Vacancy: Development Manager (Fixed Term until 31st December 2019), Full Time, North Connacht & Ulster Citizens Information Service, Monaghan

January 2019

Development Manager

Fixed Term (until 31st December 2019), Full Time - 35 Hours per Week


North Connacht & Ulster Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit a temporary Development Manager on a fixed term contract until 31st December 2019.

The Main purpose of the Role is:

Key tasks for this post include developing and managing Monaghan Citizens Information Centre; responsibility for the overall development, management of innovative process for the provision of quality information to our clients and to manage the recruitment, training and development of a small team. The Development Manager will also take responsibility for the development of a network of information service providers in the area; will represent the Service at conferences and will assist the strategic planning for the service.

Ideally candidates should have a relevant third level qualification.

Applicants should have a knowledge of social services, information, advice, advocacy provision, excellent communication skills and a high level of computer literacy. Experience of management in a busy information environment is desirable.

This is a full-time position - 35 hours a week, Monday to Friday

Salary scale

The Development Managers salary scale is currently €44,078 - €57,076 per annum.

It is anticipated that new entrants to the Citizen Information 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 at the time of submission for the post.


An application form, detailed job description, personal specifications as well as further information on Citizen Information Service can be accessed at

Please use the relevant application form sending four copies along with four copies of your covering letter to, Sharon Dillon, Regional Manager, North Connacht & Ulster Citizens Information Service, 23, North Road, Monaghan, H18 D232.

Curriculum Vitae (CV), late, incomplete or emailed applications will not be considered.

Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in their completed application form and cover letter.

Closing Date for receipt of application forms and cover letters is 4pm on Friday 18th January 2019.

North Connacht & Ulster Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer.

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North Connacht & Ulster Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer.

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.