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Benefits Advisor

Salary: £12.23 Per Hour

Full Time
Location: Rochdale

The Recruitment Fix Ltd

Benefits Advisor

  • £12.23 per hour
  • Excellent rates
  • Full time hours with flexibility
  • Training and development
  • Working from home/office based
  • Offered on a contract basis initially


Have you worked as a benefits advisor ideally within the Universal Credit or Housing sector? You will be supporting our local Housing team during these difficult times, to help claimants receive their benefits.  If you’re around Rochdale and you are available for an immediate start; apply now!

The Job

  • Join as a Benefits Advisor
  • Maximise income collections and support advisors
  • Support tenants with housing and benefits applications
  • Experience of Capita Open Housing system would be a distinct advantage
  • Support and advise new universal credit claimants
  • Establish and agree payment arrangements
  • Provide advice and support on the welfare system
  • Maintain IT system accurately and efficiently


About You

  • Have you worked as benefits/welfare advisor
  • Naturally, you’ll have worked within local government or similar
  • Any experience within housing or welfare systems and procedures
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Gets the job done
  • Confident communicator
  • Ability to assess situations and act accordingly and appropriately


The Company

  • Local Housing Corporation
  • Need support from local community to support benefits system
  • Good company culture
  • Treat their team very well


Next Steps

If you’re have experience of working within the benefits or welfare system, apply with your CV to Janette Bolton at TRF Gov, a division of The Recruitment Fix Ltd.


Contact: Janette Bolton
The Recruitment Fix Ltd
Duke Street Business Centre
Duke Street
OL15 8DL

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