Waveney District Council

Job vacancy details

Revenues Property Inspector

Employer Waveney District Council & Suffolk Coastal District Council | Suffolk Coastal District Council Reference 14/72
Published Wed 08/10/2014 15:25 PM Closing Date Sun 26/10/2014 23:59 PM
Organisation Suffolk Coastal District CouncilWaveney District Council & Suffolk Coastal District Councilweb sitelogo image Coverage
  • Suffolk, Eastern (inc. Herts and Essex)
Working Pattern Full Time, Permanent position Hours 37 hours per week
Salary £16,998 - £19,317 DBS Check No
Location Woodbridge, Suffolk

We are seeking enthusiastic, committed and well organised team player to join our Revenues Team in delivering a professional and exceptional service to the public. You will carry out inspections of domestic and commercial / non domestic properties in connection with the collection and enforcement of Council Tax and Business Rates respectively and update the core system accordingly.

You will be required to:

  • work alone so must be self-motivated and have the necessary skills to deal with all types of residents or businesses.
  • liaise with developers and builders to identify new buildings and changes to properties that affect Council Tax & Business Rate
  • act professionally and tactfully at all times particularly where a conversation may become confrontational; either defusing the situation or retiring to remove exposure to risk

Ideally you will have previous experience of working within a customer focused Revenues environment and possess a good working knowledge of current legislation as it applies to Council Tax and Non Domestic Rates collection. However, full training will be provided where necessary.

You must be reliable, confident and able to manage your own workload and work under pressure. You will have experience of dealing with customers and have excellent customer care skills. You must be able to drive and hold a full driving license with access to a car to conduct the daily visits.

Closing date: 26 October 2014

Interviews: w/c 10 November 2014

Equal Opportunities

Waveney District Council and Suffolk Coastal District Council are Equal Opportunity Employers, offering a range of family friendly policies and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. Both Councils are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks are required for relevant posts.

Iip Pbdp

Application Information

Click on the link to complete an application form on-line or alternatively contact

Please note, we are unable to accept CV’s.

Application Options

Contact us

Telephone: 01502 562111

Send your feedback or find key contact details.

Contact the page owner

Human Resources

Address: Town Hall, High Street,
Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1HS

Tel: 01502 523205

Fax: 01502 523204

Email: humanresources@waveney.gov.uk