Senior Licensing Officer

Ashted Lock, Dartmouth Middleway, Birmingham B7 4AZ
£25,951 - £32,486
09 Oct 2018
25 Oct 2018
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Senior Licensing Officer

Working 36.50 hours per week

Salary: £25, 951 - £32,486

Location: Ashted Lock, Dartmouth Middleway, Birmingham B7 4AZ

The Licensing Service is divided into three teams: Hackney Carriage & Private Hire; General Licensing and Enforcement.

This vacancy is within our Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Team. This is an office based position.

To supervise and administrate all aspects of licensing dealt with by the Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Section including the processing of applications, advice on Council Policies and licensing requirements , attendance at Committee meetings & Court including the preparation of Committee reports and witness statements / appeal files in response to contested applications and subsequent appeals against Committee decisions.

Extensive experience & knowledge of all legislation administered by the section in particular the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976 and Town Police Clauses Act 1847

Ability to understand and apply legislation.

Ability to organise and prioritise work-load for self and others within a changing and flexible environment.

Ability to produce clear and concise non-standard letters & e-mails and formal reports.

Managing/Supervising a team or work group responsible for delivering a busy front line service.

A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) formerly CRB check will be undertaken

“Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.”

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