Debt Recovery Officers

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 12/09/2019 22:59
£22,021 - £23,836 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Post Number:
Closing date:
12 Sep
Further Information

Revenues, Benefits and Exchequer

Newcastle City Council Revenues, Benefits and Exchequer Team is undergoing major transformation and we are implementing new and leaner operating models. We are looking to recruit experienced officers to join our successful and dynamic team.

As Debt Recovery Officer you will be responsible for collection, recovery and enforcement of income from sundry debt and housing benefit overpayments. You will work as part of a team dealing with all aspects of sundry debt recovery, ideally you will have experience of working in this area or working within a financial, customer or debt recovery environment. You will also require excellent communication skills and the ability to process high volumes of work accurately within prescribed deadlines.

If you are enthusiastic and have the necessary skills and experience to join our team and are dedicated to continuous improvement, we would like to hear from you.

The City Council operates a home working policy and once fully trained in this role you may be able to take advantage of this opportunity.

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk.

If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have any unspent criminal convictions.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.