Gilly Balmer

SPECIALIST RECRUITMENT & EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANCY WORKING IN PARTNERHSIP WITH CHARITIES, NGO’S, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND RELIGIOUS ORDERS.

RECENTLY PLACED : COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER FOR NALA (NATIONAL ADULT LITERACY AGENCY)

NALA - National Adult Literacy Agency

Communications Manager

The National Adult Literacy Agency is an innovative independent expert body committed to ensuring people with literacy and numeracy difficulties can fully take part in society and have access to learning opportunities that meet their needs. Set up in 1980, we have been a leading campaigning and lobbying force on adult literacy issues. We have been involved with tutor training, developing teaching materials, distance education services, policy making, research and campaigns to raise awareness of the causes, extent and responses to adult literacy difficulties in Ireland.

We are now recruiting for a brand new position of Communications Manager to play a pivotal role within the organisation’s management team structure. The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks to include team leadership, policy development, communications, PR, membership, advocacy & public affairs.

The successful applicant will possess:

  • A relevant 3rd level degree
  • 7-10 years relevant work experience
  • 3 years management experience
  • Proven track record of strategy development and delivery
  • Strong writing skills
  • Digital marketing know-how desirable
  • Demonstrable project management skills
  • High level networking & relationship management skills
  • Full driving licence with access to a vehicle

€€€ The salary on offer is €65,000 per annum

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to gilly@gillybalmer.ie

Closing date for all applications is Friday 11th December at 5:30pm

NALA is an equal opportunities employer