Situations Vacant-Paid Positions

This information section is part of Dóchas Wednesday News, which also includes job openingsvolunteer posts and 

(1) Concern Worldwide - Vacancies in Ireland and Internationally: 

Concern Worldwide is currently advertising vacancies for various roles in Ireland and internationally. Full details are available at www.concern.net/jobs. Various closing dates apply. 

(2) GOAL Opportunities - Vacancies in Ireland and Internationally: 

GOAL is currently advertising vacancies for various roles in a number of countries. Full details are available at www.goalglobal.org/careers/Various closing dates apply.     

(3) ActionAid Ireland is seeking to recruit a Head of Individual Giving

This role will lead the development of ActionAid Ireland’s voluntary fundraising (individual giving) programmes, heading up Individual Giving strategies and their operational delivery.  Individual Giving accounts for over 70% of ActionAid’s income. This new role will lead ActionAid Ireland’s fundraising programme through a transition phase which will update our fundraising propositions and place greater emphasis on mobilising funds through digital and face-to-face channels.

The successful candidate will have at least three years track record of achievement in individual giving or direct marketing, s/he will be ready to step up to lead and implement the organisation’s fundraising plan: s/he will highly competent in fundraising across a range of channels and will bring a strong analysis accompanied by a practical hands-on approach necessary in a small team. 

Strong leadership skills and the ability to inspire and motivate a team to work with others to meet challenging targets are essential.

To apply for this role, please send your CV with a cover letter outlining why you are suitable for this role to Siobhan.McGee@ActionAid.org. Visit https://actionaid.ie/about-us/working-with-actionaid/ for more information. Closing date: 6 June.

(4) World Vision Ireland seeks Programme Officer - HEA

Based in Dublin with overseas travel. The Programmes Officer will work as part of the World Vision Ireland Programmes Team, focusing on our important humanitarian portfolio supporting core country partners. To apply, please send a CV and cover note to IrelandHR@wvi.org. Full details available at http://www.worldvision.ie/get-involved/job-vacancies Closing date: Midnight, 30 May.

(5) Oxfam Ireland seeks Campaigns Officer: 

Oxfam Ireland is looking for a full-time, temporary Campaigns Officer based in our Dublin office. The successful person will support the delivery of Oxfam’s summer festival engagement through recruitment and relationship management of volunteers and temporary campaigners and participation in festivals campaign training, managing and coordinating on-site campaign teams on festival days.

To apply for this role check our website www.oxfamireland.org/jobsClosing date: 23 May at 12 noon.

(6) Edmund Rice Development seeks Programme Manager 

The Programme Manager will lead a small, dynamic programme team committed to the liberation of people and communities from poverty and injustice. They will manage key relationships with ERD’s project partners and continue to grow ERD’s existing funding base from agencies, trusts and foundations. This is a senior development role based in Dublin and reporting directly to the CEO.    

Closing date: 31 May. Full details available at http://www.edmundricedevelopment.org/index.php/vacancy-programme-manager/.

(7) Edmund Rice Development seeks Development Executive

The Development Executive is a permanent role within a small, dynamic team committed to the liberation of people and communities from poverty and injustice. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining excellent ERD relationships with schools, donors and other supporters, and for growing this base through new development initiatives and donor relationships. 

Closing date: 29 May. Full details available at http://www.edmundricedevelopment.org/index.php/vacancy-development-executive/

(8) Children in Crossfire seeks Head of Fundraising:

The successful candidate will be responsible for the fundraising team who raise money through events, direct marketing, schools and appeals. As well as taking overall responsibility for the plans, targets and performance of the fundraising team, the Head of Fundraising will have his/her own targets to achieve. This is a role for a highly motivated, dynamic person who is passionate about the work of Children in Crossfire. The successful candidate must have experience in; a management role, working in fundraising and reaching significant income targets.

This is a Full Time post based in Derry/Londonderry. Closing date for applications is 1pm on 26 May.

The Job Description, Application Form & Fair Employment Questionnaire can be downloaded here. Completed application forms must be returned by email only to applications@childrenincrossfire.org.

(9) Irish Red Cross seeks Team Leader Role in the Training Department

This role supports the training function of the Irish Red Cross working closely with training working group senior members, volunteer managers, training faculty and branch instructors The TQASA will gather accurate and comprehensive training data in line with quality accreditation requirements to support our ongoing quality assurance policies.

This role is a 2 year fixed term contract based at the IRC Head Office, 16 Merrion Square, Dublin 2. For further information, please visit https://www.redcross.ie/careers/.

Applications to be submitted to IRC Secretary General Personal Assistant, Catherine Hassett at chassett@redcross.ie before close of business on 2 June.

(10) Irish Red Cross seeks Administration Role Grade (1) in the Training Department

This role supports the training function of the Irish Red Cross providing timely assistance to the team. The TSSA will liaise with IRC training programme volunteers. This role is a 1 year fixed term contract based at the IRC Head Office, 16 Merrion Square, Dublin 2. For further information, please visit https://www.redcross.ie/careers/.

Applications to be submitted to IRC Secretary General Personal Assistant, Catherine Hassett at chassett@redcross.ie before close of business on 29 May.

(11) Plan International Ireland seeks Desk Officer - Development Programmes

The Desk Officer will be part of the Development Programmes Team which is responsible for managing and maintaining the grant portfolio. S/He will be the primary focal point between Plan International Ireland and Plan Country Offices where grants are being delivered. S/He will be expected to cover a Country Portfolio of four West Africa countries, depending on the size and scope of grants.

For further information and to apply, please click here.