Job applications welcome for title Development and Partnerships Manager role

28 Sep 2022

Development and Partnerships Manager

Contract: Permanent            

Location: 42-43 Amiens Street, D1,
initially remote, in-office or hybrid in 2023

The Asthma Society of Ireland is now seeking a Development and Partnerships Manager (5 days per week).


The Asthma Society of Ireland is the voice of asthma in Ireland. We champion change to prevent asthma deaths. The Society supports people with asthma through the provision of services, empowering them to control the condition and providing health promotion programmes. We collaborate with healthcare organisations, we well as healthcare, research, and education professionals to improve our understanding of how asthma works and how to combat it.

Our vision is that everyone in Ireland with asthma lives a full life, symptom free. Our mission is to eliminate asthma deaths and transform the lives of people with asthma.



At a time of significant change and growth, the Asthma Society has an exciting opportunity for an experienced, ambitious, and innovative Development and Partnerships Manager to join their team. The Society recently completed a 3-year Financial Resilience and Sustainability Strategy to achieve annual targets around income, partnerships, stewardship, and prospecting. The new Development and Partnerships Manager will lead and deliver on this plan and will assume responsibility for achieving the Asthma Society’s annual fundraising goals. They will maximise annual income from all private and corporate sources, including corporate partnerships, corporate sponsorships, Trusts and Foundations, memberships retention and recruitment, Individual Philanthropy, and the delivery of an authentic flagship event (Take A Breath). They will manage and develop a dynamic fundraising team that will work together towards the organisational goal of ending asthma deaths in Ireland by 2030.

To succeed in this role, you will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior donor engagement, or senior sales role with experience working to and achieving on ambitious, attainable targets. Your experience will be a natural fit for the management of good relationships with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders. You will have excellent financial and reporting skills and be an enthusiastic and committed team member. You will be knowledgeable of the donor landscape nationally and internationally with evidential experience of developing networks to generate fundraising income.

If you are an experienced senior development manager who thrives on generating income growth and new opportunities and you appreciate the significance of the work that ASI undertakes, this may be the job for you! 



Please email for the full job description, candidate information pack, and application details for this role. Please use the job title Development and Partnerships Manager ASI, as the subject of your email. 

The recruitment campaign for the role of Development and Partnerships Manager is being managed exclusively on behalf of the Asthma Society of Ireland by non-profit specialist recruitment consultancy CCI Executive Search.