Welfare Fund Assistant

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01604
Closes: Sunday, 4th June 2017
Published: Friday, 19th May 2017
Location: Dundee House, 50 North Lindsay Street
Salary: £17,826 - £19,215 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Dundee City Council
Category: Financial
Sub-category: Benefits Assistant / Officer

Job Description

Based in Dundee House, 50 North Lindsay Street, you will work full time 37 hours per week.


You will have 5 National 4s including English and Maths, or equivalent or relevant experience of working in a Customer Services environment


Under relevant degrees of supervision, make decisions on Scottish Welfare Fund Payment applications taking account of relevant policy and guidance

The Individual

You will be able to work within a team and with minimum supervision, have well developed written and verbal communication, keyboard and numeric skills, be customer focussed, and be able to work under pressure. You will have a calm but resilient disposition. You will have experience of an organised and methodical approach to work to ensure targets are achieved and of working with computerised systems to input and retrieve data. A satisfactory Basic Disclosure Check is required.