Revenues & Benefits Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
20/10/2019 23:59
£20,344.00 - £21,589.00 Annually
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Post Number:
Vacancy ID: 010530
Closing date:
20 Oct
Further Information

You will join the team responsible for deciding claims for benefit, deciding liabilities for Council Tax and Business Rates, collecting debts, and providing high quality advice to our customers on the telephone, face to face at the Town Hall and via correspondence.

You should have approximately one year’s recent experience of working in Housing Benefits or Local Taxation. A confident, but sensitive approach to customers with an ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines is also required.

You should be numerate, able to liaise effectively with external agencies and have experience of using computers.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Wendy Tarelli, Revenues and Benefits Manager, on 01325 406901.

An online application form and further information are available from www.darlington.gov.uk/job-vacancies. Alternatively, you can contact Xentrall Recruitment Services, Tel: (01642) 526992 or email: recruitment@xentrall.org.uk