Vacancy: Money Advice Co-ordinator - Fixed Term (until 30 June 2021), Full Time, Longford/Westmeath

December 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 Leinster MABS is currently seeking a

Money Advice Co-ordinator (Longford/Westmeath)

Fixed Term (until 30 June 2021), Full Time (35 Hours per week)

Based in Longford

The Role

A vacancy exists for a temporary full time Money Advice Coordinator, whose role is to co-ordinate the management of Longford and Westmeath MABS. The position will be based in Longford. Candidates must display empathy with those who find themselves in financial difficulty. Key knowledge and skills required include excellent management, communication and organisational skills; knowledge, understanding and experience of money management, consumer debt and financial services, and the MABS service in particular; familiarity with the provision of an advice, support and advocacy service, and IT skills.

Salary Scale

The full time salary scale for this positions is €42,663 to €58,682 (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.


Applications must be made on the relevant application form (4 copies) with covering letter and posted to the Regional Manager at:

North Leinster Money Advice and Budgeting Service,
Regional Office,
1st Floor,
1B Brews Hill,
Co Meath
C15 XR8Y

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 6 January 2021 (CVs and late or incomplete applications will not be accepted).

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