Vacancy: Money Adviser - Specified Purpose (Approx. 12 Months), Full Time, North Donegal

April 2020


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 Connacht & Ulster MABS is currently seeking:

Money Adviser

Specified Purpose (Approx. 12 Months), Full Time (35 Hours per week)

North Donegal

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 post will be located in North Donegal, covering Letterkenny, Buncrana and Derrybeg MABS Iarthar Dun na nGall offices.

Salary Scale

The full time salary scale for these positions is €35,831 to €51,616 (including 2 Long Service Increments (LSI)). 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 the application form and covering 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 within the next 12 months will be filled, should vacancies arise in this period. Roles will be located in the region applying for.


Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in completed applications. The application process is outlined in the candidate pack downloadable below.

During the Covid-19 Pandemic, interviews will take place via Zoom. A trial call will be facilitated before scheduled interview date for those invited to interview for this position.

Closing date: 12.00pm (noon) on Friday 17 April 2020 (CVs and late or incomplete applications will not be accepted).

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