Benefits and Allowances
Normal local government benefits including pension.
We are recruiting two Finance Officers Client Affairs to join the Health, Adults and Community Finance Team.
The successful candidate would need to have solid experience in Court of Protection, Deputyship and Appointeeship financial management.
Salary Range: Grade G £31,731 – £33,474 per annum inclusive of LW
Contracted Hours of Work: 35 hours per week
We are hugely ambitious at Tower Hamlets – are you?
To provide a comprehensive client financial affairs service on behalf of the Authority, in accordance with statutory requirements and the Council’s policies and procedures.
Provide an accounts and finance service for clients and undertake duties in accordance with statutory requirements, standing orders, the Council’s financial regulations and procedures, and the scheme of financial delegation.
To correspond with internal and external parties, including clients, next of kin, and other Council departments to resolve financial matters pertinent to this post.
To interact with external bodies such as the Department for Works and Pensions, the Court of Protection and estate agents appointed to deal with the clients’ properties, resolving issues or queries in relation to the clients on behalf of the Deputy.
To represent the Authority on all Client Affairs related matters and manage the interdepartmental relationship between Corporate Finance, Departmental Finance, Adult Social Care and Adult Safeguarding to ensure an efficient and effective service is provided to clients.
To comply with the requirements to confirm covid-19 vaccination status as required by government regulations.
If you are interested in this post, please complete an application form and detail how you meet the requirements of the role laid out in the Job Description and Person Specification, relevant experience and what you would bring to the role.
If you would like further information about the role, please contact: Benettah.email@example.com.
Closing date for applications will be Sunday 17th October 2021.
Candidates successful in the shortlisting stage may be asked to undertake a test.
This post is open to the following types of applicants: Redeployees/ Internal/ External.
All applications should be made via our online application system, no CV’s or alternative forms of applications are accepted.
Internal employees should apply via the Council's Intranet. External applicants apply via the Council's website www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/careers.