Rates Officer (Ref: 414)

Employment Details
Closing Date: 25-Oct-2019 04:00 PM

About the position:

This is a permanent part time position (56 hours per fortnight, working days and hours are negotiable) and is responsible for accurately maintaining Councils rates and property systems and delivering excellent customer services within a fast-paced team environment.

Key accountabilities:

  • Maintaining accurate records of the rates data base.
  • Delivering excellent telephone customer service.
  • Processing Electronic Advice of Sales.
  • Processing and distribution of the Orders & Requisitions.

For further information view the position description: Rates Officer (Ref: 414)

To gain a better understanding of the role, please call Lyn Farrell, A/Rates Coordinator on 08 9956 6925.

Position requirements:

The successful applicant will be a dynamic, customer focused professional with the ability to deal with customer telephone enquiries while working within strict deadlines.  With a keen eye for detail, the successful applicant will need to display initiative and be a proactive team player. Rates or general finance experience, preferably in a Local Government environment is desired.

Completion of a pre-employment medical including alcohol and other substances testing is required of all positions at the City.

Remuneration and benefits:

A salary starting from $62,664 per annum or $31.7125 per hour will be offered dependent on knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications.

Some of the additional benefits of working for the City include:

  • Up to 18.5% Superannuation 
  • 22 Annual Leave days per annum
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Career opportunities
  • Study Assistance
  • Centrally located
  • Free parking

Interested in applying?

To be considered for this vacancy, you must include the following documents in your application:

  1. A completed Application Form (to enable the E-Form, save the document to your computer desktop)
  2. A current resume
  3. A document addressing each of the selection criteria outlined in the roles position description (please refer to Information for Applicants for further details)

Applications should be emailed to the Chief Executive Officer at council@cgg.wa.gov.au or sent to: City of Greater Geraldton, PO Box 101, Geraldton WA 6531 by 4pm, Friday 25 October 2019.


Ross McKim


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