Foróige - Marketing and Communications Team: Marketing & Communications Officer

Foróige

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS TEAM

Foróige is an independent, non-profit national voluntary youth organisation engaged in out-of-school youth development and education. The organisation aims to enable young people to involve themselves consciously and actively in their own development and the development of society. Foróige employs over 400 staff and involves thousands of volunteers in the creation and delivery of high quality services to young people through the operation of over 600 Foróige Clubs and over 140 General Youth Services and Special Projects. The organisation now invites applications for the following vacancy:

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

This role is part of the Foróige Marketing and Communications Team. In Foróige, Marketing and Communications is focused on optimising awareness of and engagement with Foróige amongst a wide range of target audiences including young people, volunteers, communities, policy makers and funders.

The successful applicant(s) will have;

  • Education to National Diploma or Degree standard in relevant discipline (note: candidates with exceptional, relevant work experience may also be considered in lieu of degree qualifications). (E)
  • A minimum of 3 years relevant work experience in marketing, communications or a closely related field. (E)
  • Access to car and full driving licence. (E)
  • Experience in media relations with extensive knowledge of the Irish media landscape and established media relationships. (E)
  • Experience in large scale event management. (E)

PLEASE VIEW THE JOB SPEC (SEE BELOW) FOR FULL DETAILS ON ALL REQUIREMENTS.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applications for this role should be made by way of the Marketing & Communications Officer Application form which is available on our careers page. Completed application forms can be emailed to recruitment@foroige.ie

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon 23rd September 2019. Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Foróige is committed to a policy of Equality of Opportunity in its employment practices.

Region: 

Dublin 12

Expiry date: 

23/09/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

10/09/19