ANGLIA REVENUES PARTNERSHIP (Breckland Council)
Revenues Officer – Business Rates
1 x full-time temporary position (linked to maternity leave)
Benefits include: Ongoing Professional Development, Free Parking, Norfolk Rewards and Local Government Pension Scheme.
Starting Salary £16,958
We are seeking a self-motivated and flexible candidate to join our busy Revenues (NNDR) team based at our busy Thetford office, however you may be required to work at other sites within the partnership area.
As a Revenues Officer, your main duties will be to assist in the billing, collection & recovery of Business Rates to ensure Business Rates income is received promptly & efficiently.
You will deal with local businesses by phone, in writing and face to face, so you should be an excellent communicator with the ability to deal with conflict under pressure. You will also be involved in liaison work with numerous stakeholders such as the Citizens Advice Bureau, Enforcement Team, the Valuation Office Agency and general public.
Candidates require a good standard of general education and ideally be familiar with Business Rates legislation, process, procedures and policies. You will be part of a wider Revenues team and expected to contribute fully to the team’s achievement of performance targets. You should also have proven I.T skills and you must be willing to use new information technology; previous experience of ACADEMY and CIVICA or working in a Revenues environment would be a great advantage. Full training will be provided for the successful candidate. If you have the necessary drive and commitment and can bring an enthusiastic approach to the role, then we would like to hear from you.
For an informal discussion about these posts, please contact Lucy Talbot on 01842 756537
These posts require a satisfactory outcome by the Disclosure Scotland and pre-employment checks.
For an application pack please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: 17th March 2017
The Anglia Revenues Partnership is a partnership between Breckland Council, Forest Heath District Council, East Cambridgeshire District Council, St Edmundsbury Borough Council, Fenland District Council and Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Council. The partnership is responsible for the delivery of Revenues and Benefits services for all of the Authorities.