Wyre Council
This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.

Generic Revenues & Benefits Officer

Vacancy Summary
People & Places
Grade 5 £18,070 - £20,138
Civic Centre
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
19/01/2018 at 17:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Are you a people person? Do you enjoy dealing with customers on a face to face, or over the phone basis? Do you have good computer skills? Can you work as part of a team?

If the answer to all of the above questions is yes, then this may be the job for you. 

The Contact Centre is recruiting an additional Generic Revenues and Benefits Officer to assist in the administration of Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support, and Council Tax.  

The job involves working on a rota-basis in either the back office, or in the Contact Centre, handling new claims for Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support, changes to the Council Tax register, and general enquiries regarding all of the other Council Services.

The successful applicant will need to display good communication skills and show that they are able to work well as part of a team. Some experience and knowledge of Housing Benefits and/or Council Tax administration would also be advantageous.

How to apply
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