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Vacancy: Communications and Fundraising Officer

We are now recruiting for a Communications and Fundraising Officer

The successful candidate will report to the Communications and Fundraising Lead

Contract: Part-time, three-year contract.


Location: Shine’s head office in Maynooth with flexibility for some remote working.

Salary:€28,749-€35,338 per annum pro rata, depending on experience.

Purpose of role:

  • The Communications and Fundraising Officer will support the work of the Communications and Fundraising Lead, in the day-to-day delivery of a wide range of communications and fundraising activities.
  • The successful candidate will work across multiple tasks online and offline, to raise awareness of Shine, preparing and designing promotional materials. The candidate will have knowledge of and relevant experience using social media and digital marketing tools.
  • The candidate will support the Communications and Fundraising Lead to deliver effective fundraising campaigns; develop fundraising leads; communicate regularly with all stakeholders and provide the necessary administration to support these activities.

Please see below for a full job specification.

Application is by official Shine Application form ONLY. CV’s will not be accepted. Send your completed Application Form in Microsoft Word or PDF format to

Application Deadline: 12 noon on Monday 31st January 2022.

Conditions of Appointment:
All offers of posts are subject to completion of HSEL and Children First E-learning programme prior to commencement of employment.

NOTE: Due to the anticipated large number of applicants, we will not be able to reply to unsuccessful candidates. We thank you for your interest and appreciate the time and effort you have taken to apply for the post on offer.

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