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Markets Officer
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: ECR/20/120877
  • Published: Mon 10/02/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 01/03/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time, Weekends
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £24799 - £26999 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Halton Borough Council, Cheshire

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Markets Officer

Are you ready to become part of the team at one of the North West's finest indoor markets? Featuring fashion, food and drink, entertainment products, homeware,specialist hobby stalls and more, this market is a staple of the local community and a popular shopping destination for locals and visitors alike.

Halton Borough Council is seeking to appoint a Markets Officer who will be responsible for the day to day operational duties of Halton’s Markets to ensure they operate effectively and efficiently.

You must have experience of working in a markets/retail environment and you will have practical knowledge of legislation, regulations and standards within markets, you will also assist with the development and implementation of the Markets protocols and procedures.

You must have a flexible approach which needs to be consistent to traders and customers alike, along with the ability for forward planning to ensure the markets are promoted and advertised at every opportunity.

You will have direct responsibility for the Security Team and Market Attendants, who are responsible for the day to day maintenance and general upkeep of the market buildings and surrounding areas, arranging rotas and ensuring they carry out their duties efficiently.

Ability to work outside normal office hours, such as early morning and weekends is essential for this role.

In return for your commitment we can offer you:

  • Flexible approach to your working hours 
  • Annual Leave allowance of up to 33 days per year
  • Learning and development opportunities 
  • Generous pension scheme

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Catherine Haworth, Technical and Property Support Manager on 0151 511 8176

Interviews will be held on 12th/13th March 2020