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Income Officer

Ashfield District Council
Closing date
24 Jun 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
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Ashfield District Council has an exciting opportunity available for a Income Officer to join the team based in Ashfield. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return, as our Income Officer you will receive a competitive salary of£28,226 per annum plus £846 per annum essential car user allowance

Ashfield is a great place to work, valuing our employees, offering benefits including a very generous holiday entitlement, up to 34 days per year, personal development, hybrid working and a local government pension.

The Income Officer role:

We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed, and self-motivated individual to join our top quartile performing Income Recovery Team within our Housing and Assets Directorate.

The successful candidate will assist customers in meeting their rent liabilities and take appropriate action to achieve this, ranging from monitoring and managing all aspects of rent recovery through to providing timely money advice and support to maximise household income. The role involves visiting customers in their own home, preparation of legal documentation and attendance at Court.

Experience and Knowledge we require to be our Income Officer:

You will have previous experience of working in income collection/recovery and be able to demonstrate your knowledge of current social housing issues, debt recovery legislation, and welfare benefits. You must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and have the ability to work on your own initiative.

You will require 3 x GCSE's Grade A -C to demonstrate literacy and numeracy skills or equivalent, a full driving licence and access to a motor vehicle during working hours are essential.

Closing Date: 3rd July 2022

Interview Date: 12th July 2022

Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.

Why not click 'apply' today? Don't miss out on this opportunity to develop your career as our Income Officer.

Canvassing of members of the Council (directly or indirectly) for any appointment shall disqualify the candidate for that appointment. Applicants should disclose if they are related to a Member or Officer of the Authority.
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