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Council Tax Assistant

Vacancy Details

Salary: £21,589 - £25,295
Location: Ty Elwyn
Region: Llanelli
Job Type: Permanent - Full Time
Vacancy Group: Corporate Services
Closing Date: 08/09/2020
Date Posted: 07/27/2020
Reference: 005167


*This post is restricted to internal applicants only*

Closing Date: 09/08/2020

Revenues and Financial Compliance / Ty Elwyn, Llanelli

Council Tax Assistant

£21,589 - £25,295 (Grade F)

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and committed person to work in a busy and technical area of activity, which involves considerable customer contact, and where teamwork is vital.

The Council Tax Section is a front line service, responsible for administering the Authority’s 86,000 Council Tax accounts.

The successful applicant will be part of a team that determines, and actions, amendments to council tax liability arising from changes in property occupation and ownership as well as entitlement to the wide range of statutory discounts and exemptions provided for in Council Tax law. Duties will also include dealing with enquiries in relation to liability and recovery action in respect of unpaid accounts.

It is essential that he or she will therefore have a detailed technical knowledge of Council Tax legislation, procedures and systems, and the confidence to organize and prioritise their own workload and also give support and advice with regard to complex cases, and provide support to the Council Tax team when needed.

The successful applicant will work as part of a team but will also work off their own initiative and be an important contributor to the future development of the Local Taxation Team.

Conversational Welsh is required to accomplish this post. Support can be provided on appointment to reach this level.

For an informal discussion please contact Ann Thomas / Steff Thomas 01554 742126 / 01554 742103.

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In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Are you currently employed by Carmarthenshire County Council?


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Contact Name: Ann Thomas / Steff Thomas
Telephone: 01554 742126/742103
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