BirdWatch Ireland - Chief Executive Officer

Application deadline: 
Thursday, 10. October 2019 - 23:45

Exciting opportunity for experienced professional to lead BirdWatch Ireland, the largest independent conservation organisation in Ireland. As Chief Exectuive Officer, the successful candidate can directly influence the future protection and conservation of wild birds and biodiversity both in Ireland and internationally. 
Key responsibilities and duties will include managing staff, developing membership and funding opportunities, representing BirdWatch ireland, developing the organisation's strategy and vision for the future, and managing the operational and supporting functions of the organisation and ensuring compliance with all regulatory and governance frameworks. 
A minimum of 10 years senior management experience is essential, with a strong understanding of accounts, budgeting and Human Resources (HR); experience of setting strategic direction and delivering the required outcomes through leading and managing teams; strong interpersonal and communication skills; and in indepth knowledge of nature conservation in Ireland. 
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Please note, BirdLife International is only advertising this vacancy and will not accept applications for this position.