September 2019

Citizens Information Services provide free, confidential and impartial information, advice and advocacy services to the public on social services, rights and entitlements.

The Citizens Information Services (CIS) are currently seeking to recruit for :

6 Development Managers

Permanent, Full Time (35 Hours per Week)

Various Locations Nationwide

(download the locations document below for base locations)


Key tasks for the post include the management, training and development of a team of paid staff and volunteers including supervision, support, and engagement in service development projects at a local and regional level. The role will also involve engagement in outreach, publicity and networking activities to promote the service.

This role requires excellent management, communication, leadership, staff supervision and customer service skills. Candidates are required to have a third level qualification relevant to the post (e.g. management, social studies etc.).


Applications must be made on the relevant application form and sent to:

Please also use the above email address for queries on the application process.

Curriculum Vitae (CVs), late, incomplete or hand-written applications will not be considered. Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in their completed application form.

Closing Date

The closing date for applications is 12pm (noon) on Thursday, 26th of September.

Interview Dates

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on week commencing 7th October 2019.

Panel of Qualified Candidates

A panel of qualified candidates may be formed from which temporary and permanent, part and full-time Development Managers posts which arise in a specified period up to a maximum of 12 months will be filled, should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in the CIS region applied for.

Download the Application Form (docx) Word document iconPlease specify location(s) when applying using this form

Download the Candidate Pack (pdf) pdf document icon

Download the Location Document (pdf) pdf document icon

For details on how your personal data will be used as part of this process our Data Protection Notice for Job Applicants is available at:

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board

CIS is an equal opportunities employer