Property Taxation Inspector
  • Employer: West Berkshire Council
  • Reference: V5065
  • Published: Wed 18/01/2023, 9:30 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 30/01/2023, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: From £22,369 to £24,496 Per Annum (Grade E)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, Berkshire

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Property Taxation Inspector

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.

How to Apply

Please complete an online application form.

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This role requires the incumbent to have a car available at work to undertake his/her duties as they will be expected to undertake at least 1500 business miles per year. Essential Car User status attracts a lump sum allowance paid on a monthly basis as well as a free car parking space if he/she works at one of the Council’s corporate buildings.

 This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.

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