Assistant Assessor

Vacancy posted: Friday, 31 March 2017

Salary: 44,849 - 46,897
Location: Shetland Islands

Closing date: 31 May 2017
Job ref. no.: SIC01653

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Job Title: Assistant Assessor

Salary: £44,849 - £46,897 including Distant Islands Allowance

Employer: Orkney & Shetland Valuation Joint Board

Position Location: 20 Commercial Road, Lerwick, Shetland

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Salary: £44,849 - £46,897 Including Distant Island Allowance of up to £2,048 per employee (pro rata)

37 Hours per week. Flexi-Time system in operation.

The Grade for this post is Grade N

Closing Date:Wednesday31 May 2017

For advice on applying on line please contact 01595 744032. Alternatively, Application Packs are available by emailing or telephoning 01856 876222.

The Assistant Assessor will manage the Shetland office and will preferably be based in Shetland, however we can be flexible and can consider the postholder being based in Orkney with regular trips to Shetland.

The postholder supports the Assessor and Electoral Registration Officer in carrying out his/her statutory duties in accordance with the Orkney and Shetland Valuation Joint Board's values, objectives and targets. This includes the following functions: Non-domestic valuation for rating and council tax valuation for domestic subjects. The Assistant Assessor manages the Board's Shetland office ensuring these statutory functions are properly discharged in this area along with the Orkney office in the absence of the Assessor & Electoral Registration Officer.

For more information about Orkney and Shetland Valuation Joint Board or living and working in the northern isles please visit /

Additional Information Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors; Experience of valuations for rating and council tax; Experience of participating in a professional capacity within the Court system including that of expert witness; A good communicator with a track record of service improvement Responsibilities A Relocation package of up to £8,000 applies to this post. A copy of our Relocation Policy is attached to this advert We will pay interview expenses within the UK. The post carries an Essential Car User allowance and you must have a current driving license and a suitable vehicle to use during your employment. The successful applicant will be subject to satisfactory Pre-Employment Medical screening with our occupational health provider. Not suitable for Job Share. Not suitable for remote working.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to this job advert.

Further information on the role is available from Dennis Stevenson, Assessor and Electoral Registration Officer, 01856 876222.

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