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Vacancies at Trinity Development & Alumni

Direct Marketing Officer

Trinity Development & Alumni(TDA) leads on alumni engagement and fundraising for Trinity College Dublin, Ireland’s highest ranked university. We are seeking an experienced and driven Direct Marketing Officer to join a team of talented professionals as we build our individual giving programme in support of the university’s philanthropic goals.

As the Direct Marketing Officer, you will work with colleagues in the Alumni Giving team to deliver on the individual giving programme’s strategic objectives – to acquire, upgrade and steward donors. Using multi-channel solicitation methods, you will collaborate with the team to deliver a fundraising programme that focuses on donor lifetime value. This is a priority for TDA.

This role would suit a fundraiser or direct marketing professional from the charity sector with proven skills in the areas above, or an individual with demonstrable transferable skills from another sector. The successful candidate will benefit from a range of personal development and training opportunities including with the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).

This is an opportunity to join a leading advancement office and to contribute to the success of one of the world’s oldest and greatest universities. In 2021, Trinity completed a successful campaign, Inspiring Generations, achieving its goal of 150,000 volunteer hours and raising over €400m in philanthropic donations. As the successful candidate, you will have the unique opportunity to build on the success of the campaign and embark on the next phase of our engagement and philanthropic journey.

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Alumni Relations Officer

Trinity Development & Alumni (TDA) leads on alumni engagement and fundraising for Trinity College Dublin, Ireland’s highest ranked university. We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Alumni Relations Officer to join a team of experienced and motivated professionals who are building and supporting Trinity’s 130,000-strong alumni community. If you are an effective communicator, have an affinity for networking and a collaborative approach, we would love to hear from you.

Our vision is to deliver a world-leading alumni engagement programme to advance the university’s ambitions, while providing graduates with meaningful opportunities to engage with the college, and with each other, throughout their lives - at home and overseas; in person and digitally.

This is an opportunity to join a leading advancement office and to contribute to the success of one of the world’s oldest and greatest universities. In 2021, Trinity completed a successful campaign, Inspiring Generations, achieving its goal of 150,000 volunteer hours and raising over €400m in philanthropic donations. As the successful candidate, you will have the unique opportunity to build on the success of the campaign and embark on the next phase of our engagement and philanthropic journey.

This role would suit an individual with experience in stakeholder engagement, marketing, communications, or public relations. The successful candidate will benefit from a range of personal development and training opportunities including Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).

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Associate Director of Development

As Ireland’s leading university, Trinity College Dublin plays a decisive role in education, advancing global research and driving economic growth in Ireland. Located in a beautiful historic campus in the heart of Dublin’s city centre, Trinity is Ireland's leading university, ranked No. 1 in Ireland and 101st in the world (QS World University Rankings 2022). It is home to 18,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students across all the major disciplines in the arts and humanities, and in business, law, engineering, science, and health sciences.

The success of Trinity’s philanthropic campaign, Inspiring Generations – the largest philanthropic campaign launched in Ireland, which delivered its target of €400m, has established Trinity Development & Alumni (TDA) as one of Europe’s most successful university fundraising teams. TDA is now seeking to appoint two Associate Directors of Development to join the team as they continue the philanthropic journey at Ireland’s leading university.

Reporting to the Director of Development, the Associate Director will be responsible securing philanthropic support for the University’s strategic philanthropic priorities and developing lasting relationships with diverse stakeholders. Passionate about the role and value of a university in society, the successful candidate will be a highly skilled professional with an enterprising, creative, and determined mind-set and a track record in delivering five-figure philanthropic gifts. TDA also welcomes applications from candidates who bring relevant and transferable experience and skills.

An executive search exercise is being undertaken by Perrett Laver who will support TDA in identifying the widest possible field of qualified candidates and assist in their assessment against the requirements for the role.

To apply, or to download further information on the required qualifications, skills, and experience for the role, please visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/ quoting reference 5872. The closing date for applications is noon Friday 24th June.