Vacancy: Dedicated Mortgage Arrears Adviser (Fixed Term until 31 December 2019), Full Time, Louth

April 2019


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.

North Leinster Money Advice and Budgeting Service CLG are seeking to recruit a Dedicated Mortgage Arrears Adviser (DMA) – Fixed Term Contract until 31 December 2019.

The Role

Money Advisers play a pivotal role in MABS. Candidates must display empathy with those who find themselves in financial difficulty, knowledge and understanding of money management, consumer debt and financial services, familiarity with the provision of an advice, support and advocacy service and excellent communication, organisational, administrative and IT skills.

The Dedicated Mortgage Arrears Adviser will provide a free, independent, confidential mortgage arrears advice service to clients with mortgage arrears.

Salary Scale

The Money Adviser/DMA salary scale is currently €35,831 to €51,616 (including 2 LSIs). 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 at time of submission.


The position will be located in our Drogheda office for 3 days each week and our Dundalk office for 2 days each week.


Applications must be made by post only, using the relevant application form with a covering letter. Please send four copies of your application and four copies of your cover letter to:

The Regional Manager, North Leinster Money Advice and Budgeting Service CLG, Regional Office, 1st Floor, 1b Brews Hill, Navan, Co. Meath, C15 XR8Y.

Closing date: 5pm Wednesday 1st May 2019 (late, incomplete applications or CVs will not be accepted).

Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in completed application.

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