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.
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