Senior Manager Partnerships and Philanthropy - St. Francis Hospice Dublin

We are currently recruiting for this new and exciting opportunity:

 Senior Manager – Partnerships and Philanthropy

(Raheny / Blanchardstown)

Permanent, 37 hours per week

St. Francis Hospice Dublin (SFHD’s) Senior Manager - Partnerships and Philanthropy is a key position within the fundraising team.

The roles main responsibility is to help to deliver increased funds from major donors, corporate supporters and trusts & foundations, whilst also managing SFHD significant income source of legacies.

With this being a new role, it offers the chosen candidate great scope to shape and influence the broad fundraising future and scale within SFHD. This is an exciting time for the Hospice, as we celebrate our 30th anniversary and plan for the upgrade of our Raheny facility.

We are seeking a candidate with the leadership, ambition, motivation and requisite skills to drive the strategies in this area covering major gift, corporate, trusts and foundations and legacy. This is a demanding role that requires high levels of dynamism, energy and innovation.

Essential Requirements


  • Minimum of a third level degree qualification.


  • A minimum of 5 years proven and relevant experience at senior level with a demonstrable track record of delivering upon strategic objectives and maximising income / ROI.

  • Extensive knowledge of programme development and grant making bodies.

  • Proven experience in corporate fundraising.

  • Confident networker with the ability to forge strong working relationships.

  • Competency on all social media channels.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong Report writing & IT skills – including CRM Databases, Word, Access, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.

  • Full clean driving license.

To apply:

Informal enquiries to Dee Kinnane, Fundraising Manager at

To apply for this position, candidates should email their cover letter, CV & application form in strict confidence, quoting ‘Senior Manager – Partnerships and Philanthropy’ to Dorothy Reilly, HR Assistant at

Job descriptions and application forms can be downloaded from the Careers Page on our website

Closing date for all applications is Tuesday, 28th May 2019.

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed on Tuesday, 18th June 2019.

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St. Francis Hospice Dublin is an Equal Opportunities employer

Closing Date for Applications
Tuesday 28th May 2019