Would you like to Join Our Team?

We’re looking for a Business Development Executive to join our team. So, if you’re interested in supporting the growth of STEM education and skills in the Midlands, please have a look at the ad below and contact us for more details.

Business Development Executive
(Part Time Role 3 Days per week)

The Business Development Executive will be a key role in the development of Atlantic Corridor’s work in the promotion of STEM [Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths] Education.
About Atlantic Corridor:
Atlantic Corridor is an innovative development company, funded by a mixture of public and private sources. Its work in the promotion of STEM education in the Midlands is widely acknowledged and highly valued. The Business Development Executive will play a key role in the growth and sustainability of this work. The successful candidate will be responsible for cultivating and securing new public, corporate, foundation and private philanthropic relationships/funding to support Atlantic Corridor in its mission to grow STEM education and skills in the midlands. The current work programme includes the Midlands Science Festival, SWIM [Science With Inspirational Mentors], JUMP Math, Midlands Science Diaspora Network and a range of events and initiatives focussed on STEM issues.

Further information is available on www.atlanticcorridor.ie and on www.midlandsscience.ie

The following are the key requirements for the position:

Education:
Third level qualification or professionally trained with appropriate qualifications.
Desirable experience:
• Minimum of three years fundraising experience or equivalent (private sector sales or capital fundraising experience in a target driven environment would be considered as comparable).
• Demonstrated experience in managing and implementing a comprehensive development programme via corporate partnerships.
• Excellent networking skills with proven experience of working with key stakeholder audiences, in particular at senior corporate level in the private sector and with high net worth individuals, but also government, foundations, university sector.
How to Apply:
Apply in confidence by email only with covering letter outlining your key experience and suitability for the role, together with a full CV to:

Jackie Gorman at jgorman@atlanticcorridor.ie
Application email must include this subject line: Business Development Executive position. The deadline for applications is 12pm Fri Mar 4th. Please note canvassing will disqualify.
Atlantic Corridor is an equal opportunities employer.
Atlantic Corridor is signatory to the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising under the auspices of the ICTR (Irish Charities Tax Research).