Vacancy: Money Adviser - Specified Purpose (Approx. 6 Months), Full Time, Roscommon
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 Connacht MABS is currently seeking a:
Specified Purpose (Approx. 6 Months), Full Time (35 Hours per week)
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 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.
The application process is outlined in the Candidate Pack downloadable below. A panel of qualified candidates for future Money Adviser positions may be created from this recruitment. Please see the candidate pack for more information.
During the Covid-19 Pandemic, interviews may take place via video conferencing methods. Further details on the process will be issued to those shortlisted for interview.
MABS has a normal retirement age which is linked to the State Pension Age in Ireland (currently 66).
Closing date: 5.00pm on Wednesday 10 February 2021 (CVs and late or incomplete applications will not be accepted).
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MABS is an equal opportunities employer