Licensing Manager

£35,173 - £39,492
22 Nov 2018
12 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Health Partnership

JOB TITLE:                           Licensing Manager

SALARY:                                £35,173 - £39,492 (37 hours per week Mon-Fri)

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Licensing Officer looking for a new challenge.

Situated within the Environmental Health Partnership, you’ll lead the Licensing and Support Team in the delivery of the Licensing Service. The Partnership provides Environmental Health and Licensing functions across both Fareham and Gosport councils whilst maintaining the individual identity of both.

You’ll ensure Council policies and enforcement follow legal frameworks, interpret licencing laws and be the Council expert in licencing for both Fareham and Gosport.

You’ll lead the co-ordination and development of licensing policies and support and assist Officers within Environmental Health, Parking and Licensing to improve service delivery and performance.

You’ll manage a Support Team who undertake routine taxi licensing, TENs and Personal licences. The team provide reception, admin and finance support for the department, book pest control appointments and carry out parking administration across Fareham and Gosport as well as other ad hoc duties.

You’ll ensure the Support Team have the resources and support to enable them to carry out their varied roles.

Experience of licensing and enforcement will be essential for the successful person.

Organisation skills, accuracy and flexibly in your approach to work will be essential in achieving job requirements across both boroughs.  You’ll need good communication skills, to present a positive image and deliver excellent customer service.

It is our people who innovate, develop relationships with our customers and partners, deliver our services and find new ways to improve efficiency and productivity.  At Fareham, we aim to attract, develop and retain the very best people to carry out the work required. In return, you would be joining a happy team and a well-managed Council. We offer a great pension scheme, authorised parking, childcare vouchers, flexible working and a car lease scheme to name a few of the benefits of working for us. We take pride in receiving feedback from others who say we are a ‘friendly and professional organisation’

At Fareham Borough Council, we pride ourselves on our customer service which is at the heart of everything we do. We’re committed to putting customers first and recognise that every single one of us makes a difference.

For an informal discussion about the above post please contact Ian Rickman, Head of the Environmental Health Partnership, on 01329 236100 or e-mail:

You can apply for this position using our online application form via the link below or send a CV and tailored covering letter outlining why you feel you are suitable for the position to

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Closing Date: 12 December 2018


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