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User Property & Finance Officer

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Closed for applications on 06/11/2019 23:59
Band 9 £24,313 - £26,317 pa
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Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
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Job details 

Closing date:
6 Nov

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Hartlepool is a vibrant and energetic town with growing prospects. As an authority we want to make Hartlepool the best it possibly can be and want dedicated, driven and committed staff to help us achieve that.

Your duties as a User Property & Finance Officer will consist of carrying out financial assessments, including obtaining and verifying information related to Disability Related Expenditure for service users who access Adult & Community Based Services. You will provide advice and support to assist with the maximisation of income and will be involved with managing service users finances as required by statute. You will also arrange as appropriate public health funerals, protection of properties, boarding of pets, when there are no other persons available to carry out the role.

You should have some knowledge of financial assessments, a comprehensive understanding of welfare benefits, and experience of working with service users and carers, external agencies and service providers.

Good interpersonal and communication skills are essential, as is an ability to take responsibility for managing your own workload. You will also need to have experience of data inputting into various applications such as Word, Access, Excel. Knowledge of Carefirst, Caspar, Controcc would be an advantage. A full UK driving licence is also required with access to a car for work purposes.

The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check plus barring list adults check.

For further information regarding this post, please contact Janet Dickinson, User Property & Finance Manager on (01429) 523883.

Closing date: Wednesday 6th November 2019

Tests: Thursday 14th November 2019

Interviews: Friday, 22nd November 2019

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