The Royal British Legion – Benefits, Debt and Money Advisor (Dorset & Hampshire)


Job title Benefits, Debt and Money Advisor

Job reference R13625-18

Application closing date 17/07/2018

Location Dorset & Hampshire

Salary £25,500 per annum plus company vehicle. Full time, permanent position

Package 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, Employee Assistance Helpline, Life Assurance. Voluntary Benefits: Childcare Vouchers, Group Pension Plan

Job category/type Welfare & Advice


About The Royal British Legion:

The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin -ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We’ve been here since 1921 and we’ll be here as long as they need us.

Our Values and Behaviours:

Does the following describe you?

  • A desire to provide a great customer service and support
  • Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others
  • Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution
  • Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop
  • An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others

If so then we would like you hear from you ….

The Role:

The Royal British Legion’s Benefits, Debt and Money Advice Service supports beneficiaries and their families who are experiencing financial difficulties. We are seeking to recruit a committed and enthusiastic team player to join the team delivering a high quality, person-centred Benefits, Debt and Money Advice Service across the South region.

With a passion for supporting beneficiaries whose issues may include welfare benefit appeals and priority debts, you will require the ability to work under your own initiative, combined with up to date knowledge and experience.

You will have significant experience of managing a caseload of debt and benefit cases, and of prioritising tasks on a daily basis. You will provide advice, advocacy and representation using your knowledge and experience of the relevant legislation.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to foster and maintain strong relationships to ensure proactive and effective work with clients, colleagues and other stakeholders.

You will be based at home, with regular attendance at the Southampton Office. You will be required to travel regularly for meetings, carrying out appointments and attending training.

Extensive travel required is across Dorset and Hampshire, a full driving license is essential.

The role is subject to relevant employment checks, including Enhanced DBS Clearance.


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How to Apply

Follow this link and search for Benefits, Debt and Money Advisor for more information and how to apply.

The closing date for the role is Tuesday 17th July 


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