Benefits and Council Tax Officer

Location Newham
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££17 - £18 per hour
Contact name: Euan Cosh

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Job ref: RQ443532_1632220570
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Benefits and Council Tax Officer
£17 per hour
Full Time Contract

Novax Recruitment is actively seeking a Benefits and Council Tax Officer based in Newham. This is a temporary position with scope for extension, contracted full time working hours.

You will be required to carry out all tasks associated with the administration, processing and assessment of Housing and Council Tax Benefit claims and Free School Meals. This will include all tasks associated with the notification, collection and recovery of Housing Benefit Overpayments, as well as tasks associated with the billing, collection and recovery of Council Tax.

We are looking for a candidate with a good knowledge of Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit legislation and other welfare benefits, as well as someone who has experience of processing all types of housing and council tax benefit claims and dealing with all associated tasks. Local government experience is also beneficial.

For more information, please contact Euan at Novax on 01615491999 or follow the job advert to apply.