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Benefits Assessment Officer

Job Description

Job Description

Morgan Hunt's Public Sector and Government client based in Staffordshire is looking to recruit a Benefits Assessment Officer to provide support throughout a busy period.

This assignment has been deemed inside of IR35 and will offer full time home working.

Ideally, the successful candidate will have the ability to:

  • Proficiently use the IWorld/Northgate Revenues and Benefits processing system

  • Assess all types of Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support/Reduction claims for all tenure types

  • Process new claims and changes in circumstances

  • Assess student claims, persons from abroad, and self-employed claims

  • Deal with Universal Credit cases

  • Assist with backlog clearance

  • Deal with ATLAS

  • Liaise with external organisations including Landlords, Employers and the Department for Work and Pensions

  • Advise claimants on Benefit entitlements and legislation changes

  • Handle inbound customer queries

    If you're looking to work from home for a Public Sector and Government client based in Staffordshire, and feel you meet the essential criteria outlined above to be a Benefits Assessment Officer, please contact the team with an up to date CV.

Employer Description

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.