Trading Standards Officer

190000D3 Requisition #
Thanks for your interest in the Trading Standards Officer position. Unfortunately this position has been closed but you can search our 19 open jobs by clicking here.

We are seeking to recruit highly motivated and experienced Trading Standards Officer’s to join our busy Business and Consumer Services team. You will:  

  • Have competency in trading standards and/or consumer protection work with recent experience of delivery and training for role requirements
  • Have experience of managing and investigating complex casework using your own initiative and with limited supervision
  • Have a detailed knowledge and understanding of the legislative framework relating to trading standards and relevant experience in its application to casework, including enforcement.
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills, to include report writing and presentations.
  • Work closely with internal and external partners across a range of different agencies to meet objectives and progress casework.
  • Have an organised approach to your own workload whilst dealing with conflicting priorities and a customer service focused approach.
  • Have the ability to analyse data to inform leads, decision-making and resource deployment to achieve case resolution.
  • Understand the importance of accurate data and be able to manage information securely.     

     About Camden 


Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.


Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

HERE to see the full details of our excellent benefits

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If you want to find out more about what it’s like to work at Camden to help you decide whether we’re a good fit for you, please click HERE to complete our online scenario based questionnaire. Please note, this does not form part of the application and will not be used as part of the selection process.

How to apply

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this Job Profile attached at the bottom of this Advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.


Closing dates for applications: Sunday 3rd November 2019 23:59

Interviews to be held: TBC

Please quote reference: 190000D3

To view the Job Profile please click HERE

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