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Rent Collection Officer

Rent Collection Officer

Full Time, Temporary

Derbyshire

£Competitive

Are you a Housing professional with experience within Income or Rents? Do you have experience in assisting tenants with budgeting? Have you escalated arrears and attended court?

Our client, a social housing organisation in Derbyshire, is recruiting for a Rent Collection Officer to join their Housing and Neighbourhoods team.

The ideal candidate will have experience in rents and have dealt with income recovery and benefit claims.

The duties of the Rent Collection Officer include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing a portfolio of rent arrears cases
  • Minimising rents and utilising tenancy services
  • Conducting tenancy sign-ups
  • Assessing arrears risks
  • Supporting Housing Benefit claims and assisting with budgeting
  • Instigating legal proceedings and representing the organisation at court
  • Dealing with escalations

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience within Rents and/or Income Management
  • Handled sensitive data
  • Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent
  • Holds a driving licence and has access to a vehicle

If you believe that you are well-suited to the role of Rent Collection Officer, please apply. For additional information, please contact Bethan Hall at Sellick Partnership.

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