Current Opportunities

Age Action is the leading advocacy organisation on ageing and older people in Ireland.  Our mission is to achieve fundamental change in the lives of all older people by eliminating age discrimination, promoting positive ageing and securing their right to comprehensive and high quality services. Our vision is that Ireland becomes the best country in which to grow older.


Regional Fundraiser – Cork

Age Action is seeking to employ a Regional Fundraiser to undertake the development of our fundraising activities in the Cork area. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, ability to speak and write fluently in English, proven track record in project management, presentation and organisational skills with a minimum of three years experience working in a fundraising environment and in the not for profit sector. An in-depth knowledge of event management and planning successful campaigns is essential. This is a part-time post (21 hours per week).
Applications by letter outlining your suitability for the post (maximum 300 words), with CV and details of two referees in word format by email to: by 12 noon on Friday 17th April 2015. Interviews scheduled for week beginning 27th April 2015.
For a full job description click here.
Informal enquiries in confidence are welcome to Daragh Matthews on 01 4756989.


Age Action is opposed to discrimination and the best candidate will be appointed regardless of age, disability, gender, ethnicity or other grounds.


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