Citizens Information Service: Development Managers x 6

Citizens Information


Citizens Information Services provide free, confidential and impartial information, advice and advocacy services to the public on social services, rights and entitlements.

The Citizens Information Services (CIS) are currently seeking to recruit 6 Development Managers. The roles being advertised for are:

6 Full-Time Permanent Development Managers (35 hours per week),
Various Locations Nationwide

See accompanying document at link below for locations.

The Role

Key tasks for the post include the management, training and development of a team of paid staff and volunteers including supervision, support, and engagement in service development projects at a local and regional level. The role will also involve engagement in outreach, publicity and networking activities to promote the service.

This role requires excellent management, communication, leadership, staff supervision and customer service skills. Candidates are required to have a third level qualification relevant to the post (e.g. management, social studies etc.).

  • Posts: These are permanent roles, subject to completion of a 6 month probationary period
  • Salary scale: €44,078 - €57,076 (pro rata for part-time staff)

Incremental Credit: CIS operates an incremental credit process. Further information is available in the Candidate Pack.

Applications must be made on the relevant application form and sent to:

Closing date: 12pm (noon) on Thursday, 26th of September.
(Curriculum Vitae (CVs), late, incomplete or hand-written applications will not be considered)

A detailed Candidate Pack and application form (please specify location(s) when applying using this form) together with further information on CIS can be accessed at:

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

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on week commencing 7th October 2019.

For informal requests for information on the application process, email

For details on how your personal data will be used as part of this process our Data Protection Notice for Job Applicants is available at:

A panel of qualified candidates may be formed from which temporary and permanent, part and full-time Development Manager posts which arise in a specified period up to a maximum of 12 months will be filled, should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in the CIS region applied for.

Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.


Various Locations

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