Business Standards Officer (EH) x2 Posts

14 Jul 2017
19 Jul 2017
Job Type
Business Standards Officer (EH) x2 Posts (x1 full time 36 hours and x1 part time job-share 18 hours)PO2 - GBP35,961 - GBP36,912Work Hours: 36 Hours per WeekHackney is London's most diverse and dynamic borough. Stretching from the edge of the City, to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, it is an area of rapid economic growth, particularly in the tech, media, fashion and other creative industries. Hackney has more green space than any other inner London borough, some of the capital's best schools, and first class transport connections, which combined with excellent local public services and a thriving arts, cultural and retail sector, are fast making it one of London's most popular areas to live, work and visit. The challenge for Hackney is to make sure that the borough's economic growth provides benefits for everyone who lives here, and to create opportunities that will transform the lives of local people.As the Business Standards Officer you will work with the Business Regulation Team Leader and Principal Environmental Health Officer to monitor and quality assure the work of the team overall in accordance with legislative requirements and operational best practice. The BSO will lead on monitoring and updating service procedures and working practices in line with legislative requirements and best practice. The officer will lead on establishing business and community partnership approaches, behaviour change interventions and helping eliminate red tape ensuring that service procedures reflect the ambition of the authority and are informed by customer insight and are customer focused.The BSO will ensure that the officers within the Environmental Health team and colleagues within the wider service area are kept abreast of any legislative and technical developments and undertake the general and professional duties of a qualified Environmental Health professional.At Hackney, we go that extra mile for our residents; we offer a work environment which is stimulating, fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high profile organisation. If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please visit our website via the button below to apply.It is essential that you attach a supporting statement, addressing how your skills, knowledge and experience would enable you to meet all aspects of the post, as indicated in the job description and person specification. The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post. Closing Date: Sunday 16th :59Interview Date(s): w/c 31st July 2017We are passionate about equal opportunities and welcome a diversity of talent to apply.