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Senior Licensing Officer - LB Barking & Dagenham Closing Date: 09/01/2022

Senior Licensing Officer

REF. ENFO00059

Salary: £34,884 - £37,722 per annum

Regulatory Services

Environmental Health

Permanent, Full Time



About this job

An opportunity has arisen to work within the Council’s Regulatory service as Senior Licensing Enforcement Officer and duties of the role, include assessment of technical suitability of business premises where appropriate, in respect of licensable activities to ensure compliance with relevant legislation, rules of management, Codes of Practice and guidance, to assist with mediation in suitable cases. Also, undertaking enforcement inspection in respect of both licensed and unlicensed premises and carry out enforcement action and any follow up legal proceeding. Act as the responsible authority officer under the Licensing Act.

About you

We want a self-motivated individual who possesses excellent communications skills in providing a customer focused service to businesses, stakeholders, Councillors, and members of public in professional manner and provide technical advice and assistance.

About us

This is an exciting time to join the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham as we have been on a journey over the last few years, one that has seen us transform the council and the way we deliver our services. At the heart of this transformation is our community. We are committed to growth, to playing its role in London and delivering for its community. We aspire to become a destination of choice, where people stay and feel welcome. Our vision is one borough, one community, London’s growth opportunity. We were recently voted Council of the Year in 2018 recognition of our forward thinking, dynamic and innovative approach to the community services. We offer a competitive pay package, a positive approach to flexible working, investment in your learning and development as well as a commitment to your wellbeing. For informal discussion about the post, please contact Theo Lamptey by email on

To apply, please complete the application including how you meet the requirements of the person specification as indicated in the job description.

INTERVIEW DATE: 17/01/2022

CLOSING DATE: 09/01/2022

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