Hounslow, Greater London
Office and Secretarial - Office and Secretarial
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BUSINESS SERVICE OFFICER
MON - FRI - 9 - 5
£15.08 PER HOUR
Adecco are currently recruiting for a Business Service Officer to work within a Local Authority based in Ealing.
Responsible for assessing and determining the day to day placement of homeless households and applicants into emergency temporary accommodation (TA), matching requirements to suitable properties.
This role requires the post holder to provide advice and liaise with Bed & Breakfast (B&B) landlords and TA proprietors on council procedures and policies. Negotiate rent prices with landlords/TA proprietors for emergency occupation.
To take lead responsibility for advising, supporting and guiding vulnerable prospective and new homeless customers, tenants and applicants through the housing benefit (HB) and tenancy sign-ups process and to ensure that residents are at the heart of all service delivery.
Manage the provision of a comprehensive administration and support services, ensuring the provision of a continuous administrative processes relating to the business operations of the Division and the wider Housing Department.
This role requires the post holder to have a basic working knowledge and understanding of the housing benefit legislation and process, landlord & tenant act (1985), homelessness act (2002) and housing 2004.
Due to the nature of the role and service function the post holder will be expected to work flexibly in according to the needs of the service, which may include early
Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
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