Reporting to the Ard Stiúrthóir/Chief Executive, the post holder will act as a member of the Association’s senior management team.
The Head of Commercial and Communications will be the ‘brand guardian’ for camogie in Ireland, and must retain a big picture vision for the future of the game while managing the day-to-day responsibilities of the post.
S/he has full responsibility for the design, delivery and evaluation of marketing, sales promotion and communication strategies for the Camogie Association to further grow and develop player participation and attendance at games.
S/he has responsibility for identifying, developing and maximising all sponsorship, partnership and other commercial opportunities that will help drive revenue.
The Head also has responsibility for actively planning, managing and monitoring the commercial, marketing and PR budget.
The post holder will lead and manage work that will generate positive public awareness of Camogie and the Camogie Association and its unique position in Irish sport.
The Association has just finalised a new National Development Plan Our Sport Our Future 2016-2019 and this post has a key role to achieve the targets of the Plan. This is downloadable from http://www.camogie.ie/national-development-plan.asp
The appointment will be on a fixed term contract basis of 5 years.
A full job description and application form is downloadable from http://www.camogie.ie/careers.asp
The closing date for applications is Thursday 28th April 2016. Interviews are scheduled for 23rd May 2016.