Interim Revenues Officer

  • Job Reference: LG7/6857330
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2019
  • Recruiter: Venn Group Limited
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20.00 to £23.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

VENN GROUP

Interim Revenues Officer – Immediately Required

Position:                   Revenues Officer
Period:                      2 months with possibility of extension
Hours:                        Full time
Location:                   South West London
Rate:                          £22.92 Ltd per hour
Driving Licence:        Required

Our client, a well-known Housing Association is seeking an experienced Revenues Officer in order to bolster their Income Team in order to meet their annual targets and reduce rental arrears.
Responsibilities:

  • Dealing and working to reduce rent arrears from a defined patch of 300-500 properties
  • Providing appropriate housing benefit and universal credit advice to service users
  • To encourage tenancy sustainment though visits and creating plans to maximise collection while assessing risks
  • To take legal action where appropriate, serve legal notices, make court appearances and carry out evictions when required
  • Develop good working relationships with multiple agencies


Desired experience:

  • Proven track record in reducing rent arrears significantly
  • Ability to manage time efficiently, produce results and have the desire to meet targets
  • Working knowledge of welfare reform and changes in benefit legislation
  • Experience working in a customer focused environment

If you have experience to match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact Jagdish Bal or Jason Woodhouse on  020 7557 7667 or send your CV to jwoodhouse@venngroup.com

*Venn Group’s “Recommendation Scheme”: if you recommend a candidate who is subsequently placed by Venn Group (for a minimum of 2 weeks) you will be eligible for £25 worth of vouchers from a choice of high street organisations.