Benefits Officer, Open to flexibility

Kelham, Newark, Nottinghamshire
£20,661 to £21,962 p.a.
03 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Benefits Officer, Open to flexibility

SALARY SCALE NS7 - £20,661 to £21,962 p.a.

An opportunity has arisen for a benefits officer within the Revenues and Benefits Business unit. Your main responsibilities will be to process all types of benefit claims with efficient service in a professional and helpful manner.  You must have relevant work experience in a benefits environment and have an up to date understanding of the law relating to Housing Benefits, and Localised Council Tax Support. 

You will have the ability to prioritise workloads and meet targets, experience of working with on-line computer systems and educated to GCSE Grade C, or equivalent, in English and Mathematics.

NSDC is committed to building and maintaining a flexible, resilient and responsive workforce, who can support the needs of our residents. We want to attract as wide a pool of talented candidates as possible and, where we can, will offer you flexibility in the way you work. We will consider suggestions for how the responsibilities of the role can be met through working different hours, days or in different locations. We may not be able to offer flexibility in every role, but where we can, we are happy to discuss options with you at interview.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 25th August 2017.

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 4th September 2017