Development & Marketing Assistant

Job Ref: Irish National Opera
Type: Full-time, (2-year contract as part of RAISE programme)
Location: Dublin 2
Salary: €35,000 (FTE)
Closing Date: 5pm on Monday, 11th February 2019

Full Description

BACKGROUND Irish National Opera is the main producer of opera in Ireland with huge ambitions for the future and considerable room for growth. After a hugely successful first year in operation, Irish National Opera is now seeking a Development & Marketing Assistant to support the Development and Marketing teams in their increasingly busy roles.


This is an initial two year contract as part of the Arts Council RAISE programme, however, there may be an opportunity for longer term employment thereafter.

The core function of this role is to assist the Head of Corporate Communications & Development in rolling out and administering the company’s friends & patrons scheme.

The successful candidate will also assist in managing relationships with Corporate Partners and in the management of marketing campaigns.

As well as possessing outstanding communication skills, the successful candidate will have three years’ experience in the areas of marketing and communications and/or donor management. You’ll have strong computer and ICT skills, and possess the patience and attention to detail necessary to create and maintain databases.

To succeed in this role, you’ll be a natural team player and creative thinker with a willingness to contribute new ideas. If you’re a dedicated communications specialist or donor care professional with a passion for the arts, we’d love to hear from you!

APPLICATION DETAILS: The recruitment campaign for the role of Development & Marketing Assistant is being managed exclusively on behalf of Irish National Opera by non-profit specialist recruitment consultancy Charity Careers Ireland in partnership with its sister company Creative Careers.

If you would like to find out more about this role, please email [email protected] to request the full job description and information pack prior to making your application.

Closing Date: 5pm on Monday, 11th February 2019