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Citizens Advice and Rights Fife - Money Adviser
Post: Money Adviser (Funded to 31st March 2022)
Salary: £27,061 (AP4 Pt27)
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: Craig Mitchell House (homeworking at present due to Covid)
Citizens Advice and Rights Fife is excited to announce it is recruiting for the position of Money Adviser in its busy Money Advice Unit.
The successful applicant will work as part of an existing team to provide a comprehensive and quality money advice service to clients, including assessing a client’s financial situation and identifying appropriate debt relief mechanisms. In addition, the post holder will be expected to work alongside other existing services in CARF including frontline services, and other projects, to the benefit of clients.
The successful candidate will have experience and knowledge of existing money advice legislation and debt relief mechanisms available to clients in Scotland as well as a sound knowledge of income maximisation. Previous experience of dealing with bankruptcy and other debt relief applications would be advantageous. A clear understanding of the importance of excellence in service delivery is paramount to success in this role, including, but not limited to, adhering to CARF’s internal quality assurance procedures.
Ideal candidates will have excellent written, oral and IT skills with experience in a general or specialist advice giving customer facing role. The successful candidate will be committed to the aims and principles of the Citizens Advice Bureau and CARF. With the ability to identify personal development opportunities, the successful candidate will be able to work independently as well as part of an established team to deliver CARF’s vision and values.
If you wish to apply for the role, please download the full application pack from CARF's website. If you have any questions regarding the role please contact Scott Crooks, Money Advice Co-ordinator on 01592 765 414.
CARF is committed to Equal Opportunities and applications are welcome from all communities
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 23 July.