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Council Tax Officer

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £23.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

  • Contact email:

    jrichards@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ470130_1636642640

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-11

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Council Tax Officer

Akton Recruitment has a vacancy for a Council Tax Officer

Overall Purpose of Job

To serve the customers of the Council by collecting the right council tax from the right person at the right time, and paying the right benefit to the right customer at the right time. The Council raises £112 million in Council Tax liability per annum and pays out £300 million in Housing and Council Tax Benefit.

To put the Council's vision of seamless local front office service delivery into practice, providing services which reflect and meet the needs of the local community and to support the overall delivery of the Council Tax and Benefits service.

Job Context

1. The post holder reports to a Council Tax and Benefits Team Manager.

2. The post holder will be expected to work across any of the service points within the service.

3. The post holder will work flexibly and work as an effective team member.

4. The post holder may be required to undertake home visits or property inspections.

5. The post holder will be required to work some evenings, weekends and occasional public holidays in order to meet service requirements and in order to ensure appropriate representation of the Council with residents, the Mayor and elected members, and external bodies.

6. The post holder will be required to wear a uniform and to ensure that all staff adhere to this dress code.