Museum of Childhood Ireland: Project Manager, Events

Project Manager, Events (Volunteer Role)

Full Job Description

Throughout the year the need arises for project management for special / specific events with all events to be underpinned by inclusion, diversity and access.

The Project Manager will be in charge of organising events from concept (or following from pre piloted concept) to completion and evaluation.

The role will include but not be limited to: consulting with MCI or Partners/Stakeholders, small grant applications relevant to the event, managing budgets, booking venues, contacting guests and speakers, promoting the event, sourcing voluntary event help, ensuring the target audience is engaged and the message of the event is marketed properly and liaising with relevant stakeholders, preparing evaluation reports, etc.


  • Child safety protocols
  • Attention to detail
  • Clear communication
  • Strong negotiator
  • Team-player
  • Proven ability to step into a leadership role
  • Event planning & coordination
  • Venue selection, setup and design
  • Voluntary staff recruitment and management
  • Reservations & arrangement
  • Event logistics & finance

In a nutshell: Child Safeguarding, Concept, Coordination, Control, Culmination and Closeout

Past project examples:

Job Types: Part-time, Volunteer


  • Project management: 1 year (preferred)
  • Events management: 1 year (required)

Reference ID: Project Manager - Events

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
2nd Jun, 2022
Expiry Date
2nd Aug, 2022