Head of Communications & Public Affairs at The Heritage Council

Reporting to the Chief Executive the post-holder will manage internal and external communications of The Heritage Council in order to support the Council’s role as the credible policy advisory authority of Ireland’s national heritage.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
The main duties of the role include but are not limited to:
• Lead the Communications Team to promote the activities of the Council, both internally and externally and act as custodian of the organisation’s profile, image and perception.
• To optimise and lead the delivery of the Council’s objectives through the development of strong and effective relationships with all stakeholders and specifically the heritage sector.
• To promote interest, knowledge and pride in the national heritage and to facilitate its enjoyment and appreciation in accordance with The Heritage Acts 1995 and 2018 and The Heritage Council’s Strategic Plan.
• To prepare and deliver a Public Affairs Strategy.

Further Information
The Job Information booklet and selection process guide are available at www.sigmar.ie/heritage-council

Closing Date for Applications: December 3rd 2021 by 17.00 (Late Applications will not be considered)

Applications to be sent via this link: www.sigmar.ie/heritage-council