Situations Vacant-Paid Positions

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(1) Concern Worldwide - Vacancies in Ireland and Internationally 

Concern Worldwide is currently advertising vacancies for various roles in Ireland and internationally. Full details are available at www.concern.net/jobs (where you can also register your details to receive job alerts directly). Various closing dates apply. 

(2) GOAL - Vacancies in Ireland and Internationally

GOAL is currently advertising vacancies for various roles in a number of countries. Full details are available at www.goalglobal.org/careers/. Details for current invitations to tender for consultancies can be found at www.goalglobal.org./tenders/Various closing dates apply.

(3) Trócaire - Vacancies in Ireland and Internationally

Trócaire is currently advertising vacancies for various roles in a number of countries. Find out more about these rolesVarious closing dates apply.

(4) Irish Aid, The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade seeks applications for Ireland's Rapid Response Corps

Irish Aid, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, now seeks applications from suitably qualified persons to join the humanitarian Rapid Response Corps. The Rapid Response Corps is a standby roster of highly skilled and experienced experts available to deploy at short notice to humanitarian emergencies anywhere in the world. When deployed, roster members fill specific skills gaps identified by four Irish Aid standby partner organisations: the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the World Food Programme (WFP), the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Deployments usually last between 3-6 months. The Corps currently comprises 83 experts with humanitarian experience and specialized skills, for example, in nutrition, water and sanitation, humanitarian coordination and engineering. This year we are particularly seeking information management, education, and cash transfer experts, and those with additional language skills (French, Arabic). In 2017, our experts provided more than 4,000 days of critical support to our UN partners’ humanitarian responses in 14 crises including in the Horn of Africa, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Syria and Bangladesh. Find out more. To apply and request an application form, please contact rapidresponseroster2018@dfa.ie. Closing date: 16 May.

(5) Misean Cara - Invitations to Tender 

  • Invitation to tender: Effectiveness Review of projects supporting resilience in the face of climate change: In 2018 Misean Cara is commissioning an Effectiveness Review focusing on projects supporting resilience in the face of climate change. Misean Cara invites interested parties with the relevant skills and experience to tender. Find out more. Closing date for tender proposal submissions: 17 May.

  • Invitation to tender: Effectiveness Review of Projects Supporting Equal Educational Rights for Migrants, Refugees, and Internally Displaced People: In 2018 Misean Cara is commissioning an Effectiveness Review focusing on projects supporting the realisation of equal educational rights of migrants, refugees and/or internally displaced people. Misean Cara invites interested parties with the relevant skills and experience to tender. Find out more. Closing date for tender proposal submissions: 17 May.

(6) Camara Education - Various Roles

  • Financial Accountant: This is a diverse role in a growing and dynamic organisation offering good exposure to all aspects of accounting, from management to statutory, and reporting to donors and funders. Please apply with CV and cover letter through www.jobs.ie. Find out more. Closing date: 18 May.

  • Chief Commercial Officer (CCO): The CCO will report directly to the Chief Executive Officer ensuring the commercial success of the organisation and that all hubs are aligned to meet strategic objectives. Please apply with CV and cover letter through www.jobs.ie. Find out more. Closing date: 23 May.

  • Sales Support Administrator (Dublin): This role will play a key part in the delivery of our educational projects through the sourcing of end-of-life computer assets from organisations nationwide, for reuse in education. Please apply with CV and cover letter through www.jobs.ie. Find out more. Closing date: 25 May.

(7) Aidlink seeks Fundraising, Communications and Administration Officer

Aidlink is an international development organisation working to improve the lives of people living in poverty in Africa. We have ambitious plans for growth over the next few years and we are now seeking to recruit a dynamic, experienced, and highly motivated professional to join our team in the role of Fundraising, Communications and Administration Officer. The Fundraising, Communications and Administration Officer will be responsible for; delivering a programme of fundraising campaigns and events, communicating the impact of Aidlink’s work with supporters and the general public, and managing the day-to-day administration of a small office. Based in Dublin, full-time. To apply, please send CV and cover letter to info@aidlink.ie. Find out more here. Closing date: 18 May, close of business.

(8) Self Help Africa seeks Head of Internal Audit

Self Help Africa is an Irish-headquartered international development organisation that is dedicated to ending hunger and poverty in rural Africa. It is the main operating entity in the Gorta group of companies that also includes Partner Africa, Traidlinks, TruTrade and Self Help Africa NI. The purpose of this role is to provide the board and stakeholders assurance that SHA is meeting its statutory, donor and self-imposed obligations and standards. This will mean ensuring that regular and ad hoc audits of Self Help Africa and the Gorta group of companies are carried out. Find out more and apply. Self Help Africa is committed to equal employment opportunities. Closing date: 18 May, 5pm.

(9) Presentation Brothers (PBs) Mission Development Office (MDO) seeks Development Consultant

The MDO requires a part-time Development Consultant for education-sector projects including schools at all levels in Ghana and Nigeria. 3 - 8 days per month, retainer basis. Required skills/experience: Advanced IT skills; minimum four years appropriate development work overseas; grant management experience. The consultant will assist in capacity-building; in researching/drafting high-quality applications; and in identification of new funders in North America/Europe. The consultant can work on-line from own location plus joining Dublin/Cork meetings; probably annual short-term visit to West Africa. For a full job spec, please contact Br. Francis Schafer (MDO), at mission@presentationbrothers.org or olaprovince@gmail.com. Applications should be sent to Br. Francis Schafer. Closing date: 23 May.

(10) Christian Aid Ireland seeks Income and Administration Assistant (Dublin)

Christian Aid Ireland’s vision is to end poverty. We believe in tackling the root causes of poverty, not just the symptoms. The post holder will be expected to provide administrative support to the Fundraising, Finance, Church Partnerships and Communication Teams in Ireland, to actively promote fundraising initiatives when engaging with the general public, and to assist with the analysis of key fundraising moments. 12 month fixed term. Salary: €22,500 pa. Find out more and applyClosing date: 24 May.

(11) The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission seeks quotations for two separate projects: Project Management and Design of Case Studies; Review of Pilot Projects on Implementing the Public Sector Equality and Human Rights Duty

Interested parties can submit quotations for one or both projects separately. For more information, please contact Geraldine Crowley: gcrowley@ihrec.ie.

  • Project 1: Project Management and Design of Case Studies: The purpose of this project is to project manage and design an approach to capturing 6-7 case studies based on the work of The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission with pilot sites to implement the Public Sector Equality and Human Rights Duty. The Contractor will be expected to produce a short written description of each case study (in descriptive and/or PowerPoint format) and to oversee the development of a visual media (video clip) case study for each pilot site. Please note: A separate request for quote was issued to develop visual media content for the case studies and was awarded to AK Digital. The successful contractor for this project will work closely with AK Digital. Quotations should be submitted via email using the subject line ‘RfQ Project Management and Design of Case Studies’ to Geraldine Crowley: gcrowley@ihrec.ie. Closing date: 24 May, 5pm.

  • Project 2: Review of Pilot Projects on Implementing the Public Sector Equality and Human Rights Duty: The purpose of this project is to review pilot projects to implement the Public Sector Equality and Human Rights Duty with a view to identifying the learning and informing The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission’s approach to future pilot projects. Quotations should be submitted via email using the subject line ‘RfQ Review of Pilot Projects to Geraldine Crowley: gcrowley@ihrec.ieClosing date: 24 May, 5pm.

(12) Trócaire seeks Policy & Advocacy Advisor - Human Rights and Democratic Space

The position focuses on advocacy themes related to human rights and democratic space, with a current focus on business and human rights, civil society space and human rights defenders. The Policy & Advocacy Team is located in the Strategy, Programmes and Advocacy (SPA) Division. The Policy & Advocacy Team is responsible for delivering a programme of policy influencing focusing on Irish, EU and international institutions in close collaboration with colleagues in the International Division and Public Engagement Division. Find out more and apply. Closing date: 25 May.

(13) CBM Ireland seeks Programme and Grants Officer

CBM Ireland is recruiting a Programme and Grants Officer, a new role, to join our small and dynamic team in Dublin. CBM Ireland is an international development organisation, committed to improving the quality of life of persons with disabilities in the poorest countries of the world. We are a member of CBM International which operates in 59 countries with 373 local partner organisations reaching 9.5 million beneficiaries each year. Find out more and apply. Closing date: 27 May.

(14) Irish Red Cross - Various Roles

The Irish Red Cross Migration programme works to support the integration and resettlement of refugees in Ireland. This programme is predominantly supporting the Irish Refugee Protection Programme and works across a number of programme objectives to deliver supports directly to refugees arriving in Ireland, linking in local communities and volunteers to support integration. The main programme areas are 1) Resettlement/Casework support -  formal supports; 2) Public Pledge Management & Customer Relationship Management System; 3) Housing Matching, placement and Management; 4) National Volunteer Network Services – IRC migration coordinators and volunteers; 5) Engagement with Communities, participation, volunteering, mentoring programmes. 

The Irish Red Cross is expanding its programme and is recruiting three new roles.

  • Senior Case Manager (Migration)

  • Programme Support Coordinator (PM&E)

  • Project Officer/Administrator (Finance and Office support)

Please apply with CV and cover letter to eleonard@redcross.ie. Find out more here or contact eleonard@redcross.ie. Closing date: 28 May, 5.30pm.

(15) Misean Cara seeks Safeguarding Advisor

Misean Cara is seeking to recruit a suitable candidate for the key position of Safeguarding Advisor. Reporting to the Deputy CEO, the Safeguarding Advisor will lead, develop and maintain Misean Cara’s strategic, policy and operational priorities in order to achieve the highest standards of safeguarding practice, quality assurance and performance. To apply, please send, in one document, a cover letter (max one page) outlining how your motivation, experience and skills fit the role and a CV to jobs@miseancara.ie. Please insert “Safeguarding Advisor” in the subject line. Misean Cara is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Ireland at the time of application. Find out more. Interview date: 18 June. Closing date: 5 June, 12pm.

(16) Oxfam Ireland - Various Roles

  • Campaigner: This is an exciting opportunity to join our Campaigner Team, which is an integral part of our work towards a just world without poverty. As a Campaigner, you will be engaging new supporters on Oxfam's mission and campaigning goals, securing petitions and inspiring new supporters to take campaign actions and support Oxfam’s work. Find out more and apply. Closing date: 30 September, 5pm.

  • Fundraiser: This is an exciting opportunity to join our Direct Dialogue Team, which is an integral part of our work towards a just world without poverty. As a fundraiser, you will be informing, inspiring and engaging the Irish public about the crucial work Oxfam Ireland is carrying out and recruiting donors door to door to support Oxfam Ireland through direct debit regular gifts. Find out more and apply. Closing date: 30 September, 5pm.