Active Retirement Ireland (ARI) is a voluntary organisation for older people with a national membership of over 24,500 people and over 550 local associations. Founded in 1978 and currently organised into nine regional councils, the movement’s principal aim is to help men and women, who are retired or semi-retired, from paid or unpaid work, to lead a full, happy and healthy retirement by offering organised opportunities for a wide range of activities – holidays, outings and socials; creative and learning programmes; indoor and outdoor sports and community work. Members range in age from 50 -100+ years and cover a range of socio-economic backgrounds.
Reporting to the Operations & Finance Manager, the Membership Support Officer will provide support within the National Office to the Active Retirement Ireland membership. Please note, this is a part-time position for 3 days per week. ARI’s office is based in Dublin 7, however, they are open to considering home based working for 1 – 2 days per week.
The ideal candidate will have:
- At least 3 years’ proven experience in administration roles
- Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, in particular Word, Excel and Outlook
- Ability to adapt to changing priorities and thrive in a fast-paced work environment
- Excellent communication skills, with a willingness and ability to work with and contribute to the team
- Enthusiasm for the aims and objectives of Active Retirement Ireland
ARI promotes an independent attitude to ageing and challenges attitudes and perceptions of older people – in this rewarding role you will have the opportunity to work with a very active and vocal membership of older people.
If you’re a natural communicator and organiser with a collaborative work ethic who can juggle multiple tasks and deadlines whilst paying close attention to detail, then this could be the role for you!
The recruitment campaign for the role of Membership Support Officer is being managed exclusively on behalf of Active Retirement Ireland by not-for-profit specialist recruitment consultancy CCI Executive Search.
If you would like to find out more about this role, please email [email protected] to request the full job description and information pack prior to making your application.
Closing Date: 12pm Friday 13th of August 2021