Job Vacancy | Development and Advocacy Manager at The Ark

Closing date for applications: Monday 1 October, 12 noon.

The Ark is seeking a Development and Advocacy Manager to deliver our fundraising and advocacy strategy in line with the commitments of The Ark Strategy: 2017-2020. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who demonstrates an affinity for the values of The Ark, a talent for initiating and delivering campaigns and the ability to persuasively communicate the work of The Ark to prospects, donors, sponsors and partners. The Ark is seeking a candidate who has at least 3 years’ experience in advocacy or fundraising and excellent written communication skills. This role provides the right candidate with an opportunity to build on their previous experience in fundraising, campaign management or advocacy, and develop these skills further within the cultural sector for children.

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Before applying candidates are invited and encouraged to discuss the role with John Deely (Pinpoint, 01 6425 721). This is an opportunity to address any queries you have about the role, the scenario or the organisation.

Following on from that, applications for the position should include a curriculum vitae and a covering letter outlining your interest in the role and relevant experience.

Completed applications should be sent by email only to John Deely at

Interviews will be held in Dublin on 29thth October 2018. It is up to short listed candidates to make themselves available.

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