Vacancy: Money Adviser, Cork MABS

September 2017

Cork MABS are seeking to recruit a full-time Money Adviser. This is a permanent position.

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

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. Applicants must be proficient in spoken and written English and be legally entitled to work and reside in Ireland.

Cork MABS has a vacancy for a Permanent full time (Mon-Fri 35 hours per week) Money Adviser. The Post will be located in CORK MABS offices at 101 North Main Street, Cork.

Salary scale:

The Money Adviser salary scale is currently €35,831 to €51,616 (including 2 x 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 assessed on the basis of the information contained in the application form submitted for the post.


Applications must be made by post only using the relevant application form (four copies) with covering letter (four copies) to The Chairperson, CORK MABS, 101 North Main Street, Cork.

Curriculum Vitae (CV’s), late, incomplete or emailed applications will not be accepted.

Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in the completed application.

Closing Date: Friday 13th. October 2017

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

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Cork MABS is an equal opportunities employer

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