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Revenues & Benefits Officer - Fixed Term
  • Employer: Folkestone & Hythe District Council
  • Reference: OC/20/121312
  • Published: Mon 10/02/2020, 14:25 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 27/02/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade C £19,261 - £21,161. Grade D £21,941 - £24,716 (Dependent on knowledge, qualifications & experience)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2QY, Kent

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Revenues & Benefits Officer - Fixed Term

Folkestone & Hythe is a dynamic and innovative place to live, work and visit. Based in our modern offices in the heart of Folkestone, with easy access to transport links, local shops, entertainment facilities and the seafront, we offer a flexible working environment, corporate membership and reward schemes, Employee Assistance Programme, and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme.

We are currently seeking a customer focused individual to join our award winning Revenues and Benefits Team. You will be responsible for the accurate processing, collection and recovery of Council Tax while also ensuring that customers entitled to Housing Benefit or Council Tax Reduction receive prompt and appropriate payments. You will need to be a team player with good administrative skills and have some previous Revenues, Benefits, or Customer Service experience. But above all else, if you’re able to work accurately on your own initiative to targets and to deadlines, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and have the ability develop your knowledge quickly then we want to hear from you.
For an informal conversation about the role please contact Jane Worrell, Revenues and Benefits Operational Manager, on 01303 853226 or via

Interviews are currently scheduled for Tuesday 10th March 2020.

This opportunity is offered on a fixed-term basis until 31st March 2022 or the return of the substantive post holder, whichever date is the sooner.

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