Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Housing Benefits Officer


Job Description:

Housing Benefits Officer needed in East London paying £18.48 per hr PAYE Ref: 418679

This is working full time hours on a temporary basis

The ideal candidate:

Proven experience of processing all types of Housing Benefit/Council Tax Reduction claims.

Extensive experience of Capita Academy Benefits system.

Up to date knowledge of Housing Benefit legislation and the ability to apply this accurately on a case by case basis

A proactive and customer-focused approach to resolving queries

Work will be in all areas including : New claims and changes in circumstances

Assess student claims, persons from abroad, and self-employed claims

Award Discretionary Housing Payments (DHPs) Work on VEP, ATLAS and Universal Credit files

Any experience in subsidy and/or Housing Benefits Accuracy work will be welcome

 If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.

All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared