Specialist Income Officer

Recruiter
Together Housing Group
Location
Wakefield
Salary
£23,723 rising to £27,618 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Specialist Income Officer x 2

Wakefield

Salary: £23,723 rising to £27,618 per annum

Permanent - 37 hours per week

The Together Housing Group manages over 35,000 homes, affecting over 50,000 people's lives and employing more than 1,400 staff over a huge geographical area in the North of England. The Group comprises of 7 companies. We would like to thank you for showing interest in our organisation and the opportunities we have to offer.

We currently have two vacancies for Specialist Income Officers to join our team based in Wakefield.

As Specialist Income Officer, your role will be:

- To maximise specialist rental income and any other identified income to the company.
- To assist in the provision of a professional, customer focused rent and income service
- To share and promote good practice in income collection within the team.

Candidate Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have the following experience, skills and knowledge:

- Experience of working with customers dealing with a broad range of income management duties
- Experience of involving and engaging customers and stakeholders
- Experience of inputting and retrieving data on computerised information systems including Microsoft packages
- Good organisational, numerical and written skills sufficient to carry out the duties of the post to a high standard
- Ability to interpret and apply procedures
- Knowledge of Welfare benefits system
- Knowledge and understanding of current housing, welfare and neighbourhood management issues
- Flexible approach to working hours in order to achieve work demands/priorities

This role is based in Wakefield City Centre, Free Car Parking available - Travel to other sites across the Group may also be required.

Closing Date: 26th April 2017 at midday

Interview Date: 4th / 5th May 2017

How to apply:

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