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Strategic Waste Management Officer

Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 


Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 8RJ 


Closing date:12 December 2021 at midnight 

Salary Range £28,704 - £32,241

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Waste Policy and Strategy team at Leicestershire County Council.

The Council is looking to recruit an experienced strategic waste management officer to support the development and management of the Council’s strategic outcomes in respect to waste.

As the successful candidate you will support the development and management of Council and partner strategic waste documents which includes the Leicestershire Municipal Waste Management Strategy which is currently under review. You will support delivery of the Developer Contributions process and administer the coordination and development of consultation responses to national and local waste consultations.

A flexible ‘can do’ attitude and strategic approach are key attributes for the role. You will possess good communication skills, be able to build stakeholder relationships, possess a strong customer focus and be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.

  • Candidates should have a relevant degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience of contributing to and developing strategies and policies
  • Experience of successfully coordinating and delivering projects
  • Competence in the use of IT to analyse and interpret data  
  • Knowledge of waste legislation, policies and procedures

Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.

For informal enquires please contact Kerry Skeer, Tel: 0116 305 7234 Email: Kerry.Skeer@leics.gov.uk 

Please note, if this role is not suitable you may be interested in the following alternative role: 

Senior Projects Officer, Waste & Environment (ET0831) - https://bit.ly/3r5nJD8 

Leicestershire County Council is committed to Smarter Working and understands the benefits of supporting employees to manage their work and life balance, whilst meeting the needs of the service.

We are supportive of flexible working and candidates who wish to discuss this should contact Kerry (recruiting manager) to discuss what is possible for this role. Examples may include requests for flexible working patterns, flexible start and finish times, home/ remote working etc.

Please apply using our online system sending us your CV as well as a supporting statement, detailing how you meet the requirements of the post. The supporting statement should be no longer than 500 words and be incorporated into your CV, to form a single document.

Please see the link below to Environment and Transport’s web pages for further information about the department, working for Leicestershire County Council and the job opportunities available.  The web pages also contain CV Guidance documents for Applicants to read and use.


We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.

For further information about working for Leicestershire County Council, please click here.

If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact escservicedesk@emss.org.uk

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