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War Pension and Compensation Scheme Adviser

Organisation: The Royal British Legion
35 hours per week
£25,469.00 per annum
Location: Manchester
Deadline: 28 April, 2019

Job title: War Pension and Compensation Scheme Adviser
Region: Manchester
Directorate: Operations
Contract: Permanent full time, 35 hours per week
Salary: £25,469.00 per annum

About The Royal British Legion

The Royal British 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?

If so then we would like you hear from you.

The Role

We are looking for an experienced advocate to provide specialist level representation at first tier tribunal to eligible individuals who are appealing decisions under the Armed Forces Compensation Scheme and/or the War Pensions Scheme. Full subject matter training will be provided.

The ideal candidate will have recent, significant experience of interpreting and applying legislation and presenting cases at first tier tribunal. The role includes providing comprehensive advice to appellants and the management of a significant caseload.

We are looking for someone with excellent communications skills and a strong focus on quality customer service. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a methodical approach to work and sound organisational skills.

You will be based in our Manchester office and will be required to travel regularly for tribunal hearings and attending meetings.

The nature of the post will require you to have a full driving licence. A company car may be provided, depending on circumstances.

How to Apply

Please find more information and apply online via our website.

The closing date for applications is: Sunday 28th April

Interviews will take place on: 15th and 16th May 2019.



Address: Please find more information and apply online via our website