Job Role: Council Tax OfficerSalary: Up to £23ph UmbrellaLocation: Fully Remote (to collect IT equipment from Office in East of England)Hours: 40 – Monday to Friday 9am to 5:15pmTemporary role: 3 months + On-going contract – Homeworking


  • Flexible working hours
  • Up to 28 days paid holiday
  • Job security dependant on performance and work ethic
  • An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Council Tax Officer to join our Client within Local Authority based in East of England on a Remote basis.

    The main responsibilities of this Council Tax Officer role is:

  • To work as part of the Council Tax Recovery & Business Rates team dealing with all aspects relating to the recovery of Council Tax from liability order stage, and the administration and collection of National Non Domestic Rates.
  • Deal with enquiries from the public regarding all aspects of Council Tax and National Non Domestic Rating, being aware of the appropriate Council Tax & NNDR regulations and section procedures.
  • Action information provided by Council Tax payers and NNDR ratepayers, by telephone, letter e-mail or in person regarding changes to Council Tax and NNDR accounts.
  • Represent the Council at Valuation Tribunal or at Court generally in respect of summonses and liability order applications.
  • Skills required for this Council Tax Officer role

  • Civica system knowledge is a must
  • Experience in Council Tax and National Non Domestic Rating administration.
  • Experience of dealing with customers calmly and sensitively whose behaviour may be emotional, challenging, threatening and/or abusive.
  • Previous Local Government experience.
  • Knowledge of the Political and Democratic context in which the Council operates.
  • Awareness of the requirements of Data Protection.
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Clients are looking to interview for this Council Tax Officer role and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

    To apply for this Council Tax Officer position please click APPLY NOW and expect a call from Chandani thereafter if your skills and experience match the requirement.

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

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