Post Title: Marketing & Creative Executive, Trinity Development & Alumni
Status: Three-year contract; Full-time
Company: Trinity Development & Alumni, Trinity College Dublin
Reports to: Communications Manager
Start date: This post is tenable immediately
Trinity Development and Alumni (TDA) leads on fundraising for Trinity College Dublin. We are recruiting a Marketing & Creative Executive to support the Communications activities of TDA. This is a varied and challenging role in a fast-paced environment.
TDA is at the heart of Trinity in every sense. Located in Front Square, we are the interface between College and the alumni, donors and friends of Trinity in Ireland and around the world. Our job is to secure the committed philanthropic and volunteering support that helps to power so many things across Trinity, from scholarships to new buildings to cutting-edge research. We connect Trinity’s talented academics and researchers with people who share their passion and want to support their work across areas as diverse as cancer, climate change and the future of social and economic development.
This year we launched Trinity’s first public philanthropic campaign, Inspiring Generations. It’s the largest philanthropic campaign ever launched on the island of Ireland and the fourth largest in Europe, with two ambitious goals: to raise €400m and inspire 150,000 volunteering hours.
Now, we’re expanding the TDA team to drive forward this Campaign that will advance Trinity into the future. www.tcd.ie/campaign
This Marketing & Creative Executive will play a critical role in ensuring the overall efficiency of the Communications team and support day to day administration within the office. This varied and challenging role demands discretion, initiative, flexibility, attention to detail, excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills and the ability to anticipate and deal with problems as they arise.
This post is situated within the Communications team and there is interaction on a daily basis with members of the Trinity Development and Alumni Team, other offices across the University as well as external stakeholders and suppliers.
Informal enquiries to Ann Walsh, Communications Manager firstname.lastname@example.org
The day-to-day responsibilities of the role are outlined below but this list is not intended to be exclusive or restrictive and flexibility in the allocation of specific duties will be required. As Marketing & Creative Executive, you will:
Qualifications & Experience
Abilities and Skills
About Trinity Development & Alumni
Trinity Development & Alumni (TDA) is the primary fundraising agency for Trinity College Dublin. It is responsible for supporting Trinity’s ambitious educational, research and outreach programmes.
We maintain the University’s connection with its 140,000 alumni in 158 countries with over 70 branches and have been instrumental in raising funds in excess of €300 million since its establishment in 1994. Trinity Development & Alumni (TDA), is the operating entity of Trinity Foundation, an independent charitable trust that supports Trinity’s mission through alumni support and engagement, and philanthropic fundraising.