Development Manager – Social Entrepreneurs Ireland

The Problem SEI are Solving:

Ireland’s social problems are not being solved quickly enough.

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland supports Ireland’s leading social entrepreneurs to scale the best new solutions to some of our biggest challenges. They provide them with funding, mentoring and access to a network of support to help them to significantly increase their impact in Ireland.

Development Manager Role:

Over the last 10 years SEI has invested €5.82 million in 179 social entrepreneurs, impacting over 300,000 people across Ireland and creating nearly 1,000 jobs. In order to achieve their ambitious impact targets in the coming years, SEI wishes to recruit a Development Manager to implement a fresh and dynamic sales approach to engaging with new individual and corporate partners.

This role offers a great opportunity to join the team at a visionary, impact driven and entrepreneurial organisation. The Development Manager will be the key person developing and implementing a sales process, driving lead generation, identifying prospects and telling the SEI story in order to secure additional funding that will help them to increase their impact.

The ideal candidate will have a deeply held passion for Ireland, experience in delivering results over a number of years in a sales or fundraising role, be excellent at building relationships with people at a senior level, and be collaborative in style in working with the rest of the SEI team.

Ultimately this role is about Changing Ireland by sharing the impact that social entrepreneurs can have if given the right supports.

How to apply:
To receive a full job specification, email with the subject ‘Development Manager’. Please note closing date for applications is close of business on 8th of July 2015.