Current Opportunities

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Development & Advocacy Manager (Paid)

We are seeking a Development and Advocacy Manager to deliver our fundraising and advocacy strategy in line with the commitments of The Ark Strategy: 2017-2020. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who demonstrates an affinity for the values of The Ark, a talent for initiating and delivering campaigns and the ability to persuasively communicate the work of The Ark to prospects, donors, sponsors and partners. We are seeking a candidate who has at least 3 years’ experience in advocacy or fundraising and excellent written communication skills. This role provides the right candidate with an opportunity to build on their previous experience in fundraising, campaign management or advocacy, and develop these skills further within the cultural sector for children. See below for the full job description. Please note that is currently a full-time role [35 hours week excluding lunch, however for the right candidate we are open to discussing how we could make this role more flexible for you – e.g. the possibility of reduced hours, job share, remote working, or flexible start and finish times.

Interested candidates are invited to apply by completing/providing the following items:
1. A C.V. highlighting your relevant experience for this role.
2. A covering letter outlining your experience and reason for applying .
Please send your application by email only to Al Russell, General Manager, at al@ark.ie. The closing date for applications is Monday 10 June 2019 at 12pm.

Please note that all successful candidates will be required to provide proof of identity and complete our Garda vetting process.