Vacancy: Money Advice Coordinator (Fixed-term contract), Fingal MABS

November 2017

Fingal MABS are seeking a Temporary Money Advise Coordinator

Fixed Term Contract until 31/12/18

The Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) is a national, free, confidential and independent service, providing advice and support to people in debt or in danger of getting into debt. Each MABS company is rooted within the communities they serve and staff work with clients to enable them to cope with immediate debt problems and assist them to develop good money management skills.

The Role

A vacancy exists for a temporary full time (35 hours per week) Money Advice Co-ordinator (fixed term contract until 31/12/18), whose role is to co-ordinate the management of Fingal MABS. Candidates must display empathy with those who find themselves in financial difficulty. Key knowledge and skills required include excellent management, communication and organisational skills; knowledge, understanding and experience of money management, consumer debt and financial services, and the MABS service in particular. Familiarity with the provision of an advice, support and advocacy service, and IT skills.

A panel will be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary, part-time and full time Money Adviser Co-Ordinator positions which may arise within the next 12 months. Positions will be located in Fingal MABS, in the Swords area.

Salary Scale

A Money Advise Coordinators salary scale for this position is €42,663 - €58,682. This includes 2 long service increments.

It is anticipated that new entrants to the MABS service will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale. Incremental credit should it be awarded, will be assessed on the basis of the information contained in the application form and cover letter submitted for the position.

Application Process

Applications must be made on the relevant application form (four copies) with a covering letter marked Private & Confidential and sent to:

The Chairperson
Fingal MABS
5 Forrest Mews
Forrest Road
Swords
Co. Dublin

Closing Date: 1.00pm, Wednesday 20th December 2017.

Further MABS information can be accessed at www.mabs.ie.

CVs (curriculum vitae), emailed, late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

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Fingal MABS is an equal opportunities employer.

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