Both job advertisements are below with links to full job descriptions.

The Sustainable Water Network (SWAN) seeks an Administrative & Network Support Officer (part-time)

 SWAN is an umbrella network of twenty six of Ireland’s leading environmental groups working together on water policy issues. The role of the Administrative & Network Support Officer is to assist the SWAN Coordinator in ensuring the smooth and effective running of the SWAN office; to handle SWAN’s day-to-day expenses and accounts; to organise meetings and other events and to provide support to our member organisations.

You will share some responsibilities with the SWAN Communications Officer and it will be necessary to work closely with him/her.  This post is offered as a permanent, part-time position, 2.5 days/week, contingent on funding.

This is a very varied role, which requires a high level of versatility and the ability to work with limited resources as part of a small team.  Excellent organisational skills and previous experience in an administrative role are essential.   Experience of working in the not-for-profit/NGO sector is an advantage.

If you are interested in applying for this post please send a cover letter and your C.V. by email only to Sinead O’Brien at info@swanireland.ie with your name and the position for which you are applying in the title.  You can download a job description from the SWAN website at http://bit.ly/1LSpdpd

This post is being advertised at the same time as a vacancy for a part-time (2.5 days) Communications Officer.   If you feel you possess the separate sets of skills and experience required to perform both roles, you are welcome to apply separately for each position.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 5.00 p.m. on Thursday October 22nd.

 

The Sustainable Water Network (SWAN) seeks a Communications Officer (part-time)

SWAN is an umbrella network of twenty six of Ireland’s leading environmental groups working together on water policy issues. The role of Communications Officer is to facilitate smooth and effective communication both within and outside our members’ network.  You will be responsible for promoting SWAN’s aims and objectives through the implementation and further development of the SWAN Communications Strategy and Action Plan, including through SWAN’s website, social media presence and weekly SWAN e-newsletter.

You will also share responsibility for member liaison & support and event management with the SWAN Administrative and Network Support Officer with whom it will be necessary to work closely.  This post is offered as a part-time 12 month contract, 2.5 days/week, contingent on funding.

This is a very varied role, which requires a high level of versatility and the ability to work with limited resources as part of a small team.  Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and previous experience in a communications role are essential.   Experience of working in the not-for-profit/NGO sector and an understanding of water/environmental policy in Ireland is an advantage.

If you are interested in applying for this post please send a cover letter and your C.V. by email only to Sinead O’Brien at info@swanireland.ie with your name and the position for which you are applying in the title.  You can download a job description from the SWAN website at http://bit.ly/1M3xu5m

This post is being advertised at the same time as a vacancy for a part-time (2.5 days) Administrative and Network Support Officer.   If you feel you possess the separate sets of skills and experience required to perform both roles, you are welcome to apply separately for each position.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 5.00 p.m. on Thursday October 22nd.