BIRMINGHAM CITY COUNCIL
£35,745 – £43,857
36.5 hours per week
The England Illegal Money Lending Team is hosted by Birmingham City Council. The team is an enforcement team who work to identify, investigate and prosecute loan sharks across England.
The LIAISE role within the Illegal Money Lending Team works with victims, communities and witnesses affected by loan sharks. It also works to stop people using loan sharks in the first place, and generate intelligence for the Investigators to action.
The role involves intensive victim support, delivering training to partner agencies, stakeholder engagement and retention and project management.
This vacancy covers half of the North East region and is based from home. It may require occasional travel to other regions within England.
Key experience required is:
• Experience of effective partnership working.
• Experience of client support work.
• Experience of producing reports to a high standard.
• Good presentation skills.
• Ability to work under pressure, to meet targets and deadlines, on own initiative and organise and prioritise own workload.
Closing date: 11 August 2021
We welcome applications from people with caring responsibilities and flexible working options will be considered.
We encourage applications from Birmingham residents and care leavers.
“Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non-UK applicants (excluding Ireland) may require a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must have an approved visa from the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) before any employment offer can be confirmed. Unless they are an EEA or Swiss citizen or their family members, already living in the UK by 31 December 2020, then they will need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) instead.”