Income & Collection Assistant
£18,933 - £19,698 per annum
37 hours per week
Fixed Term of 12 months
Our income and collections team collect Council Tax, National Non-Domestic Rates, Housing Benefit Overpayments and other income owing to the Council. We are looking to recruit an Income & Collections Assistant to the team.
You must possess strong communication skills and ideally have previous experience in a finance or enforcement environment.
An ability to navigate around basic IT systems is essential along with a desire to learn new information and skills.
This position will initially, in line with current government guidance, be based from home and this is likely to be the case for the foreseeable future. If and when government guidelines change the role may revert to being office based for some of the time.
Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more click on the link - Employee benefits
To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Patricia Leigh, Income & Collection Team Leader on 0116 272 7658 for an informal discussion.
Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
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Closing date: Midnight 18th May 2021
Interview date: Thursday 27th May 2021
Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview under the Disability Confident Scheme. You just need to let us know on the application form. Please note, there may be occasions where it may not be appropriate to interview all applicants under this scheme, this may be due to high number of applications or seasonal high peak times, however the recruiting manager will select the applicant who best meets the essential criteria of the job profile.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs.