PO5: Starting salary £43,503 pa rising in annual increments to £46,347 pa incl LW
PO5: Starting salary £43,503 pa rising in annual increments to £46,347 pa incl LWplus 10% out of Office hours working allowance.
Lambeth stretches from the banks of the Thames opposite the Houses of Parliament to Streatham and West Norwood in the south, via the South Bank, Clapham, Brockwell Park, iconic Brixton and the UK’s busiest station at Waterloo. With over 1400 licensed premises, bustling markets, iconic venues and public events across our town centres, the borough is home to diverse, strong and engaged communities.
There is now an exciting opportunity to manage Lambeth Council's Licensing service. The successful applicant will manage the Licensing team and the delivery of day to day activities including processing applications, dealing with enquiries and complaints, ensuring quality and compliance, and enforcement action under the various licensing regimes. As Licensing Manager you will liaise and work closely with colleagues across the Council, Elected Members, licensed premises, Business Improvement Districts, statutory agencies such as the Police and Public Health, residents and community groups.
A good level of knowledge and experience in licensing is required for the post. Attention to detail, good communication skills including the confidence to deal with challenging or difficult situations, and a focus on results are also essential.
Regular working outside of normal office hours is required, including night time visits, for which an out of hours allowance is paid.
Successful candidates will be offered the post subject to clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information can be found at www.disclosure.gov.uk
The closing date for receiving completed application forms is Sunday, 16 September 2018 at midnight.
Please download the job description and person specification via this link.