Communications Executive - Transparency International Ireland

The Irish chapter of the global anti-corruption organisation, Transparency International seeks a Communications Executive to help raise awareness of its work with whistleblowers, employers, policymakers and the general public. 

Company Transparency International Ireland
Location Dublin
Apply by 12 August 2022
Position / Title Communications Executive
Department Communications
Reporting to Programme Manager, Chief Executive
Direct Reports Programme Manager, Chief Executive
Contract Type 12 months with the possibility of extension
How To Apply

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The Communications Executive will help increase awareness of Transparency International (TI) Ireland’s work with particular emphasis on the Speak Up Helpline, the Transparency Legal Advice Centre (TLAC) and the Integrity at Work initiative. The Executive will also help with related fundraising and public information initiatives for TI Ireland and provide support on events, training and general office administration as required.


Communications and Marketing

  • Create, execute and monitor online and social media communications through creative and engaging content writing across all digital channels
  • Assist in the production/editing of newsletters, reports and other communications materials
  • Coordinate the design and production of relevant promotional materials
  • Manage media and communications databases
  • Assist with the maintenance and update of the TI Ireland website
  • Implement search engine optimisation, social media, email and mobile marketing
  • Monitor and evaluate relevant communications and campaigns

Media relations

  • Identify contacts with national and local broadcast, digital and print media
  • Assist with media communication on related TI Ireland issues, campaigns and events
  • Monitor media activity on anti-corruption, whistleblowing, ethics and related areas where relevant

Fundraising and Stakeholder Engagement

  • Maintain a database and calendar of trusts, foundations and grant opportunities
  • Support the development of related fundraising materials and communications
  • Support engagement and communications with key stakeholders


  • Support the organisation of and communications surrounding relevant events e.g., conferences, roundtable meetings and seminars
  • Support the administration of training courses and workshops
  • Provide general office administrative support as required



Experience in two or more of the following is desirable

  • Delivery of communications, public relations and/or marketing campaigns
  • Management of social media platforms
  • Development of fundraising and/or supporter engagement campaigns
  • Writing, proof-reading and editing communications materials
  • Organisation of and delivering online and offline events



  • Fully fluent in English, with excellent writing skills and clear writing style
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills
  • Excellent inter-personal skills
  • A high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office apps


  • Excellent and extensive knowledge of digital marketing platforms
  • A good understanding of all analytics - marketing, Google, and social media


  • A flexible approach with the ability to multi-task in a busy environment
  • Creative with the ability to generate engaging communications
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Self-starter with the ability to carry out projects from conception to implementation
  • Engaged by the mission of Transparency International Ireland
  • Evidence of interest in Irish politics and government


A relevant third-level qualification


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