Work with Ireland's largest conservation charity
Position Status : Open
Exciting opportunity for experienced professional to lead BirdWatch Ireland, the largest independent conservation organisation in Ireland. As Chief Executive Officer, the successful candidate can directly influence the future protection and conservation of wild birds and biodiversity both in Ireland and internationally.
Key responsibilities and duties will include managing staff, developing membership and funding opportunities, representing BirdWatch Ireland, developing the organisation’s strategy and vision for the future, and managing the operational and supporting functions of the organisation and ensuring compliance with all regulatory and governance frameworks.
A minimum 10 years senior management experience is essential, with a strong understanding of accounts, budgeting, and Human Resources (HR); experience of setting strategic direction and delivering the required outcomes through leading and managing teams; strong interpersonal and communication skills; and an in-depth knowledge of nature conservation in Ireland.
Title: Chief Executive Officer, BirdWatch Ireland
Reporting to: Board of Directors
Location: Based in Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow
Terms: Full-time 3 year fixed term contract.
Salary: Commensurate with seniority of role
Closing date for applications: 17:00 on Friday 4th October 2019
How to apply: Click the ‘Job Description’ button to download full details of position and the relevant requirements. Click the button ‘Application Process’ for full details on how to apply.
Selection Process: After the application closing date applications will be considered and shortlisted with first round interviews expected within following three weeks. Final interviews are expected early November. All candidates will be replied to. References, proofs of qualifications, and medical check will be required in due course.
For further information in relation to this role please email firstname.lastname@example.org