social housing fraud investigator in east london

20 August 2018
abs valentino, randstad cpe
job type
£ 24 - £ 25 per hour
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east london, london
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 24 - £ 25 per hour
reference number
abs valentino, randstad cpe
0203 680 0630
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job description

Social Housing Fraud Investigator

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Social Housing Fraud Investigator based in a Local Authority in East London.

Post: Social Housing Fraud Investigator

Rate: £24 - £25 an hour

We are looking for an experienced Social Housing Fraud Investigator to work as part of a team of Counter Fraud Investigation Officers ensuring that you contribute effectively on a day to day basis, meeting service targets and objectives whilst ensuring that work is undertaken in full compliance with legislation, statutory requirement and corporate policy and procedures whilst maintaining a high professional standard.

The main duties of the role are as followings;

* To conduct allocated investigations in an efficient, timely and compliant manner using professional knowledge, initiative and experience to prioritise workload. Ensuring a measurable return of work and thus effectively contribute to the achievement of individual and team targets in accordance with the team and corporate plan.
* To act as Investigating Officer for any cases allocated ensuring transparency and compliance in all case file management responding to direction and guidance from the Team Leader where appropriate.
* To have a working knowledge of Right to Buy Legislation and where it impacts on allocated cases to effectively investigate right to buy fraud and abuse ensuring evidential compliance.
* To conduct visits to and inspection of property wherever may be reasonably required and be prepared to carry out these tasks at unsocial hours or at weekends, if necessary.
* To ensure that any evidence gathered during such visits is evidentially compliant and to be aware of the requirements and constraints of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (RIPA) and European Convention for Human Rights (ECHR) acting at all times in compliance.


* Social Housing experience.
* To work evenings other antisocial hours as may be applicable during the course of an investigation.
* Recent and relevant experience of working as an investigator in a front line service environment.
* To hold a qualification in counter fraud investigations or show a willingness to undertake such study leading to a qualification.

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Abs Valentino from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on 0203 680 0630

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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