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27th January 2020

Sign Language Interpreting Service

The goal of SLIS is to ensure that Deaf people can live as full and equal citizens with easy access to relevant public, educational and social services, and exercise their rights and entitlements, including under the Equal Status and Disability Acts. SLIS will promote, represent, advocate and ensure the availability of quality interpretation services to Deaf people in Ireland. SLIS is currently recruiting for a Finance Officer for a half-time fixed-term post for 12 months.

Finance Officer (Half-time / fixed-term contract 12 months)

The Role
The Finance Officer is responsible for the operation, management, development and delivery of effective and efficient financial accounting, management accounting, payroll, budget and financial services, as well as engaging with other Statutory Bodies as appropriate. This half time post (17.5 hours per week) will normally be based in the SLIS offices in Deaf Village Ireland, Cabra, Dublin 7 but may also involve work outside the office and/or normal office hours.


The salary scale for this role is €41,621 – €49,991 per annum. A pension scheme is provided. It is anticipated that new entrants to SLIS will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale. Incremental credit can be requested and will be based on previous relevant experience as set out on the application form and covering letter.

Application process
The Job Description and Application Form is available below or on the SLIS website:

Please send a cover letter and completed application form, including the names, addresses and telephone numbers of two referees that we may contact with your consent to: recruitment@slis.ie (Please note that all applications must be on the SLIS application form. CVs will be disregarded. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted)

Closing date for receipt of applications is strictly 4.00 pm on Friday March 20th.

Short-listing may apply and those who qualify at interview will be put on a panel for part time temporary Finance Officers. Further details of the operation of the panel will be made known to candidates who successfully qualify.

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:

For any queries on this process please contact recruitment@slis.ie.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

SLIS is funded through and supported by the Citizen’s Information Board.