Job details

Reference number - 2720-3400

Location - Portsmouth

Salary - £24,799 - £28,785 p.a.

Job type/hours - secondment/temporary opportunity for up to 6 months, 37 hours per week

Closing date - 5.00pm, 20 November 2019

Portsmouth City Council

At Portsmouth City Council we're all about developing our staff, because we want to build a bigger and better city but we need the best employees to do so.

With a little over 207,000 residents and 7,000 businesses throughout this city, this unitary authority's main goal is to ensure the best care and development of all those within the city. From customer service to Multi-million pound projects, our residents are at the heart of everything we do.

Your New Role

Situated within the Finance and Information Services directorate providing a first class service to Adult Social Care. The Debt management Officers are part of the Financial Assessments, Income and Recovery Team, responsible for the effective and efficient recovery of Debt owing to Portsmouth City Council in respect of Adult Social Care charges.

Due to the vulnerability of this particular client base this roles requires an empathetic and holistic approach to debt recovery, working closely with clients, their representatives, Adult Social Care professionals and the Financial Assessments and Benefits team.

You will have the ability to form good relationships with internal and external customers and have experience in Debt recovery procedures and techniques.

What you'll get in return

As well as highly competitive pay you'll receive all the benefits of working within a local authority organisation, which ranges from flexible working hours to a fantastic pension which allows you the opportunity to pay in more for that greater return. We wish to support all our staffs development throughout, if that’s progression planning or involvement within the on the job apprenticeship scheme we will work together to drive your career. For those with families we have child care benefits as well as discounts with local businesses which can be enjoyed by all.

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