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Benefits Officer

  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/21/158814
  • Published: Thu 15/07/2021, 0:10 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 29/07/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 3 (£20,092-£22,183)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 2EP, Leicestershire

Benefits Officer

 

£20,092 to £22,183 per annum

 

37 hours per week one

 

12 months Fixed Term Contract

 

The Benefits Team are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and confident individual who will be responsible for helping us deliver a first class benefits service to our customers. You will have proven clerical experience and will have previously worked in a customer facing environment. You will be a highly organised and pay attention to detail with the ability to prioritise and work on your own initiative. The successful candidate will process Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support claims and will be able to offer advice to customers on the telephone and face to face when required. Previous knowledge of the benefits system would be desirable.

 

For further information please telephone Sharon on 0116 2727702

 

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.

 

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. 

 

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please select the 'apply online' button below.

 

Should you have any technical issues when applying, please email the Human Resources team human.resources@blaby.gov.uk

 

 

Closing date:     Midnight 29 July 2021

 

Interview date:  17 August 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.

 

 

      

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/21/158814
  • Published: Thu 15/07/2021, 0:10 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 29/07/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 3 (£20,092-£22,183)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 2EP, Leicestershire

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