Benefits & Revenues Officer

Torridge District Council

As a Benefits & Revenues Officer at Torridge District Council you will be responsible for the timely and accurate assessment of claims for Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support, and assist with the administration and collection of Council Tax; therefore attention to detail and the ability to digest complex rules and regulations is important to us. Whilst relevant knowledge and experience is desirable, full and extensive training on Benefits Legislation and the Council Tax Support scheme will be provided.

We pride ourselves on the excellent delivery of our service; as the first point of contact for customers it is essential for the successful applicant to have excellent communication and customer service skills.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Karina Baird, Revenues and Benefits Team Leader, on 01237 428986.

To view a job description or to apply, please visit to complete an online application form.

Closing Date: 14 May 2023

Interview Date: 25 May 2023

Previous applicants need not apply.



Salary range / grade: £21,575 - £24,496 per annum (pay award pending)

Hours: Full Time Permanent

Closing date: 14th May 2023, 11:59pm


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