Vacancy – Advocacy Campaign Manager

Limerick Mental Health Association is seeking an Advocacy Campaign Manager on a six-month contract basis for 2 days per week. This role may be suited to someone with a project management, event management, media and fundraising background.

Summary of Duties:

Under the general supervision of the LMHA Manager, the Advocacy Campaign Manager this position is responsible for the coordination and support of the organisation’s fundraising events in particular the coordination of Limerick Mental Health Week and developing relationships to engage companies under their corporate social responsibility programmes. The role requires:

  • The orchestration of, and hands-on involvement in, all event fundraising and event activities;
  • Development and management of event committees and volunteers;
  • Development of creative communications strategy to develop new and existing corporate and business relationships and
  • Assist with the solicitations of monetary and in-kind support for sponsorships, auctions, fundraising activities, event marketing and outreach.

Timeframe:

May – Nov 2021

Essential Functions:

    • Plan and coordinate LMHA fundraising events.
    • Solicitation of sponsorship for monetary and in-kind support.
    • Directing of event timelines and associated staff and volunteer activities to ensure all elements of the event are delivered on time.
    • Project management for Limerick Mental health week
    • Goal setting and budget management.
    • Identification of key players in the community where connections can be leveraged.
    • Commitment to the mission, values, goals, and success of LMHA.
    • Management of volunteer event planning committees.
    • Keeping Social Media content up-to-date with all event and LMHA information.
    • Keep and update Constant Contact database.

Submission and Evaluation Process

Candidates are asked to submit a CV and short cover letter outlining their interest in the role to tracey@limerickmentalhealth.ie by 23 April 2021.

Interviews will be conducted remotely by video conference with a proposed start date in May.

Submission and Evaluation Process

Candidates are asked to submit a CV and short cover letter outlining their interest in the role to tracey@limerickmentalhealth.ie by 23 April 2021.

Interviews will be conducted remotely by video conference with a proposed start date in May.