Revenues and Benefits Visiting Officer
Full Time - 37 hours per week
Salary £20,344—£21,589 per annum
Joining the Council’s Tax Team based in Bideford you will be responsible for Visiting properties within the Torridge area to identify and obtain information required to ensure the Council hold up to date and accurate records.
Duties of the post involve investigations, managing and collating visits each week, inspecting properties to monitor new builds and developments, verify discounts, exemptions and disabled relief applications, conducting welfare visits, obtaining and recording accurate information and compiling reports of findings. Experience of working under pressure, meeting tight deadlines and working with the general public is essential. The successful candidate will need to be courteous, tactful and resilient as well as having the ability to work on their own, be proficient in map reading and absorb and apply the requirements of complex legislation.
For an informal discussion, please contact Sandra Mounce on 01237 428924
Closing date: 26 July 2019
Interview date: 14 August 2019