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Appeals and complaints officer
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: F&G/21/169777
  • Published: Thu 21/10/2021, 14:05 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 28/10/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 24 hours
  • Salary: PO2 £34,884 to £37,722
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Waltham Forest Town Hall, Waltham Forest

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Appeals and complaints officer

We are seeking a highly motivated and capable individual to join our Appeals and Complaints Team in the Revenues and Benefits section of the Finance and Governance Directorate.

Knowledge skills and experience

Candidates will need to show that they have the knowledge, skills and experience set out in the role profile relating to Council Tax and Business Rates.

The successful candidate will have at least 2 years experience dealing with council tax / Business rates enquiries at a senior level, including answering complaints and enquiries from Councillors / MPs regarding Council Tax.   

Experience of responding to Ombudsman complaints is desirable but not essential, as training will be given.

Applications are invited from candidates with a thorough and up to date knowledge of Council Tax / Business rates legislation. You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to deliver quality work within tight deadlines. 

Experience using the Academy revenues and benefits system and comino document system would be an advantage.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated officer. Working as part of a small team, you will be flexible, well organised with the ability to pay attention to detail and prioritise your own workload.

Interviews are expected to take place remotely via a video-link