Vacancy: Money Advice Co-ordinator in Liffey South West MABS

January 2018

Liffey South West MABS has a vacancy for a Money Advice Co-ordinator, Fixed Term Contract (until the 31st of December 2018) Part Time/Job Share 17.5 Hours per Week

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.

A vacancy exists for a Part Time Money Advice Co-ordinator, whose role is to co-ordinate the management of Liffey South West 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.

Salary Scale

Money Advice Co-ordinator salary scale is currently €42,663 - €58,682 (including 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 based on previous relevant experience as set out on application form and cover letter.

Working Hours

Two consecutive full days one week (Thursday & Friday) followed by three full days the next (Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday). A full day is 7 hours. The aggregate hours of the part time position will not exceed 35.0 hours per fortnight which represents the contractual hours.

Applications

Applications must be made by post only on the relevant application form (4 copies) with covering letter to the Chairperson, Liffey South West MABS, 32 Francis Street, Dublin 8. Email applications will not be accepted. Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in completed application.

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday January 26th 2018 (CV’s, late or incomplete applications will not be accepted).

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