Accessibility Links
This vacancy has now expired.

Rent Support Officer

  • Job reference: SHAB4798390
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Customer Service
Closes in:
d h m s
Hurry ending soon!
Send jobs like this to my email
Job description: Rent Support Officer- Nottingham.

Temp Contract to run until March 2020.

Good Rate of Pay!

Essential Experience:

Experience in rent collection and pursuing rent arrears.
 A working knowledge of legal procedures relating to rent arrears and other debt recovery.
 Knowledge of Housing Benefit and other welfare benefits.
 Working knowledge and understanding of the legal, statutory and any other relevant provision governing Housing.
 Experience of visiting customers in their own home.

Role and Responsibility:

To provide an effective and customer focused housing income collection service, which includes the maximisation of rental income, visiting and interviewing tenants in arrears to ensure that appropriate advice and assistance is given to them to pay, the recovery of outstanding arrears (current, former and insurance) and making agreements with tenants to pay outstanding debts.
To provide a comprehensive Universal Credit take-up service so that local tenants are able to meet their housing costs and to ensure that sign-posting to appropriate support takes place where necessary. This will include work with prospective tenants to carry out financial capability assessments and support to claim Universal Credit.

If your interested in this post then please forward your CV to me asap.