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Marine Licensing Casework Manager

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Job summary

£28,891 - £33,094
MS-LOT Pay Supplement* £5,000 per annum pro rata
Around 37.00 per week
Closing Date
11 June 2019 at midnight
IRC70239 E
Employment Type
Permanent Employee

We are currently seeking applications for a Marine Licensing Casework Manager within Marine Scotland based in Aberdeen. This is a permanent and pensionable appointment and new entrants will normally start on the minimum of the pay range. Candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria below will be invited to the assessments.

The Licensing Operations Team in Marine Scotland provides a ‘one-stop shop’ for marine licences and Section 36 consents in Scottish Waters. The successful post holder will be responsible for processing applications for consents and licences, to contribute to the teams compliance and enforcement activity and manage risks through ensuring that procedures are followed. You will provide a high quality service to the Licensing Operations Team, Ministers, applicants, and stakeholders in a dynamic fast paced and evolving environment.

Qualifications Required
For jobs in Band B & C you must hold a minimum of 3 Highers or equivalent.

Other qualifications equivalent to these may also be acceptable, if you are in any doubt please contact to discuss.

Please note: If you fail to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as stated above, your application will be automatically sifted out.

Essential Criteria
1. Experience of critically reviewing environmental information, identifying gaps and using this to provide advice, recommendations and inform decisions to tight deadlines.
2. Experience of licensing or consenting processes and legislative frameworks.
3. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to demonstrate credibility with internal and external stakeholders, and show experience of working in a cross team environment.
4. A proven record of strong planning and organisational skills, with the ability to work on your own initiative, manage a diverse workload and to adapt quickly to changing circumstances and expectations.

Further Information
For further information on this vacancy please download and review the “Person Specification and Further Information for Job Applicants” which you will find below. To apply, you must fully complete and submit an online application via this website before the closing date. To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Nicola Bain who can be reached at nicola.bain@gov.scot or 0131 244 3836.

If you experience any difficulties accessing our website or completing the online application form, please contact the resourcing team on 0131 244 9252 or via recruitment@gov.scot.


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