We are looking for a reliable and enthusiastic Visiting Officer to join the Dartford and Sevenoaks Revenues & Benefits shared service, which is Homeworking and Sevenoaks District Council based.
The main duties are:
- To undertake visits providing full reports for each visit, using mobile phones to capture evidence and completing application forms as required
- To undertake visits for the Revenues & Benefits Team to verify occupations/vacations and to gather evidence for entitlement to reliefs/discounts and benefits
- To undertake regular trawl visits of Council Tax discounted properties and void Business Rate properties
- To monitor construction of new domestic and commercial developments, recording progress and issuing completion notices at the appropriate time
The successful candidate will preferably have experience of working in a Revenues & Benefits environment or a similar customer-facing environment.
A full UK driving licence is essential for this post.
This post is considered by DBC to be a customer-facing position. The Council therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements.
33 hours per week, Monday- Friday. Flexi time available. Free parking.
“The Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer”
We reserve the right to close this vacancy before the advertised closing date. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.
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