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Thanks for your interest in working with BeLonG To Youth Services. We are currently hiring a Director of Development.
Director of Development
BeLonG To’s vision is for an Ireland where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI+) young people are equal, safe, and valued in the diversity of their identities and experiences. We work with LGBTI+ young people as equals to achieve our vision through youth work, changing attitudes, and research.
Our core values are those of inclusion, integrity, and respect, in an environment of honesty and openness. Our purpose is to create a welcoming, supportive, safe and fund space for LGBTI+ young people. We are committed to collaboration and youth participation. We believe in solidarity and intersectional equality, and our work focuses on human rights and social justice. We are dedicated to continuous improvement in everything we do.
Building on recent successful fundraising performance, delivered by a high impact fundraising team, BeLonG To is creating a new role – Director of Development. The successful candidate will be an emotionally intelligent fundraising professional who will manage and administer our future fundraising activities. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, target driven and have 5+ years’ experience in a Fundraising or New Business Function. You will have experience in negotiating large grants or gifts.
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and passionate person looking to join a national charity with a strong working culture. Current philanthropic income is derived from corporate fundraising, some significant trust and foundation grants, as well as from individuals and events. BeLonG To seeks to maintain and grow existing fundraising activities, to be complemented by a significant increase in individual giving and cultivating high net worth donors.
This role offers an exciting opportunity to join one of the most dynamic youth organisations in Ireland.
Salary: €65,000 to €70,000
Hours: Full-time 35hrs per week
Term: 1-year contract, renewable subject to funding and performance
Starting Date: ASAP
Application Deadline: 9am on Tuesday, May 3rd 2022