Community FundraiserJob Ref:
Type: Full Time
Location: Dublin 4
Salary: Available on Request
Closing Date: 12pm (Noon) on Wednesday, 5th February 2020
The Irish Cancer Society is leading the movement for change and improvement in health policy, services and supports that affect cancer patients. Working in collaboration with Government, health professionals, communities and others, their staff are driven by a desire to make the experience of cancer a less forbidding one for the almost 40,000 people learning of a cancer diagnosis every year, and ultimately to stop cancer.
By investing in cancer research and providing care and support to people affected by cancer, the Irish Cancer Society is stopping cancer in its tracks. Through ongoing research, they are constantly improving their knowledge on how to diagnose, treat and stop cancer before its starts. By providing information, advice and support they are supporting people through their cancer experience and helping to reduce the fear of a cancer diagnosis.
The Irish Cancer Society are now seeking a Community Fundraiser (Leinster North). The Community Fundraiser will be responsible for the coordination of community fundraising activities in the Leinster North Region (Dublin North, Kildare, Louth, Meath, Offaly, Westmeath) to deliver budgets, targets and income in line with national and regional plans and strategies.
The successful candidate will drive, support and facilitate the development of the volunteer networks and fundraising groups across the region. They will ensure the development and delivery of local fundraising plans and activities and national campaigns (Cups Against Breast Cancer, Daffodil Day and Relay for Life) and promote awareness of the Irish Cancer Society’s work in assigned communities.
In order to succeed in this role, the Community Fundraiser will ideally possess excellent communication and presentation skills and strong empathy with and compassion for the Society’s volunteers and supporters, and a passion for putting them first.
If you’re a creative, self-starter with excellent networking and relationships building skills and experience working to and meeting targets, we would love to hear from you!
How to Apply:
The recruitment campaign for the role of Community Fundraiser is being managed exclusively on behalf of the Irish Cancer Society by specialist not-for-profit sector, recruitment consultancy CCI Executive Search.
If you would like to find out more about this role, email [email protected] to request a full information pack prior to making your application.
Deadline for applications: 12pm on Wednesday, 5th February