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Debt Recovery Assistant

  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: RES/22/205292
  • Published: Fri 22/07/2022, 15:52 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 12/08/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,912-£31,817
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Elmbridge Borough Council, Civic Centre, High Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9SD, Surrey

Do you have experience of debt recovery? Are you a strong communicator, who engages well with people? If so, we have the role for you.

 

Our Finance team is looking for a Debt Recovery Assistant to work within local taxation, housing benefits overpayments and sundry debt recovery.

 

About you

You will have:

 

  • A level qualification or equivalent
  • Experience of debt recovery and Local Government
  • Strong communications skills
  • The able to work with customers to negotiate repayment arrangements

 

About us

You will joining an organisation with attractive pay, good pension (in addition to your contributions, the council contributes 17.1 % of salary), hybrid working, and your birthday day off!

 

We are approximately 400 employees, 48 Councillors and countless volunteers. With a gross annual expenditure of over £100M, we work hard to deliver quality public services cost-effectively for the residents of Elmbridge.

As a borough council, we are responsible for services such as waste collection and recycling, housing, planning & parks, playgrounds and green spaces. We are committed to delivering our vision for a sustainable and thriving Elmbridge.

The wellbeing of our employees is vitally important to us and you will find an organisation committed to its people – after all, when you thrive, Elmbridge thrives.

At Elmbridge we believe in developing our people; we will develop a bespoke learning and development plan for you including the possibility to study for an IRRV professional qualification.

 

What are you waiting for?

Apply today and if you have any questions on the role or us, please contact Ann on 01372 474243. Job share will be considered for this post.

Closing date: 12th August 2022   9.00AM

Interview date: w/c 22nd August 2022

Downloads

  • Elmbridge Recruitment Pack
  • Job Description/Person Specification

How to Apply

Please note that we do not accept CVs. We only accept online applications. Our applications can take up to 2hrs to complete but we have prepared some guidelines to help you with the application as it’s such an important part of the process.

https://careers.elmbridge.gov.uk/about-us/our-blogs/how-to-ace-a-local-authority-application-form/ 

 

To apply use the "Apply Online" button below, which will take you to our Applicant Tracking System ('ATS') where, once you have applied, you can log on to your online account at any time to view the status of any of your applications. By using ATS, you can track the progress of your application(s), receive communications by email, select your own interview time online and see whether you have been made a conditional offer.

Apply Now

  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: RES/22/205292
  • Published: Fri 22/07/2022, 15:52 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 12/08/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,912-£31,817
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Elmbridge Borough Council, Civic Centre, High Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9SD, Surrey

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