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Benefit Assessment Officer

  • Employer: Portsmouth City Council
  • Reference: PCC/18/82273
  • Published: Tue 27/11/2018, 12:40 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 11/12/2018, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £20,653 - £23,866 p.a.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Portsmouth City Council

Benefit Assessment Officer

Reference number - 2073 - 2556

Location - Portsmouth

Salary - Band 6  £20,653 - £23,866 p.a.

Job type/hours - Permanent, Full Time

Closing date - 5pm on Tuesday 11 December 2018

The Benefit Assessment Officer post involves assessing claims for housing and council tax support, dealing with customer enquiries both in person and on the phone; and carrying out customer interviews. 

You will validate housing and council tax support applications for all claimants, making relevant enquiries and utilising all necessary information to ensure entitlements are assessed correctly.

You will be using various computer systems to calculate and update benefit records. 

If you have strong communication skills and experience of assessing claims for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support then please apply.

For further information and the full job description please follow the link…

https://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/ext/your-council/careers-portal/portsmouth-city-council-jobs/2073-2556-benefit-assessment-officer

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.
  • Employer: Portsmouth City Council
  • Reference: PCC/18/82273
  • Published: Tue 27/11/2018, 12:40 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 11/12/2018, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £20,653 - £23,866 p.a.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Portsmouth City Council

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