Interim Senior Rates Coordinator

Interim Senior Rates Coordinator

Job Title: Interim Senior Rates Coordinator
Location: Emerald, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH916_1594854102
Contact Name: Vanessa Brown
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2020 16:48

Job Description

Temporary Rates Officer - Central Queensland

An excellent long term contract opportunity (up to 12months) for motivated Rates Officer!

Leading Roles is seeking a Rates Officer to efficiently maintain the rating system and collect outstanding rates for a regional council in Central Queensland. The key focus is customer liaison, debt recovery, record reconciliation and accurate reporting in a timely manner.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the collection of outstanding rates in accordance with Council's rate recovery procedures.
  • Ensure rate payer records are accurate
  • Reconcile ledger accounts
  • Assist in statutory reporting.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Knowledge of government legislation in relation to rating functions advantageous
  • Experience of Local Government rating systems highly regarded
  • Experience in revenue/debt collection procedures
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Outstanding communication, interpersonal and customer service skills are essential and previous experience working in a local government will be highly regarded.

How to Apply

Please apply now via Leading Roles website as the application period for this role will close once a suitable applicant has been identified. If you'd like a confidential discussion about the role, contact Vanessa Brown - Ph 0488 972 766