Vacancy: Money Adviser, Specified Purpose, x2 Part Time or 1 Full Time, Cork

October 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.

South Munster MABS is currently seeking a:

Money Adviser

Specified Purpose Contract

x2 Part Time (17.5 Hours per week) or 1 Full Time (35 Hours per week)

Cork City

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; together with excellent communication, organisational, administrative and IT skills.

The position will be located in the Cork City office, North Main St. or other locations within the South Munster area.

Salary Scale

Money Adviser salary scale is currently €35,832 to €51,616 (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.

Panel of Qualified Candidates

A panel may be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary part-time and full time Money Adviser posts which arise up in a speicified 12 month period may be filled should vacancies arise in this period.


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

Money Advice Co-ordinator,
South Munster MABS,
Ground Floor,
101North Main St.,
Cork City,
T12 AKA6

or email

Closing date: 5.00pm on Friday 25 October 2019 (CVs and late or incomplete applications will not be accepted).

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MABS is an equal opportunities employer