Job Opportunity: Development Officer with Irish National Opera

Applications are being sought for the role of Development Officer with Irish National Opera.

Irish National Opera is seeking a motivated and dynamic individual to spearhead the company’s fundraising strategy and initiatives. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Development Manager will grow philanthropic, corporate and membership income to support INO’s ambitions and objectives and develop and manage the fundraising process and key relationships for the company.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon, Friday 25 September 2020.

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The ideal candidate will be a great communicator, with listening, interpersonal and networking skills. They will have the ability to clearly articulate the company’s purpose and priorities and effectively engage stakeholders. They will show talent and capacity for building and maintaining relationships with individual donors, corporate supporters, foundations and other funding bodies.

The candidate will have a track record in achieving targets, developing a case for support and fundraising proposals, preparing applications and presenting, pitching and asking for support. They will have a passion for the arts and a desire to contribute to the growth, development and success of Irish National Opera. A knowledge of opera or the willingness to learn about the opera sector is essential.

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