Job Opportunity at Music Network: Development Officer

Posted on 18 Mar 2020


Music Network seeks to recruit a dynamic, experienced and highly-motivated professional to fulfil the role of Development Officer. This new, full-time position has been created with the support of Business to Arts and the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht as part of the Fundraising Fellowship, Ireland programme. The successful candidate will participate in a structured programme of mentoring and development activities delivered by Business to Arts and their partners. Details on how to apply, plus a Job Description and Person Specification are available here: The closing date for applications is Monday 20th April, 2020 at 4pm. 

Full details:

Music Network is a national music touring and development organisation, passionate about making live music happen. The organisation holds a unique position in the Irish music sector and is seen as a highly valuable resource for the development and presentation of quality live music in Ireland.

Music Network is seeking to appoint a Development Officer. The Development Officer will deliver year-round Development and Fundraising initiatives. The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in the key aspects of arts marketing/fundraising and a genuine interest in music. The key focus of this role is revenue generation – e.g. through bespoke engagement initiatives (Friends and Corporate Membership Schemes) and excellent relationship management (Corporate Sponsorship and Partnerships). Based at Music Network’s offices on Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin, the contract is offered on a two-year fixed term basis initially, with a six month probation period.

A detailed Job Description and Person Specification is available here:

Application Process

Interested candidates are invited to apply by providing the following 2 items using the guidelines below: -

1. A well-presented CV

2. A covering letter that engages with the opportunity presented by the role

Email is the preferred option for applications ( with ‘Development Officer’ in the subject line, by 4 p.m. on Monday 20 April, 2020.