An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Fundraising Department for an ambitious and enthusiastic individual wishing to progress their career in fundraising. Applications are welcome for the following vacancy:
Corporate Partnerships & Philanthropy Officer
1.0WTE ( 37 hours)/ Permanent Post
Based in Harold’s Cross
The Fundraising Department at Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services has a busy calendar of events and campaigns to meet the growing funding needs of the organisation to maintain services and fund capital development. The successful candidate will work within a small team, reporting to the Senior Manager, Partnerships & Philanthropy and Director of Fundraising, in the area of Corporate Partnerships, Major Gift, Trusts, Grants & Foundations and Legacy Fundraising. They will hold a key role within the department and will be fundamental to the strategic development of the Department.
- 5+ years’ experience in corporate environment or project management type role
- Experience in budget management
- Experience working with third parties (Creative / PR / Media / digital agencies)
- Excellent networking and interpersonal skills with experience managing relationships with high level executives and sponsors
- Experience in writing and developing proposals and in reporting on strategic activity plans
- Demonstrate creativity, drive, dynamism, commitment, attention to detail and best practice in all activities
- Ability to work independently
- Competent IT skills – Word, Excel, Power Point and e-mail
- Minimum of a third level degree qualification
Informal enquiries for this post to Susie Cunningham, Senior Manager, Partnerships & Philanthropy, Fundraising. firstname.lastname@example.org/ 01 498 6271.
A detailed Job Description and Person Specification is available from to download from the link below or the Human Resources Department by e-mail: email@example.com or by phone (01) 491 2594.
To apply for this position please forward an up to date CV and cover letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to: Gillian Mahon, Manpower Manager, Human Resources Department, Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6w. Please include a current contact number and/or e-mail address on your application.
Latest date for receipt of applications is 9:00am on Friday 25th January 2019
Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services will contribute 7% to a defined contribution pension scheme as per the existing arrangements for private pensions for all non HSE funded employees. Department of Health and Children salary scales will apply to this post.
A panel may be formed from which future Corporate Partnerships & Philanthropy Officer
posts may be filled in line with Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services panel management guidelines.
Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services is an equal opportunities employer and supports a smoke free environment.
Why work for us?
At Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services we strive to provide a modern, inclusive and friendly work environment which promotes continuous education and career pathway development for our staff. With a purpose-built Education and Research Centre onsite, training is provided for medical, nursing and health & social care professionals. Non-clinical professionals are also supported in training opportunities. Employee benefits include a Pension and Sick Pay Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Credit Union and Private Health Care Scheme (voluntary participation), a restaurant with subsidised meals and free on-site parking. Both locations are within walking distance to bus and luas/dart routes.
Mission Matters at Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services; we have an Employee Wellbeing Group, Diversity Group and Staff Council who strive to promote various initiatives to staff onsite, some of which include: Bootcamp Classes, Yoga Classes, Mindfulness, Education Sessions etc.