Vacancy: Administrator (Temporary), Laois MABS

April 2017


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.

The Role

The MABS Administrator will provide full reception, secretarial and administrative support to the Company. The duties of the Administrator will include records management, bookkeeping including payroll, data collection and database maintenance. Candidates must display empathy with those who find themselves in financial difficulty; familiarity with the provision of an advice, support and advocacy service; together with excellent communication, organisational, administrative and IT skills.

Laois MABS has a vacancy for a TEMPORARY, FULL TIME ADMINISTRATOR. This is temporary position (3 months (this may be extended)). Post will be located in Railway Mews, Railway Street, Portlaoise, Co Laois.

Salary scale: current Administrator scale is €27,844 - 41,093. It is anticipated that new entrants to the MABS service will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale.

Applications must be made, by post, on the relevant application form (three copies) with covering letter (three copies) to the Chairperson of Laois MABS, Railway Mews, Railway Street, Portlaoise, Co Laois.

Closing date: 9 a.m. on 26th April 2017 (late, emailed or incomplete applications will not be accepted).

A detailed job description and application form, together with further information on MABS can be accessed at

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MABS is an equal opportunities employer.

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