Maritime Events Manager at Ocean to City & Cork Harbour Festival
Crosses Green House, Crosses Green, Cork City
Maritime Events Manager
Ocean to City & Cork Harbour Festival
Meitheal Mara, Cork’s community boatyard and maritime training centre, wishes to recruit an experienced events manager for the annual Ocean to City An Ras Mór and Cork Harbour Festival. The position is for the equivalent of 32 hours weekly.
The role is based in Meitheal Mara’s offices at Crosses Green House with a contract up to 31/12/2024 in the first instance. Flexibility on the distribution of hours will be required in order to meet the demands of the position. The salary offered is the pro-rata equivalent of € 36,504 pa (under review).
Ocean to City – An Rás Mór is part of Cork Harbour Festival (1-10 June 2024) which features over a week of harbour-wide events annually supported by Cork City Council, Cork County Council, the Port of Cork and Fáilte Ireland. It serves as an important expression of the work of Meitheal Mara and local maritime traditions. The festival is coordinated by Meitheal Mara with over 50 events both on and off the water attracting over 30,000 visitors annually to the region.
The successful candidate will have strong event management experience coupled with experience in managing and coordinating a mixed team of staff and volunteers in a community setting.
The ideal candidate will have:
Applications enclosing a two-page (maximum) CV with a cover letter highlighting relevant experience for this position may be sent to: Cathy Buchanan, General Manager, Meitheal Mara, Crosses Green House, Crosses Green, Cork or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 7th December 2023.
Interviews for those successfully shortlisted will be held before 20/12/2023. The ideal start date is early January 2023.
87 days ago