Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 22 November 2021

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 22 November 2021

  • Tender Closing Date: 26 November 2021

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: No

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: No

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Services



Job Title Citizen and Consumer Protection Team Manager - Trading standards

Rate of Pay: Band H £21.71 to £24.28 PAYE (Inside IR35)

Hours: 37 Hours

Location: Citizen and Consumer Protection, Environmental Heath, 3rd Floor, 335-337 High Street, West Bromwich, B70 8LU

Start Date: ASAP

Contract type: Agency. This is a minimum 6-month opportunity with a strong possibility of a further 6 month extension.

Job Description and Personnel Specification are attached, which also provides more information above the role.

Brief description:

We have an exciting opportunity, Citizen & Consumer Protection Team Manager (Trading Standards) within Regulatory Services at Sandwell MBC.

We are looking for a committed and driven individual to join the team in this Team Manager position. You will be a qualified Trading Standards professional, with Weights and Measures and Food Competency. You will have an important role in shaping the service and taking it forward to ensure current and future needs are met.

You will be pivotal in leading the team on the continuous development and improvement of the service and you will put effective plans in place to achieve key objectives. You will be innovative and look for new ways to tackle existing problems. You should have a proven track record of delivering results and be passionate enough to motivate others to succeed.

A Standard DBS is required for this role.

Please can the agencies send over a CV, 2x up to date references and a copy of Terms and Conditions. You will also need to include your agency on cost details to each submission. Stated rates must be inclusive of all known costs.

Please note this advert is also out with our Master Vendor

You will receive further information regarding invoice terms if your candidate is appointed to this role. Invoices must be sent electronically on a weekly basis to along with your workers authorised timesheet supplied by your agency. Payments are then released 14 days from the date of the invoice.

The Council will be using the In-tend e-Tendering System for this Procurement opportunity, please visit to access the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal.

From here you will be able to register your company, express an interest in the opportunity, and gain immediate access to the related documents.

To submit your documents, you will be required to opt in.

For a Step by Step user guide to the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal please click on the `Guidance for Suppliers` section of the website. All procurement responses must be carried out via the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal.

If you require further assistance in respect of the system, please contact the In-tend support team on 0844 272 8810.

Closing Date: Friday 26th November 2021 10:00am

About the Buyer

Contact name: Karendeep Bassra

Address: 1 Providence Place West Bromwich
West Midlands
B70 8SZ
United Kingdom

Telephone: 0121 569 4766

Fax: n/a


Value of Contract

Price Range: n/a