Head of Fundraising and Communications

Job Ref: Bloomfield Health Services
Type: Full-time, 3 year fixed term contract
Location: Dublin
Salary: €70,000 - €80,000
Closing Date: 5pm on Monday, 20th February 2017

Full Description

BACKGROUND INFORMATION: Bloomfield Health Services (BHS) is a not-for-profit healthcare provider based at Stocking Lane, Rathfarnham, operating two main services, Bloomfield Hospital and Newlodge Nursing Home. Newlodge, a 36-bed facility, provides residential nursing care for older people. Bloomfield is a 114-bed state-of-the-art hospital specialising in the treatment and care of those who suffer from severe and enduring mental health issues and severe neuropsychological and neurodegenerative conditions such as Dementia, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s Disease.

THE ROLE: We are now seeking a dynamic Head of Fundraising and Communications to develop the organisation’s fundraising function by building a sustainable base of loyal donors and introducing a diverse range of fundraising activities.

Reporting directly to the Board and CEO, the successful candidate will also be responsible for increasing public knowledge and engagement through the creation of a communications plan.

This is a new position within the organisation and the successful candidate will need to be driven and energetic, with a proven track record in corporate and high-level donor engagement. You should also possess a clear understanding of hospital or medical foundation fundraising and an empathy around mental health issues.

If you’re a passionate fundraising professional with demonstrated experience of developing networks to generate fundraising income and building a high-level donor base from individuals, corporates and philanthropic grants, this is the role for you!

APPLICATION DETAILS: The recruitment campaign for the role of Head of Fundraising and Communications is being managed exclusively on behalf of Bloomfield Health Services by Charity Careers Ireland.

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

Closing Date: 5pm, Monday 20th February 2017