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General Manager

Employer The Séamus Ennis Arts Centre
Location Dublin and the East
Specific Location Naul, North County Dublin, K32AY27
Salary Salary level: 38k+ (pro-rata) depending on experience
Closing Date June 30 2022


Due to expansion of its activities The Séamus Ennis Arts Centre is creating a new role of General Manager who will support the Director in providing a safe, clean and welcoming environment for all users of The Séamus Ennis Arts Centre. The role will mainly focus on building/facilties maintenance and ensuring the highest standards of health and safety in all aspects of operation.

Person Specification


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of facilities/property management
  • Knowledge and experience in health and safety
  • Proven track record in delivering successful projects on time and on budget
  • People management experience with a knowledge of sound HR practice
  • Strong organisational and multitasking skills and ability to work on own initiative
  • Excellent communication and relationship management skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft tools such as Outlook, Word, Excel, Teams etc.
  • Own transport and full driving licence essential
  • Willingness to work occasional evenings and weekends if required
  • Friendly and courteous in dealing with the public
  • Ability to contribute effectively to a small team
  • The successful candidate will be subject to Garda vetting


  • Experience of management in the arts or cultural sector

Terms & Conditions

  • This is a part-time role – initially 3 days per week.
  • Location: Work will predominantly need to take place onsite due to the nature of the role
  • Hours of work: Normally during office hours but flexibility will be required to work outside of those hours should the work of contractors or the demands of events require it.
  • 25 days holidays per annum, pro-rata
  • Contract Duration: Permanent (with 6-month probation period)
  • Salary level: 38k+ (pro-rata) depending on experience



Applications, including a CV and cover letter, should be submitted by e-mail to [email protected]


Closing date for applications: June 30 2022 at 5pm

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