Marine Institute

Marketing and Communications Manager

Vacancy Area: 
Manager / Team Leader

Location: Wilton Park House, Wilton Place, Dublin 2

The Marine Institute’s Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) is currently recruiting for an experienced innovative marketing and communications professional to implement and further develop the IMDO’s marketing and communications strategies.

The Marketing & Communications Manager will creatively promote IMDO business activities using various online and social media platforms, while also developing reports, e-zines and press releases to further enhance the IMDO brand and communicate Ireland’s maritime opportunities to audiences both nationally and internationally.

The successful candidate will also manage an annual programme of events and trade missions in support of the above strategies, while building and maintaining the office’s relationships with key stakeholders, current & potential clients and national & international companies.

To be considered for this opportunity you will have relevant education qualifications and/or professional training in marketing, communications and events complemented by a minimum of 2 years work experience in a marketing or communications role. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal / networking skills, with a proven ability to build and maintain professional relationships. You will also possess previous experience in the management of a range of communication mediums including websites, social media, e-zines, press releases, reports and business events.

For further information the full detailed Job Description can be downloaded from our website here.

If you are interested and meet the requirements for this opportunity, we would like to hear from you. Please send a detailed letter of application and an up to date C.V. to Human Resources, Marine Institute, Rinville, Oranmore, Co. Galway or email to recruitment [at] marine [dot] ie Please note email applications will only be accepted at this address and applications are not valid until you have received confirmation of your application.  All correspondence for this post should quote reference IMDO/MM/Aug 2017.

Closing date for applications:  All applications should be received by the Marine Institute in advance of 12:00 noon on Friday 25th August 2017. Please note that late applications will not be accepted. 

Closing Date: 
Friday, 25 August, 2017