Compliance Officer (Fixed Term Contract for 18 months)
We are looking for a Compliance Officer whose main duties will be to carry out reviews of existing benefit claims to ensure that the correct level of Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Support/Discount is granted, and to carry out reassessments of entitlement as required. The successful person should have excellent communication skills and good experience of assessing both Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Support claims.
The post is a Fixed Term Contract for a period of 18 months. You will be required to visit claimants in their homes for which an essential car user allowance will be paid.
Our preferred option is for candidates to apply online. Please visit our website at www.eppingforestdc.gov.uk/jobs (No CV’s please).
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Lynn Smith, Benefits Compliance Manager on 01992 564010