Financial Assessment Officer

Expiring today

East Lothian Council
£18,194 - £19,910 per year
04 Aug 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Vacancy Information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be appointed to the first point on the salary scale.

Salary: £18194 - £19910 per annum (£9.97 - £10.91)
Permanent full time position
35 hours per week
Mon - Fri
To start asap

Job Details

To assist in the delivery of an effective and efficient Benefits Service which safeguards taxpayers assets, maximising efficiency of service delivery within specified standards/approved budgets and in compliance with the Council's policies, legislation and plans with a commitment to achieve best value.

Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification for the exact duties and tasks required of the post

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Essential: Educated to ‘Higher' level, NC or SVQ2 or equivalent and/or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through previous experience.

This post involves accessing the public services network, therefore the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Additional Information
For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link:   If you have any difficulties applying for this post or if you require any additional assistance, please call 01620 827868, or email us on

See also:
6895 - Financial Assessment Officer FINAL Grade 5.pdf