Revenue Officer

Job No: SSC94
Location: Sutherland

Things We’ll Trust You With:

  • Providing exceptional customer service to Council’s customers.
  • Ensuring that the property and rating and sundry debtor databases are maintained in compliance with Council policy, relevant legislation and industry best practice.
  • Sharing and applying your experience in debt recovery and working knowledge of debt recovery procedures.
  • Using your proven experience in high volume data entry with demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Utilising your strong planning skills with a proven ability to use resources in the most effective way.
  • Having the demonstrated technical skills and experience required to perform the role successfully.
  • Embracing continuous improvement, effectively navigate changing environments and support others to evolve

Things You’ll Do:

  • You will assist in the recovery of rates and sundry debtors, including reminders, legal action and all forms of customer enquiries.
  • You will maintain the Property and Rating database in relation to specific property details and Valuations
  • You will have exceptional attention to detail - maintaining the names and addresses of the Property & Rating and Sundry Debtor databases.
  • You will process rating and sundry debtor transactions such as receipts, transfers, refunds, and misallocation of payments.
  • You will process direct debit applications for Rates accounts, pension rebate applications, payment arrangements for overdue rates and sundry debts, as well as applications for postponed or deferred rates.
  • You will share your subject matter expertise and provide assistance to the broader Finance team as required.
  • You will showcase Council’s values in all that you do – Collaborate, Achieve, Respect, and Evolve.

 Things You’ll Be Proud Of:

  •        Being an integral member of the Financial Services Team.
  •        Having well aligned values to that of the organisation
  •        The positive impact you make for our people, business units and the community

 The Fine Print:

  • Apply by submitting your resume and responding to our online application questions showcasing why we are a great fit!
  • Get your application in by 10pm: Thursday 29 October 2020
  • Salary Range: $60,000 - $63,000 gross p.a plus superannuation
  • Hours of work: Permanent Full-time, 35 hours per week, option of 19 day month flexitime arrangement

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About Us

If you want to make a difference and be part of a challenging and rewarding working environment, then joining us just might be the right career move for you! Join a passionate and dedicated team covering a diversity of services, industries and occupations.

At Sutherland Shire Council we do more than serve our community – we are our community. Our energy can be seen in everything we do. From having a can-do attitude, to embracing change and opportunities, being people-centred and working together as one.