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Business Rates Business Partner

Business Rates Business Partner, Full-Time, Permanent, Birmingham, £35,000 - £40,000 Per Annum

Cobalt are working alongside one of the world's leading property consultancies, with a new requirement for a Business Rates Business Partner in their central Birmingham office.

This role will function to manage business rates liabilities via relationships with clients and stakeholders.

Main duties include:

  • Rates management delivery service to clients in line with agreed SLA's
  • Producing regular and ad hoc reports to clients including budgets and forecasts where required
  • Providing internal updates to colleagues and members of the management team
  • Validating rate demands for payment
  • Proactively pursuing business rates refunds where required
  • Ensuring portfolio movement is actioned properly
  • Alleviating rate liabilities in line with current legislation
  • Administration duties relating to all areas of business rate liabilities
  • Ability to apply solid knowledge of legislation, regulations, government guidelines and local authority policies to the benefit of clients
  • Possess excellent communication skills as well at the ability to prioritise all incoming workload

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Extensive business rates experience from either public or private sector
  • Working knowledge of all areas of business rates legislation
  • An understanding of the treasury and accounts payable functions
  • Excellent literacy and numeracy skill set
  • Impeccable analytical and presentation skills
  • Solid background in reporting and client delivery
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Package including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

If you are interested in the above vacancy, please apply by uploading an up-to-date copy of your CV directly to this advert