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Trader Liaison Officer
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: ECR/20/133344
  • Published: Mon 14/09/2020, 12:30 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 04/10/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Weekends, Part Time
  • Hours: 29.6 hours per week, Please see rota
  • Salary: £22183-£24491 FTE (£17746-£19593 Pro Rata)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Widnes, Halton, Cheshire, Cheshire

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Trader Liaison 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, gifts, specialist hobby stalls and more, this market is a staple of the local community and a popular shopping destination for those who live there and visitors alike.

Widnes Market is looking to appoint a Trader Liaison Officer to assist with the day to day operations of a busy market.

The post holder will be involved in the collection and banking of market rents and issue receipts as appropriate in accordance with the Council’s financial procedures.

Good organisation and timekeeping skills are essential as you will also be assisting the Markets Officer in the upkeep of trading records, including production of statistical data, and issuing licences to new traders in accordance with correct procedures.

You will ensure Market Protocols and other statutory regulations are applied in relation to the operation of the Market and its traders, including enforcement if required.

The post holder must be able to deal with and manage conflicts which may occur between traders and the public in a calm and professional manner. We are particularly interested in those who are able to draw on their experience in customer facing roles.

The role will also involve promoting the Market.

You must have the ability to work outside normal office hours, such as early morning and weekends. Please see below for the details of the rota you will be working:

 

Working pattern week 1

Monday

9am - 5.30pm

Tuesday

Day off

Wednesday

6am - 2.30pm

Thursday

9am - 5.30pm

Friday

9am - 5.30pm

Saturday

 Day off

Sunday

 Day off

Working pattern week 2

Monday

9am - 5.30pm

Tuesday

 Day off

Wednesday

9am - 5.30pm

Thursday

 Day off

Friday

9am - 5.30pm

Saturday

9am - 5.30pm

Sunday

 Day off

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

As part of the application process, you will be asked to complete two supplementary questions on this form. Please ensure you complete them to be considered for this role.

In return for your commitment we can offer you:

  • Flexible approach to your working hours 
  • Learning and development opportunities 
  • Generous pension scheme

Interviews will be held on the Tuesday 20th October 2020.