COUNCIL TAX OFFICER

COUNCIL TAX OFFICER

  • Employer - Bassetlaw District Council
  • Reference number - FPS0648P
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Revenues Unit
  • Location - Worksop
  • Salary - Salary Scale 3/4 i.e. £16,781 - £20,138 pro rata, per annum (Subject to Job Evaluation)
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Part time | 18.5 hours per week (Working Wednesday afternoon, all day Thursday and Friday)
  • Closing date - Thursday, 01 March 2018 12:00

Description

Based within our Revenues Unit at our modern offices in Queen’s Buildings, Potter Street, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, you will undertake part-time administrative duties to enable the accurate billing and collection of Council Tax.  The role covers a variety of demanding tasks including the processing of changes to people’s Council Tax bills, making decisions on discounts and exemptions and dealing with telephone queries from our customers.

You must have:-

·     Relevant experience of working in an office or customer service environment.

·     Practical & procedural knowledge of Council Tax  regulations and good practice.

·     Experience of working from a document management system

·     Experience of dealing with customers by telephone, email or in writing.

·     The ability to work effectively as a member of a team.

·     4 GCSE at grade C or above include Maths and English (or relevant equivalent).

·     The ability to work under pressure and in difficult situations

·     Good communication skills both oral and written

·     Competent in the use of Microsoft Office products.

The benefits of the post includes a 24 days minimum holiday per annum (pro-rata) in addition to bank holidays.  You will also be eligible to participate in the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Contact information

Please return your fully completed application form quoting the position reference number to hr@bassetlaw.gov.uk or by post to:

Bassetlaw District Council

Queens Buildings,

Potter Street,

Worksop,

Nottinghamshire,

S80 2AH

Interview information

Friday 9th March 2018

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