Finance Support Officer

Location
Redditch, Worcestershire
Salary
Grade 5, £23,483 to £25,926 per annum
Posted
03 May 2022
Closes
22 May 2022
Job Ref
RBREC1128
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Financial Support Officer

Redditch Borough Council and Bromsgrove District Council

Grade 5 £23,483 to £25,926 per annum

1 Post full time, 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Redditch Borough Council and Bromsgrove District Council are looking to fill a post in their busy shared service Financial Support Team.

The purpose of this role is to provide support, advice and identify opportunities to help customers improve their financial independence. You will be required to process Housing Benefits, Council Tax Support, Discretionary Housing Payments and Essential Living Fund Support claims.

We are looking for applicants who are customer focused, have good IT skills, GCSE’s in English and Mathematics and a willingness to learn and develop. Experience of using Civica Open Revenues as well as knowledge of Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support is desirable but not essential as training will be provided.

Redditch Borough Council offers a variety of employee benefits including:

    Local Government Pension Scheme 23 rising to 28 days annual leave (Pro Rata) Cycle to Work Scheme Concessionary memberships at Leisure Centres Employee Assistance Programme
The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 18th May 2022.  Interview dates to be confirmed

If you require further information, please contact:

Sharen Donnelly Assistant Financial Support Services Manager on 01527 881260

For further information and to apply visit www.wmjobs.co.uk, Hbinfo.org or IRRV.info/jobs  or select Bromsgrove and Redditch Councils from the Our Employers link at the top of the home page. Alternatively, contact our recruitment line on (01527) 534117.  CVs will not be accepted.

If you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, you should assume that your application was not successful on this occasion

 

 

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all Sections of the Community

 

 

For a full list of all our vacancies why not visit www.wmjobs.co.uk go to Our Employers tab and select Bromsgrove & Redditch Councils

 

  

 

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