Housing Officer (Income Management)

Location
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Salary
£21,589 - £23,836 per annum
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
06 Oct 2019
Seniority
Officer
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Local authority

As Income Officer, you will be supporting the Income Management Team to deliver a high quality service that responds to customer and organisational needs, with a particular focus on Income Management.

You should have recent experience of rent arrears, collection and managing account debts and credits in a dedicated area. An understanding of Universal Credit would be an advantage. Working in a small team you should possess good communication skills, be organised, flexible and helpful with a commitment to developing your skills and knowledge.

You will need to flexible in reacting to the needs of the service and be efficient and organised in prioritising your workload, coupled with an assertive yet sensitive approach.

You will require the need for a clean driving licence and have the use of a vehicle for which an appropriate allowance is payable. The role will be based in Harrogate however; at times you may be required to work at either Neighbourhood Housing office.

As well as the opportunity to join our friendly and dedicated team there are other benefits of working here including flexible and agile working, the use of pool cars, leisure facility discounts and the option to join the Local Government Pension Scheme. 

For further information please contact Alison Lloyd on 01423 556818.

Closing date for Applications:               06 October 2019

Test and Interviews to be held:              To be advised

To apply, please visit www.harrogate.gov.uk/jobs.

Alternatively, please call 01423 500600 and ask for the HR Support Team

Please note that Harrogate Borough Council do require all applicants to complete the Council’s application form and attach their CV and suitability statement.