Vacancy Details

Licensing Officer

Elmbridge Borough Council
£28,407 to £36,192 per annum
Elmbridge Borough Council, Civic Centre, High Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9SD
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
23/12/2020 at 12:00 PM
Elmbridge Borough Council

2 x Licensing Officer

Licensing Team, Environmental Services

Salary: £28,407 to £36,192 (S6 - SO2).

Permanent - Fulltime (36 hours - preferably across the working week).

We are seeking two individuals with a passion for local government licensing and with proven technical ability and expertise. Could you be one of them?

As part of the Licensing Team at Elmbridge you will demonstrate a sound knowledge of licensing within key areas such as taxi, gambling and alcohol legislation. You will have previous experience of regulation and enforcement within a local government setting.

This is an incredible opportunity if you have a can-do attitude and you strive to work to the best of your ability. We can help you develop further skills you may need, supported by great training and development opportunities.

If you see a challenge as an opportunity to improve and are open to change and new ways of working, we want to hear from you.

Why Elmbridge?

We know we ask a lot, but the good news is that we give a lot too.

  • Learning and development:
    • We will support you on that journey by creating a bespoke learning and development plan for you.
  • Wellbeing:
    • When you thrive Elmbridge thrives, which is why we have developed a strong and varied wellbeing programme for our employees, from mindfulness to lunchtime table tennis – the options are there for you.
  • The package:
    • Not forgetting our excellent pension and ‘Thrive’ package of employee benefits and discounts with various local businesses. There is also free employee parking.



While the post is advertised as a full-time position, we will consider flexible working requests. A willingness to undertake homeworking when required is essential. The roles require site visits to be undertaken within the borough.

The closing date for applications is 23 December 2020 at 12pm.

Interviews dates: Tues 19 & Weds 20 January 2021.

For an informal discussion please contact Principal Licensing Officers Alia Knights on 01372 474737 ( or David Curtis on 01372 474846 (

Equal Opportunities

Elmbridge Borough Council - Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Please note that we do not accept CVs. We only accept online applications. Our applications can take up to 2hrs to complete.


To apply use the "Apply Online" button below, which will take you to our Applicant Tracking System ('ATS') where, once you have applied, you can log on to your online account at any time to view the status of any of your applications. By using ATS, you can track the progress of your application(s), receive communications by email, select your own interview time online and see whether you have been made a conditional offer.

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