housing income officer in torfaen

posted
09 January 2019
contact
rhiannon hunt, randstad business support
job type
temporary
salary
£ 19,000 - £ 23,000 per year
apply now

posted
location
torfaen, wales
specialism
financial services
sub specialism
Accountancy and Finance
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 19,000 - £ 23,000 per year
reference number
H1231
contact
rhiannon hunt, randstad business support
apply now

job description

Are you meticulous and have experience within Finance? Keen to work in the public sector/local government? We have an exciting opportunity to work within a busy department of a client based in Torfaen. Offering full time hours, 37 a week, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for their next career move. If you are happy to take on a temporary contract, are immediately available for work and are able to demonstrate the below skill set, don't hesitate; apply today!

Main Duties:

Visiting vulnerable clients to help them budget and manage their finances.

Responsibilities:

To complete assessments of need in relation to customers housing and finances, whilst providing daily duty desk support.
To undertake home visits (wherever safe and practicable) as a first contact with
the customer to ascertain facts and to establish a needs assessment.
To signpost and refer onto relevant services (both internal and external).

To undertake 'financial hardship' assessments for the common housing
register.
To maintain high levels of casework administration and update IT systems as
directed.
Support the Financial Inclusion Officers in the delivery of the Financial Inclusion
strategy, policies and procedures.

You must:

Be able to travel

You must have financial experience

You have an understanding of Child Protection and POVA procedures including the relevant assessment frameworks.

You must have relevant experience in support/welfare benefits/care

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

skills

budgeting

qualification

fcca