Senior Licensing Officer

Osborne Richardson
Up to £40 per hour
Closing date
9 Dec 2023

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Senior / Principal
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Details

Our local authority client, based in Essex are looking to appoint an experienced Senior Licensing Officer. Duties will include to Implement the Council's arrangements for Licensed Premises/Licensing of Hackney Carriage and Private Hire drivers, vehicles and operators in accordance with current legislation and good practice. You will also be expected to undertake specific enforcement duties to ensure all licensed premises/hackney carriage and private hire vehicles and operators, drivers, are operating in accordance with current legislation and the Councils Licensing conditions. Full JD is available upon request.

In order to be considered, you must hold a recognised formal qualification in Licensing, which can include Certificate of Higher Education in Licensing Law, BTEC in Licensing, or relevant subject such as an Environmental Health qualification or a comprehensive working knowledge and experience in a specialist field of Licensing. You must also have substantial post qualification experience as a Licensing Officer or similar role, with experience of working at a high level within a specialist licensing role including supervising more junior staff with the team. A sound working knowledge and experience of all licensing activities (Taxis and Premises) gained in local government or similar environment, including contact with the general public, members, other organisations and local businesses. Experience of conducting a variety of Licensing Inspections.

Our client is happy to consider Ful and Part time hours but have noted that at least 60% of this will be expected on site. This contract will run until the end of March 2024 and rates will start from £40 per hour.


About Osborne Richardson

Osborne Richardson are the market leading provider of professional Environmental Health recruitment services throughout the UK and have been providing services to Local Authorities and the private sector for 30 years.

We are able to offer a range of staffing solutions from short term contract to longer term consultancy services, from 1 member of temporary staff to a whole team of Consultants or permanent appointments.

Clients value our honesty and integrity and we have worked in partnership to develop long standing relationships across our network that allow us to deliver a professional and reliable service.

For job seekers, our unrivalled technical knowledge and long standing connections to the environmental health profession allows us to offer unbiased and informed advice to those at all stages of their career whether working on a contract or permanent basis.

For more information about how we can help and to see all of our current opportunities please visit our website

Osborne Richardson

3rd Floor, 66-68 Margaret Street, London W1W 8SR

Tel 0207 580 1500






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