of staff benefits including a comprehensive annual leave provision. Flexible working arrangements Essential requirements A comprehensive knowledge of the work and challenges faced by regulatory services. Relevant professional qualification and evidence of ongoing professional development A record of achievements across the role of regulatory services. For an informal discussion about this role please contact Darin Wilson on 01670 623704 or email darin.wilson@northumberland.gov.uk CLOSING DATE 8 MARCH 2021 To view a copy of the Job Description and Personal Specification please click here For guidance on completing your application and for information about our Equality and Diversity principl"