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Lead Food Safety Officer

  • £300 - £350 per day
  • London
  • Posted: 22/07/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: Safety Officer

Job Details

Lead Food Safety Officer- 8 months initially  
£300-350 per day  
Seeking a personable Lead Food Safety Officer/Manager who possesses the confidence to lead a team and provide guidance to support with the wider operation of the team 
Role responsibilities  

  • Taking lead responsibility for leadership and delivery of projects, as directed by the Teams Manager 
  • Allocate and distribute work within the team based on judgement of competence  
  • Represent the department through both internal and external events as required  
  • Provide consistently updated knowledge and advice to guide the team on case related policies and practices 
  • Preparation of annual reports (LAEMS and LAE1) and assist with data analysis to ensure timely submissions 
  • Contribute appropriately based on responses to changes in governmental guidance to the business plan 
  • Maintain databases and liaise with IT development to ensure data is accurate and complete 
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships both internally and externally of the councils 
  • Ensure the team is making strong contributions to the department's overall strategic direction through partnership working and fulfilling its aim to serve special client groups, such as the young or elderly 
  • Carry out reactive and proactive field work, taking formal and informal action in accordance with the Council's Enforcement Policy 
  • Take responsibility for casework management including formal actions, especially that of a high profile and/or complicated/politically sensitive nature 
  • To carry out one to one appraisals of staff performance, in addition to monitoring quality and performance of work activity. 
  • Supervision of less experienced staff on case-related activities as directed by the Teams Manager 

Please note this is a remote role. However, the expectation would be to be able to attend meetings within the borough as and when required

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