Barretstown: Corporate Fundraising Manager

Barretstown & CCI Executive Search

Corporate Fundraising Manager

Salary: €55,000 - €60,000 depending on experience

Location: Barretstown in Kildare. The successful candidate will initially work remotely. When Covid restrictions are lifted, home working a few days a week will be considered, however, you will be expected to be based in the office at least three days a week and as required for meetings and events.

Background Information:

Barretstown offers free, specially designed residential and outreach programmes for children living with a serious illness and their families. Being sick can put a child’s life on hold - at Barretstown, we look after the physical and emotional well-being of the child by creating a carefree, safe, medically supported environment where they can make new friends, share experiences, and continue their treatment if they need to.

Our programmes are designed to respond directly to the needs of a child living with a serious illness – both clinical and psychological. Our Therapeutic Recreation model is recognised by paediatricians and psychologists all over the world as having a profound and positive impact and it is considered a necessary component of a child’s treatment.

The Role:

Barretstown now wishes to recruit a Corporate Fundraising Manager to join its passionate team.

This is a great opportunity to join one of Ireland’s leading charities and have a real impact on the lives of sick children and their families. This is a senior role on the fundraising team and the successful candidate will report directly to the Director of Development. You will be responsible for supervising and motivating your team, managing key corporate accounts and developing and leading a comprehensive corporate fundraising strategy.

To succeed in this role, you must demonstrate experience in meeting fundraising or sales targets as well as a proven ability to manage a fundraising budget. You will have experience of creating effective donor engagement and development strategies, as well as experience of developing long-term, mutually beneficial relationships. You will thrive in a busy, target-driven environment and be comfortable preparing and delivering new business pitches and working on cross organisational activities.

If you are a confident communicator with a proven track record in new business development and excellent networking and relationship management skills, we would love to hear from you!


Please email for the full job description, candidate information pack, and application details for this role. Please use the job title and name of the organisation you’re interested in as the subject of your email.

The recruitment campaign for the role of Corporate Fundraising Manager is being managed exclusively on behalf of Barretstown by non-profit specialist recruitment consultancy CCI Executive Search.

Closing Date: 5pm on Wednesday, 26th of May 2021

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
4th May, 2021
Remotely / Co Kildare
Expiry Date
26th May, 2021