Fundraising Events Assistant - CRC

The CRC delivers a range of services to children and adults with disabilities both nationally and locally through our centres in Dublin, Limerick and Waterford and our Outreach Services. The mission of the CRC is that by working together we make a positive difference to the lives of people with disabilities, their families and carers. Our vision is that people with disabilities achieve their potential and live full lives as equal and valued citizens. 

Fundraising Events Assistant – CRC Fundraising 

One year fixed term contract, part-time 28hrs per week – Monday to Friday. Flexibility to work some evenings and weekends is essential. Clerical Officer Grade, appointment will be made at first point of scale €17,847 per annum.

The CRC receives funding from the HSE to provide its services as well as receiving support generated by the Fundraising Department. The Fundraising Department was re-activated in late 2016 and has since successfully re-engaged with the local community, business and corporate supporters and partners. We are a small yet experienced team with very ambitious plans to develop and increase giving programmes in line with the CRC strategic plan. 

We are seeking an enthusiastic, confident and self-driven person to develop the reach of CRC Events Programmes. Working directly with the Fundraising Events & Community Co-ordinator and closely with the wider Fundraising Team, the post holder will foster, encourage and support the team and volunteers within the CRC services and engage with employees, clients, families, local community and business to become actively involved in the delivery of CRC events. 

Applicants for this position should have the following essential criteria: 

  • A professional qualification and/or relevant degree

  • A minimum of two years relevant experience

  • Knowledge and experience organising fundraising events is desirable

  • Knowledge of and passion for the charity sector

  • Demonstrable ability to build and maintain relationships with a diverse range of people

  • Flexibility to work occasionally evenings and weekends in line with events

  • Excellent organisational, planning and IT skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate clearly both written and oral

  • Excellent IT skills to include MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint

 Applicants must demonstrate in their CV and supporting documentation how they meet the above criteria as short-listing will apply. Informal enquiries to Ziva Newman, Head of Philanthropy, Fundraising & Partnerships, 01-8224432. Full job specification available upon request. Please forward a letter of application reference CRC29/19 with a full CV to; Human Resources Department, Central Remedial Clinic, Vernon Avenue, Clontarf, Dublin 3. Telephone 8542200, Fax 8542358 or email recruit@crc.ie. Applications must be received on or before 5pm, Monday, 25th of March 2019.

  • Closing Date for Applications
    5pm 25th of March 2019