Scams Enforcement Officer

3-5 St James Road, Dudley, DY1 1HZ
£28,673 to £31,346 per annum
27 Apr 2021
18 May 2021
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Flexible hours

We are seeking a Scams Enforcement Officer to join our scams team which has recently received permanent funding following a successful three year project.


Hours: 37 per week

Salary: Grade 8

Location: 3-5 St James Road, Dudley, DY1 1HZ

The role primarily involves visiting residents in the borough who have been affected by scams to offer advice & support as well as enforcing legislation relating to scams, doorstep crime and financial abuse of the elderly and vulnerable.

Experience in a trading standards, policing or fraud investigation background or similar is required as well as either a trading standards qualification or willingness to train for a trading standards qualification along with excellent communication skills and the ability to manage demanding caseloads.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and vulnerable adults; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

For further information or an informal chat please contact Chris King on 01384 814669 or via email:

N.B. We reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised date should we receive a large number of applications.


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