TITLE OF POSITION: DIGITAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER
CONTRACT: Permanent (subject to funding), full-time. Contract includes
6-month probationary period.
_Position is available to begin with immediate effect._
SALARY €**Apply on the website**,**Apply on the website**, DOE.
EMPLOYER Gaisce - The President's Award
REPORTING TO Public Affairs and Communications Manager
PRIMARY LOCATION Ratra House, Phoenix Park, Dublin 8.
_Remote/from home working in line with Covid-**Apply on the website**
health and safety in line with Government guidelines._
GAISCE - THE PRESIDENT’S AWARD
Gaisce – The President’s Award is a self-development programme for
young people which enhances confidence and wellbeing through
participation in personal, physical and community challenges. Gaisce
is a direct challenge from the President of Ireland to all young
people aged **Apply on the website** to dream big and realise their
Gaisce is non-competitive and self-directed: participants are
encouraged to choose their own activities and goals with the support
of their President’s Award Leader (or PAL). There are more than
1,**Apply on the website** active PALs across Ireland, working or
volunteering in a variety of organisations that deliver the Gaisce
programme (Gaisce Award Partners). GAPs include schools and third
level institutions, youth services, youth organisations, sports clubs,
private enterprises, as well as the prison and probation service.
There are three levels of Gaisce Award – Bronze, Silver and Gold.
Since its inception in **Apply on the website**, more than **Apply on
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achieved across all levels and, today, more than **Apply on the
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their Gaisce Award annually.
We are hiring a full-time Digital Media and Communications officer to
develop our external communications, manage and develop our new
website, and connect the stories of our incredible Gaisce participants
with local and national media outlets.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a keen interest in
digital media, the youth sector and telling stories online.
Working as part of a small but effective team and reporting to the
Public Affairs and Communications Manager, the Digital Media and
Communications officer will develop and design strategies that build
our communication channels and support our events.
The Digital Media and Communications officer will be responsible for
ensuring data drives the content and engagement strategies we develop.
The right candidate must be able to think strategically, be creative,
and deliver under a deadline.
PLEASE SEE JOB SPECIFICATION ATTACHED BELOW.
HOW TO APPLY
Please send your completed and signed application form by email
(digital signature) with the subject line ‘Digital media and Comms
officer’ to **Apply on the website**.
The closing date for applications is strictly midnight on SUNDAY,
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