MS Ireland: Fundraising Manager (Maternity Cover)

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Fundraising Manager

About the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Ireland (MS Ireland)

MS Ireland is the only national organisation working solely on behalf of people living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and the many thousands of people who share their lives. The aim of MS Ireland is to enable people living with MS to live their lives to their fullest potential, to participate in all aspects of society and to foster research on a national and international basis to identify a cure for Multiple Sclerosis. For more information about Multiple Sclerosis and the MS Ireland please see

The Role

The purpose of the maternity contract role is to devise and implement fundraising and sustainability strategies and plans to achieve MS Ireland’s annual targets through maintaining and growing its existing donor-base and securing new and sustainable sources of contributions.

Current fundraising activities undertaken by MS Ireland include direct mail, community fundraising, events, legacies, pledge donors, corporate funding, trusts/foundations along with exciting national campaign the MS Readathon and Global Kiss Goodbye to MS. Leading and motivating a fantastic team, the successful candidate will be able to work independently and possess an entrepreneurial approach to his/her work. Developing and managing both internal and external relationships is also an essential part of the role.

We are at an exciting time in MS Ireland where we are getting ready to launch a new strategic 5 year fundraising plan in 2020, with this in mind part of the role will be ensure that plans are in place to achieve MS Ireland’s fundraising goals in the future while delivering the fundraising target for 2019.

Please see full job description attached below

Closing Date: COB – 15th March

Applications with CV and covering letter to stating ‘Fundraising Manager’ in the subject line.


Dublin 4

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