We have a vacancy for a Property Taxation Inspector, to work within a busy team responsible for the taxation of properties for Council Tax and Business Rates.
The duties will involve:
- Making regular site inspections for all new build properties to ensure that they are included on the relevant rating lists.
- The monitoring of all properties where the owners have been granted planning permission to alter and improve their properties.
- The inspection of empty properties to confirm entitlement to appropriate exemptions.
- Visiting taxpayers in their homes to establish entitlement to Council Tax Disabled Person Relief.
The role of a Property Taxation Inspector is diverse and you will be in contact with a variety of people and developers. You should therefore possess excellent communication skills.
You will need to have good organisational skills and the ability to be self-motivating as a lone worker.
West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 27 days per annum rising to a maximum of 32 days, depending on how long you’ve worked for us and the grade of your job.
A full driving licence is required.
Please contact Diane Sanderson on 01635 519298 for an informal chat about this role.