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HOPE Fundraising and Schools Officer – Leinster Region at The Hope Foundation

The Hope Foundation
HOPE Fundraising and Schools Officer – Leinster Region
Expiry Date
17 Oct 2022
Posted by
Sharon Noonan
Posted on
08 Sep 2022

TITLE: HOPE Fundraising and Schools Officer – Leinster Region

REPORTING TO: International Fundraising Director

LOCATION: Leinster (hybrid)

HOURS: Full time permanent position – 5 days per week

This key focus of this role is to raise funds for HOPE's work in Kolkata.

  • The Fundraising and Schools Officer – Leinster region, will drive, manage and grow HOPE fundraising activities – raising funds for and increasing awareness about the work of HOPE.
  • They will work in very close collaboration with HOPE's Fundraising and Schools teams.
  • The Fundraising and Schools Officer – Leinster Region, will support volunteers to organise HOPE fundraising endeavours. They will build and maintain excellent relationships with all relevant fundraising stakeholders: i.e. event sponsors, donors, supporters, volunteers etc.
  • Networking and advocating on behalf of HOPE

Key Responsibilities:

  • Raise funds for HOPEs work in Kolkata
  • Grow and increase funds raised for HOPE across the Leinster region
  • Identify and initiate new fundraising activities with prospective donors and fundraisers
  • Set realistic and achievable fundraising targets in collaboration with HOPE fundraising team
  • Compile, file and maintain fundraising / supporters records, databases and reports
  • Provide and compile fundraising materials for HOPE supporters/ fundraisers
  • Off-site support at HOPE events, presentations, fundraisers etc. as required
  • Raise awareness about the work of HOPE.

Person Specification for this role:

  • Minimum of 3 years proven track record in raising funds
  • Genuine interest in, and passionate about the work of HOPE
  • Target driven and focussed work ethic
  • Networking ability across a range of stakeholders
  • Excellent communication (both written, verbal and presentation) skills
  • Proactive in identifying and delivering on new fundraising opportunities
  • Excellent MS Office skills particularly in Excel and Word
  • Excellent inter personal skills with a strong customer/donor focus
  • Strong organisational and multi-tasking abilities
  • Meticulous and thorough with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to represent HOPE publicly
  • Confidence in working on own initiative and ability to work under direction when required.
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Legally permitted to work in Ireland


Please apply with CV and cover letter to, on or before 5.30 pm on Monday 3rd October 2022.

HOPE reserves the right to respond to short listed candidates only.

15 - 17 Leinster Street South
Dublin 2

t. 01 541 4770

RCN: 20043964
CRO: 335412

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