Service Area: Corporate Services
Post Title: Revenues and Benefits Clerical Assistant Ref: 50065614
Team Name: Revenues and Benefits
Workplace: Council Tax, Westridge Business Centre, Brading Road, Ryde, Isle of Wight / Remote Working
Salary: Grade 3 £18,933 to £19,184 per annum
Hours: 37 per week
Contract Type: Fixed term for 6 months
The Isle of Wight Council’s Revenues and Benefits Service section is currently recruiting a temporary position for a period of 6 months. This offers the opportunity to work in a high performing frontline service dealing with the billing, collection and recovery of all revenue owed to the Council.
The post will undertake clerical duties relating to the billing and collection of Council Tax and administration of Benefits. Experience of dealing with customers and a pleasant professional telephone manner is required.
After training, the successful candidate will be required to accurately record and process information including answering customer enquiries on the telephone.
For further information or an informal discussion please contact Vicki Guildford on 01983 821000 ext. 8944 or Andy Wood on 01983 821000 ext. 8917.
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This council and its schools recruit according to the council’s Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.
The Isle of Wight Council protects its employees from discrimination, we actively promote the diversity of our workforce and we provide flexible working options (where appropriate) to support the different needs of our employees. The Isle of Wight Council is an equal opportunities employer and is proud to encourage applications from all cultures, backgrounds and abilities to better reflect the diversity within our local community.
In addition to the above, the Isle of Wight Council is a Disability Confident Employer. This means that providing an individual meets the basic essential requirements of the advertised role and have declared themselves as disabled, they will be offered an opportunity for an interview within the council.
Please view information pack and complete your job application online at www.iwight.com/jobvacancies Telephone 01983 823134 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.
In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.
Closing Date: 30 October 2020