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Licensing Specialist
  • Employer: Folkestone & Hythe District Council
  • Reference: CS/21/146961
  • Published: Mon 29/03/2021, 16:10 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 21/04/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £27,061 - £31,042 (Grade E)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2QY, Kent

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Licensing Specialist

Folkestone & Hythe is a dynamic and innovative place to live, work and visit.  We offer a flexible working environment, corporate membership and reward schemes, Employee Assistance Programme, and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme.

We are currently looking for a Licensing Specialist. The post would be suitable for a licensing professional with at least one year of local authority enforcement experience.

The post holder will be responsible for issuing and monitoring compliance with all licenses, registrations and associated conditions as well as investigating complaints and undertaking enforcement action when appropriate. This will include, premises licenses, gambling, street trading, hackney carriage and private hire, animal welfare, caravan sites and scrap metal dealers. Duties will also include the requirement to attend Licensing Hearings and Court and to give evidence and present issues and reports to the Licensing Committee and the Licensing sub Committee.

For an informal discussion regarding this role please contact Nicola Wilson (Environmental Health & Licensing Senior Specialist) on 07541 955628 or email: