Anam Cara Parental and Sibling Bereavement Support: Fundraising Executive (Part-Time)

Anam Cara Parental and Sibling Bereavement Support

Role: Fundraising Executive

Term: 6 Month fixed term, may develop into a full time position.

Hours: Part time 3 -day week (21 hrs). Hybrid working opportunity.

Office: Tallaght, D24

The role:

Anam Cara are looking to recruit an experienced fundraiser on a part time basis to manage current events and initiate, drive and deliver new fundraising opportunities on behalf of the organisation.

This would suit an individual who has previous experience in a fundraising role and looking to return to the workplace or reduce hours and gain flexibility in their working week.

About Us:

Anam Cara is an organisation that supports bereaved parents after the death of a child, irrespective of the child’s age or circumstances surrounding their death. We provide parents with a care path in helping them come to terms with their grief. We provide face to face and online meetings with their peers, throughout Ireland that are facilitated by professionals and volunteer parents. Other resources include bereavement information evenings, podcasts, webinars, information packs, and online resources on our website as well as family remembrance events.

Experience requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience working in a similar environment
  • Creative thinker in devising new initiatives
  • Experience in a cross section of revenue streams to deliver on targeted income
  • Excellent organisational/project management skills to implement and roll out events/campaigns.
  • Good understanding of budget management, income forecasting and reporting
  • Experience in promoting activities across various media platforms
  • Ability to work on own initiative and adhere to deadlines.
  • Proven track record in delivering results.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Have a general knowledge of the Charities Governance code and Statement of Guiding Principles of Fundraising.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working in collaboration with corporate fundraiser and grants executive to generate income in line with budgets and individual targets.
  • Continue to manage and roll out current annual events for Anam Cara
  • Responsible for developing community fundraising, and school engagement.
  • Identify ways to maximise income based on previous experience/learning and implement new initiatives in line with Anam Cara’s ethos and values.
  • Supporting corporate fundraiser in developing corporate relationships and partnerships.
  • Providing reports, editorials, and updates of fundraising activities for quarterly newsletters

Key Attributes:

  • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Good IT skills, including proficiency with the MS Office suite and experience of CRM platforms.
  • Ability to work on your own initiative, as well as part of a team, with an open and positive attitude.
  • An understanding and empathy for the mission and work of the organisation.

Expected salary: €27,300 for 3 days (€45,500 pro rata)

To apply: Please forward CV and covering letter to or phone 01 4045378 for further information.

Closing Date: Friday 10th June 2022 at 5pm

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
11th May, 2022
Dublin 24 / Hybrid
Expiry Date
10th Jun, 2022