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  • Ref no: PKC06126
  • Published: 22/11/19
  • Closes: 8/12/19
  • Location: Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
  • Salary: £9,150.00 - £9,976.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Financial Assessment Assistant, Pullar House PKC06126
£9,150 - £9,976 (18 hours/week)
35 Kinnoull Street, Perth PH1 5GD

Do you love a challenge? Do you like to work in a busy team and undertake routine tasks with a little bit of variety?

We have a vacancy within the Assessment & Charging Team. This will include working with vulnerable citizens, third parties and organisations to ensure people are being charged the correct amount for any care and support services that they receive. Processing care service invoices and ensuring providers are paid for the care services they are supplying. Predominantly you will be using financial information gathered by your colleagues to complete calculations to determine how much a person is asked to pay. It would be helpful if you’ve got experience in finance, using financial systems and are able to accurately update and maintain systems with large volumes of client information.

You will bring a flexible approach to work along with a willingness to learn new things as you will also have the opportunity to be involved in other areas within the team, such as the corporate appointee and access to funds processes. You will enjoy working in a fast paced environment, have a person centred approach and importantly have a proactive get up and go attitude.

Further information on what we do can be found at www.pkc.gov.uk/carecharges or by calling to have a chat with Sarah on 01738 476843.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

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Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills developed during a military career are transferable to local government roles.

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